Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

February 11, 2014

Giles places four on VHSL all-state football team

Staff report

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The Virginia High School League finally released its 2013 Group 2A All-State football team on Monday, choosing just a first team.

Local honorees included four Giles performers, who led the Spartans to the 2A state championship. They include RB Brett Whitlow, OL Cody Rhodes, DB John Teats and Dakota Shrader, who was chosen an all-purpose defensive performer.

Richlands defensive back Ben Brown was also chosen to the squad.

The Group 1A squad will be released at a later date.