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Ellis Named Defensive Player of the Year, Patton Coach of the Year

Posted by Alan on December 12, 2012 3:41 PM | (Not Filed) |

ELLIS_BROOKS.pngHootens.com has named FHS senior Brooks Ellis as the 2012 7A Defensive Player of the Year in its annual awards announcement on December 10. Ellis had 114 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, 4 forced fumbles, 4 sacks, 2 pass breakups, and a QB hurry this season in helping lead the Bulldogs to their second consecutive 7A state championship.

Ellis has verbally committed to play football for the University of Arkansas next year.

FHS head coach Daryl Patton was named the 2012 7A Coach of the Year at the banquet. Patton coached the Bulldogs to three consecutive state championship games, winning two of the three.

FHS senior quarterback was a finalist for the 2012 7A Offensive Player of the Year.