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Members of the Mt. Blue High School football team were described as great leaders, dedicated, good sports and gracious during a reception to honor the varsity players for winning the Class B State Championship. RSU 9 school directors held the brief ceremony during the Board of Directors meeting. Zak Kendall, one of five captains, thanked the board and the community on behalf of the team for all of the support they received. "We owe a lot of our success to you guys," Kendall said. Ten players made all conference. Head Coach Gary Parlin was named Coach of the Year, Bradley Jackson, Defensive Player of the Year and Jordan Whitney, Offensive Player of the Year. From left are Coach Parlin, and Capts. Jackson of Wilton, Whitney of Industry, Kendall of New Sharon, Nick Hyde of Temple and Chad Luker of Industry. Coach Peter Franchetti is hidden behind Parlin.