Seven local players named to MHSFCA All-Region Football Teams
The Portland community was well represented when the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association recently announced its All-Region teams for 2020.
From Portland High School, Reese Townsend (OL), Chandler Murton (LB) and Cameron Roof (K) were named to the Division 5 Region 18 team.
From St. Patrick School, Chase Fitzsimmons (OL), Connor Cross (QB), Derec Fedewa (RB) and Shane Cook (WR) were named to the 8-Player Division 2 Region 1 team.
According to the association, all-region selections were made from member coaches throughout the state of Michigan. The all-region teams are the first step for a player and coach to be named All-State and to the Dream Team.
PHS coach John Novara and St. Patrick’s coach Pat Russman were awarded regional coach of the year honors in their respective divisions.
Founded in in March of 1972, the MHSFCA is devoted to the promotion of high school football. You can read more about the association at http://www.mhsfca.com/