Knights News · Three local Wayne County Athletes


Three local players have received the honor of being selected as one of the nation’s top youth football teams.  They beat Mexico 26-0 and then beat Indiana Select 25 – 6 on Friday 11/30/18 and Saturday 12/01/18.  Since the team was successful in the regional rounds by winning the Mid East Regional Championship they have been designated as one of the eight best teams in the country. They have earned a bid to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio for a chance to compete for the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame World Youth Championship. The Championship rounds will be played in Canton from December 7th – 10th, 2018.
The local Players are:
Kevin L. Handley Jr. – #50 – Dennis Intermediate School
Brad Van Vleet – #11 – Test Intermediate School
Caleb Harmon #34 – Northeastern Middle School