Seven Rams notch 2A All-WSL football kudos |

Seven Rams notch 2A All-WSL football kudos

Phil Sandoval

The magnificent seven.

That’s how the Class 2A Western Slope Conference football coaches look at the septet of Roaring Fork High School players they voted to the 2002 all-conference team.

All-purpose running back James Leonard heads the list of Ram players who finished second in the WSC with a 6-1 conference record and a repeat appearance at the 2A state playoffs.

Leonard, according to the Rocky Mountain News’ Web site, led the team in yards rushing and passes caught.

The junior ended the season with 915 yards of total offense. As a runner, Leonard averaged 9.2 yards per-carry.

Other Ram offensive standouts making the all-conference squad include senior Chad Minor and juniors Max Green and Dan Markoya.

Minor caught nine passes for 146 yards and added 133 more yards as a runner. Green amassed 308 yards in nine receptions along with playing a dual role as Roaring Fork’s kicker.

Three Ram linemen, Quinn Garvik, a senior, and juniors Misel Fernandez and Garrett Jammeron were also selected.

Four Basalt High School players were honored. Longhorns earning the nod included A.J. Summers, Sac Southward, Kaleb Nye and Ross Ungler.

John Ramunno of Eagle Valley was voted Coach of the Year. Eagle Valley senior John Saldana earned the Lineman of the Year award and Kurt Kissner from Cedaredge was voted as the conference’s Back of the Year.

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