Boys Junior Varsity Football, Boys Varsity Football · 2017 All-Region Football Selections


Nine Riverdale Raiders were selected to the 2017 Region 3-AAAAA All Region team.

First Team All-Region

DL Dante Walker (JR) was selected 1st team All-Region defense for the second consecutive year.  Walker led the Raiders with 63 tackles and 9 sacks.  The Junior DL holds offers from Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi State and South Carolina.

TE Jaylin Lay (JR) was selected 1st team All Region offense.  He had 29 reception and 4 TD.  He holds offer Syracuse, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Western Kentucky and Oregon St.

WR Derwin Burgess, Jr. (FR) was selected 1st team All-Region offense.  He led the team with 42 receptions and over 708 yards receiving and 8 TD.    Burgess is the first freshman to be named 1st team All-Region in school history.

2nd Team All-Region

DT Wykevious Thomas (JR) was selected 2nd team All-Region defense.

Five Raiders were selected honorable mention:

RB Phalon Daniels (SO)

OL Dezmeon Clemons (JR)

DL LeMarcus Washington (SR)

DL Pearce Brown (FR)

LB Chris King (SO)