After putting up a pair of eye-popping individual game performances en route to a 2,000-plus yard rushing season, Berwick High School standout Josh Jones will take his abilities to Searcy, Arkansas
Three local players were selected to the Class 3A Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s All-State teams.
Berwick High School had five players selected to six different positions on the All-District 8-3A football first team, including the district’s Co-Offensive Most Valuable Player.
Berwick High School running back Josh Jones, left, and quarterback Mitchell Sanford have reached career milestones this season. Jones has rushed for 4,000-plus yards and has nearly 4,700 yards combined rushing and receiving. Sanford has 6,400-plus yards passing and more than 7,400 yards combined passing and rushing. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Mitchell Sanford and Josh Jones have taken plenty of varsity snaps and quarter-back and running back during their four-year careers as members of the Berwick Panthers.
Berwick High School's Josh Jones, above, ran for 616 yards and nine touchdowns during Friday's 60-29 victory against North Vermilion in District 8-3A action in LeRoy. The total by Jones, if included in the National Federation of High School Associations' records, would rank as the sixth-best all-time mark, according to the list found on the association's website. Berwick will continue its season Friday when it opens the first round of the Class 3A playoffs on the road against Northwest High School. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Beverly Vincent)
Josh Jones found an opening, dodged a tackle, and he was gone.