Denison duo, led by Wagoner, receives all-state football honors

Herald Democrat
Denison's Landon Ellis (left) and Keebler Wagoner earned all-state honors for the 2020 football season.

The Denison Yellow Jackets had two members of its secondary earn Class 5A all-state accolades for the 2020 season by the Texas Sports Writers Association.

Senior Keebler Wagoner was a second-team all-state selection after totaling 83 tackles (63 solo), four interceptions, nine pass break-ups and seven blocked kicks (four punts, three field goals) on special teams.

Senior Landon Ellis was named honorable mention all-state after finishing with 11 tackles, two interceptions, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery for a touchdown.

They are the first Yellow Jackets to get all-state honors since Tre Lyday and Taivian Rucker in 2016.