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