By Brett Voss.
After making the Class 1A playoffs for the second time in the last three season, the Meridian Yellowjackets were rewarded for their efforts as the District 9-1A, Division II runnerups. Led by senior Nick Prestwood, junior Levi Tweedle and sophomore Blaine Glass, the Jackets garnered 13 spots on the first team, seven second-team selections, and two more honorable mentions. “I am proud of our kids and the accomplishments they achieved both as a team and as individuals,” Meridian football head coach Todd Doughty said. “Injuries hurt us early, but our kids hung in there through a tough start and played great down the stretch in district.