US Army All American 2014 Player of the Year Nominees

Updated: November 26, 2013

(ROCKAWAY, N.J.) November 20, 2013 – The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee has nominated 16 high school seniors for the 2014 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award, considered high school football’s highest honor.  The U.S. Army Player of the Year award is given to the Nation’s most outstanding senior high school football player. The six finalists for the award will be announced on November 26, 2013.


The U.S. Army Player of the Year will be crowned during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Awards Show on January 3, 2014, in San Antonio, where the winner will be presented with the Ken Hall Trophy, modeled after high school football legend Ken “Sugar Land Express” Hall.


The selection process began this fall as players were evaluated by coaches from around the country and the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee. The 2014 U.S. Army Player of the Year Nominees are (in alphabetical order):


Last Name First Name Position High School City State
Kyle Allen QB Desert Mountain High School Scottsdale AZ
KD Cannon WR Mount Pleasant High School Mt. Pleasant TX
Nick Chubb RB Cedartown Heritage School Cedartown GA
Leonard Fournette RB St. Augustine High School New Orleans LA
Roye Freeman RB Imperial High School Imperial CA
Will Grier QB Davidson Day High School Davidson NC
Da’Shawn Hand DL Woodbridge High School Woodbridge VA
Elijah Hood RB Charlotte Catholic High School Charlotte NC
Marshon Lattimore DB Glenville High School Cleveland OH
Sony Michel RB American Heritage High School Fort Lauderdale FL
Joe Mixon RB Freedom High School Oakley CA
Jabril Peppers DB Paramus Catholic High School Paramus NJ
Trey Quinn WR Barbe High School Barbe LA
Curtis Samuel DB Erasmus Hall High School Brooklyn NY
Soloman Thomas DL Coppell High School Coppell TX
Deshaun Watson QB Gainesville High School Gainesville FL