It takes a Village–to host the FACA North-South All-Star game

The annual edition of the FACA’s North vs. South All-Star Classic kicks off in The Villages tomorrow afternoon at 1pm showcasing some of Florida’s bat talent up-and-down the peninsula. This season, there are 24 prospects from the BCP coverage area that will feature in Saturday’s contest. Last season, the North squad came back from a 28-7 deficit in the third quarter to defeat the south 29-28. The South Squad is coached by Winter Haven’s Charlie Tate, while the North is led by First Coast’s Marty Lee. The action gets underway at 1pm at The Villages Charter High School. Below is a list of the players from the area making an appearance.

S, Tommy Farmer – Land O’Lakes
RB, Deshawn Smith – Nature Coast Tech
TE/LS, Jacob Tinch – Weeki Wachee
OL, Joe Russum – Sunlake

DB, KJ Sails – East Bay
DB, Javonte Arius – Winter Haven
RB, Tyler King – Fort Meade
DB, Ohaji Hawkins – Winter Haven
QB, Chris Oladokun – Sickles
P, Nickolas Null – Manatee
DE, Nate Demint – Pinellas Park
DB, Taj Taylor – Largo
RB, Kavious Price – Manatee
K, Ben Rice – George Jenkins
WR, Nate Craig-Myers – Tampa Catholic
RB, Octavious James – Palmetto
DE, Matt Kramer – Lakeland
LB, Jake Hansen – East Lake
TE, Kahari Love – Mulberry
DT, Justin Andrews – Kathleen
DT, James Alexander – Plant City
OL, Sean Behrens – Newsome
OL, Wyatt Panaccione – Countryside
DT, Mike SMith Jr. – Frostproof