Smith honored

Roscoe’s Caden Smith has recently received more postseason football honors.Smith, a 6-3, 240-pound senior, was chosen this week by the Abilene Reporter-News to its All-Big Country Class 1A Football Team as a defensive lineman after a season in which he record-ed 109 tackles. In addition, Smith received honorable mention to the team on offense at quarterback.Also, Smith has been nominated as an Old Spice Player of the Year, making him among a select group of players eligible to be selected as a national Old Spice Player of the Year and be honored in a full-page feature in USA Today. The program honors athletes who are able to elevate their play and step up when the heat is really on and embody lead-ership, performance and desire, and serve as exam-ples to their teammates on and off the field. Smith is also eligible to be named one of 50 national Players of the Year and receive a plaque and other awards.