Marana senior Isaiah Roebuck earned an Ed Doherty Award Nomination Medallion for his efforts during Week 7, the Grand Canyon State Gridiron Club (GCSGC) announced today.
Isaiah Roebuck – SR/WR/DB – Marana
In a tough 49-35 Week 7 loss to Walden Grove, Roebuck made an impact on both sides of the ball. He caught 6 passes for 206yds and 3TDs, then recorded 10 tackles, an interception and fumble recovery on defense for the Tigers.
Roebuck was one of six players in Arizona to receive an award this week. By earning Ed Doherty Award Nomination Medallions, they will attend the end of season Ed Doherty Award Luncheon on Jan. 9, 2021 where one athlete will become the recipient of the Ed Doherty Award.
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NOTE: Andy Morales and Javier Morales are members of the Ed Doherty Selection Committee.
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014, he was awarded the Ray McNally Award in 2017, a 2019 AZ Education News award winner and he has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. He was the first in Arizona to write about high school beach volleyball and high school girls wrestling. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy is the Southern Arizona voting member of the Ed Doherty Award, recognizing the top football player in Arizona, and he was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Andy was named an Honorary Flowing Wells Caballero in 2019 and he was a member of the Amphi COVID-19 Blue Ribbon Committee and was given the Amphi Distinguished Service Award. Contact Andy Morales at firstname.lastname@example.org