ILWACO — Ilwaco receiver Parker Kaech, offensive lineman Bryan Sparks and linebacker Jeb Sheldon were named first team all-league football after helping Ilwaco to a third-place 4-3 Coastal Division finish.

Sheldon was also named to the second team offense as a running back, powered by a five-touchdown game against North Beach.

Alex Kaino was a second team receiver and honorable mention defensive back despite being slowed by an ankle injury early in the year. Sparks made second team as a defensive lineman, Kaech as a defensive back.

Pass-rushing linebacker Tenyson Ramsey was honorable mention, as was deep safety Trenton Cox. Cox and Kaino were also honorable mention kick returners. Ethan Personius was honorable mention kicker after a strong year kicking extra points.

Aaron Mead is a sports writer for the Chinook Observer. Contact him at 360-642-8181 or

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