Amarillo Venom Players take Top Honors

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

VENOM VETERANS and ROOKIES make the CIF All-Conference Team

Amarillo, TX – The Champions Indoor Football League released its All-Conference list for the 2017 season.

Veteran Kicker Jacob Felton was named to the ALL CIF Team for the 2017 season. He was also named 1st Team Southern Division Kicker where he leads the league with 96.7% PAT.

Amarillo Venom Quarterback Nate Davis was named 1st Team Southern Conference Quarterback with 57 Touchdowns and 201.9 yards/game. Center Cameron Edwards was named 1st Team All-Conference for the first time in his career. “Having 3 great players named to the first team shows why we are ranked as second in the overall league with 3,667 yards offense,” said owner Stephanie Tucker.

Rookie Wide Receiver, Cedric Gilbert was named as 2nd Team Southern Conference with 17 TDs and 59.3 yards. Center Terry Banks, Jr was also named to the 2nd Team Southern Conference in the Center position. Helping the Venom on the other side of the ball, where the Amarillo Venom rank 2nd overall with their defense, is Defensive Back Donnie Duncan. He was also named to the 2nd Team Southern Conference team.

The Venom fell short in the Southern Conference Championship with a score of 71-77 against the Texas Revolution this past Monday. Venom Head Coach Julian Reese explained, “We are a young team with extreme talent, and I look forward to the off-season to continue to build yet another team ready to head to the Championship.”

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