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Dennis Knight covers high schools sports for the Savannah Morning News. His blog, The Knight Shift, focuses on stories about local athletes.

 
Posted January 11, 2017 09:20 pm - Updated January 11, 2017 09:24 pm

Benedictine’s Harris named Maxpreps All-American

 

Benedictine senior linebacker Chris Harris has been named to the CBS Maxpreps Small Schools All-American team as a first-team linebacker.

Harris helped lead the Cadets to the Class 2A state title with a win over Fitzgerald. He led the Cadets with 123 tackles, including 11.5 TFL, with four sacks and a pair of fumble recoveries and was a first-team All-Savannah Morning News selection the last two seasons. He has 16 scholarship offers, including Georgia Southern, Cincinnati, Army and UCF. Vidalia’s Nate McBride, who has committed to Georgia, was also a first-team selection at linebacker.