Boys Freshman Football · 2018 JUNIOR HIGH POST SEASON AWARD


The Benton Junior High coaching staff recently presented awards to members of the 2018 Freshman Panther football team.

Inductees into the Benton Junior High Hall of Fame:  Cain Simmons (66 tackles, 7 interceptions, 189 yards receiving, 3 touchdowns), Gianni Vannucci (63 of 105 passing for 1,096 yards, 529 yards rushing, 12 touchdowns), Casey Johnson (785 yards rushing, 150 yards receiving, 8 touchdowns, 25 tackles), and Andre Lane (534 yards receiving, 161 yards rushing, 9 touchdowns, 17 tackles).

This year’s recipients of the Freddie Rhinehart Panther Pride Award:  Beau Wright (60 tackles, 7 tackles-for-loss), Andrew Armstrong (55 tackles, 14 tackles-for-loss) and Gage Ashalintubbi (11 tackles, fumble recovery – before his season was cut short due to injury).

Also honored to the first ever “Sco Squad” Award for outstanding effort on the scout team squad in practice:  Chase Boardman, Bridger Daniel, Christian Doyle, Parker Stone, and Asa Upton.

Congratulations to these 2018 Freshman Panthers on their award-winning season.