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D-10, region stars alignment includes Knox, Crocker, 8 more Oilers, Knights

Eight more Oil City and Franklin players besides Ethen Knox and Cam Crocker were honored on District 10 and/or Region 4 all-star teams at the end of the 2022 season.

Oil City's Ethen Knox and Cam Crocker were later honored as all-staters and their accolades are listed above.

Leading the way of the "others' recognized were Oil City's Brayden McFetridge and Tanner Kightlinger, and Franklin's Nathan Pfennigwerth.

McFetridge, a senior defensive lineman, was first team on the JIM KELLY YDL sports network's All-District 10 team.

And so was Nathan Pfennigwerth, a junior punter from Franklin.

Tanner Kightlinger, an Oil City sophomore, was a second team offensive lineman on the JIM KELLY District 10 squad.

McFetridge made 71 tackles and he and junior LB Kevin Pearsall each had a school record breaking 17 TFLs.

Pfennigwerth, who doubles as a soccer star and does all this kicking for the football team, averaged 38.2 yards on 24 punts, including a long of 73 yards.

Five more players were named to the Region 4 (league) all-stars voted by the coaches and released by the Erie Times News.

Pictured below are (from left):

  • Kevin Pearsall, Oil City, second team all-region LB

  • Henry Milford, Oil City, second team all-region OL/DL

  • Alex Wible, Franklin, second team all-region TE

  • Carl Chelton, Oil City, first team all-region LB

  • Cole Buckley, Franklin, first team all-region WR/DB

  • Brayden McFetridge, Oil City, first team JIM KELLY District 10 DL, first team all-region DL

  • Tanner Kightlinger, Oil City,second team JIM KELLY District 10 OL, second team all-region OL

  • Nathan Pfennigwerth, Franklin, first team JIM KELLY District 10 punter, first team all-region K/P

Kevin Pearsall -- Oil City
Henry Milford -- Oil City
Alex Wible -- Franklin
Carl Chelton -- Oil City
Cole Buckley -- Franklin
Brayden McFetridge -- Oil City
Tanner Kightlinger -- Oil City
Nathan Pfennigwerth -- Franklin
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