GATLINBURG, Tenn. — A trio of coverage-area seniors hit the high school football field one last time Wednesday afternoon.
New Miami’s Donovan Howard, along with Edgewood’s Ashton Arvin and Hunter Gage, participated in the Crown Classic All-American Game in Gatlinburg, Tenn., at the Rocky Top Sports Complex.
CCPA football coach Jeremy Pflug ran the 3-day event and was the head coach of the Jaguars on Wednesday. New Miami assistant coach Ken Ritchie was the head coach of the Rattlers.
Brandon Schon and Donnie Howard, also from New Miami, helped coach the Rattlers as assistants. Hamilton’s Keonte Chambers also was an assistant for the Rattlers.
Howard, Arvin and Gage played on the Rattlers, who fell to the Jaguars. St. Bernard’s Zykeem Hundley took home Player of the Game honors for the Jaguars.
The two rosters included 40 high school seniors from eight different states: