Blackwell has four named to academic all-state football team

A total of four Blackwell athletes — senior Cody Shamblin and juniors Mason Magness, Jayden Jones and Brian Mink — have received academic all-state football recognition from the Texas Six-Man Coaches Associa-tion. To qualify, athletes must be a junior or senior with an overall 90 or above average in all core subjects for the first two six-week grading periods.