Playmaking wide receivers and versatile tight ends are an invaluable resource on offense in football.
In Hall County, there are ample gifted players at both positions.
Here’s a look at the top 10 wide receivers and tight ends in Hall County.
1. HUNTER FOUCHE, CHESTATEE: Senior wide receiver leads the county with 499 receiving yards on 25 receptions.
2. SETH LARSON, FLOWERY BRANCH: Speedy sophomore, who is a national champion wrestler, has 27 catches for 344 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Also, had a 90-yard kick return for a touchdown against Gainesville.
3. HAYDEN GOWIN, CHESTATEE: Senior has 17 catches for 354 yards and four scores for the War Eagles.
4. JAHEIM HAYES, FLOWERY BRANCH: Senior who has 20 catches for 311 yards and two scores for the Falcons.
5. DARIUS HOLCOMB, EAST HALL: Slender senior who has 32 catches for 368 yards this season.
6. JEREMIAH TELANDER, NORTH HALL: Junior tight end who leads the Trojans with nine catches for 191 yards, as well as serving as an elite blocker on the edge.
7. MARLION JACKSON, CHEROKEE BLUFF: Hard-to-tackle senior leads the unbeaten Bears with 8 of his 15 catches going for touchdowns and averages 21 yards per catch.
8. RYAN GRAVES, CHEROKEE BLUFF: Versatile sophomore who is talented in run blocking, pass protection and catching the occasional pass.
9. JA’QUEZ SIMS, GAINESVILLE: Junior wide receiver leads a talented group of Red Elephants receivers with 232 yards.
10. JQ DRINKARD, GAINESVILLE: One of the leading receiving targets for sophomore quarterback Baxter Wright.