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January 09, 2013JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – The Mount Pisgah football team had a region-high 14 players named to the All-Region 6-A South squad in December.
They placed four players on the first and second teams, while five more were given honorable mention.
First-teamers included seniors Flint Geier (offensive line), Dylan Dixon (defensive line), Ryan Felice (defensive back) and sophomore Shingy Chigwere (defensive line).
The offense was well represented on the second team with quarterback Aaron Winchester, running back Rondy Brownlee and wide receiver Oz Dixon. Jacob Delk was also named to the second team as a defensive back and punter.
Honorable mention recipients included Austin Harper (senior, running back), Patrick Messinger (junior, defensive back), Nicky Piccapietra (sophomore, linebacker), Tommy Pease (junior, tight end), Foster Gailey (senior, defensive end) and John O'Connor (sophomore, linebacker).
The Patriots finished the season 6-5 overall and 3-2 in region play. Pisgah qualified for the GHSA playoffs for the first time in school history, where they lost to No. 1-ranked Athens Academy 17-13.