Mexia News Staff Report
Six Mexia Blackcat football players have been selected to the 2014 Super Centex Football Team that was released by the Waco Tribune on Sunday, Jan. 18.
Players named to the team were Draeshaun Hanna, Tyrik Ray, Matron Gerald, Jaylen Gipson, Demitri Freeman and Karoan Tatum.
Hanna made the first team at running back. The 6-0, 190 lb. senior helped lead the Blackcats to a district championship, rushing for 2,187 yards on 209 carries and scoring 28 touchdowns. He also had two touchdowns coming out of the backfield as a receiver.
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