DALLAS -- Lake Travis High School quarterback Garrett Gilbert is the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Player of the Year.
Gilbert was honored Friday, a day before he goes for his second
state championship in his final high school game. The future Texas
Longhorn will face Longview in the Class 4A Division I title game
The son of former NFL quarterback Gale Gilbert threw for 3,043
yards during the regular season with 38 touchdowns and just two
The 10 offensive and defensive players of the year on the Texas
APSE all-state teams are eligible to win the player of the year
award. It is voted on by sports writers and editors around the
The inaugural winner last year was Lamar Consolidated running
back Jacquizz Rodgers. He rushed for 1,253 yards as a freshman at
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