Posted On: 01/22/21 9:24 AM

We continue with our series breaking down the 2020 season with the defensive selections from Group 2 who were named First-Team.

DL: Kenny FletcherKennyFletcher6'3" | DLDelran | 2022StateNJ, Delran | Jeff Jordan, Audubon | Matt Shea, Hawthorne | Sean Cooper, Lenape Valley

Defensive lineman were able to step up and it began with Fletcher from Delran. He was a true run stuffer with the ability to get to the quarterback. Both Jordan and Shea have great size up the middle while Cooper controlled the line for Lenape Valley.

LB: Luke Burns, Bernards | Jamie Mazzacco, Shore | CJ RestoCJResto5'10" | LBCedar Creek | 2022StateNJ, Cedar Creek | Tyler Nolan, Caldwell

Group 2 had some of the best leaders in the middle of the defense. Burns and Mazzacco proved to be hard-hitting players with great speed. Resto was able to take over a leadership role beginning in Week 1 while Nolan was a tough-minded player. This is a group deserving of First-Team nods.

DB: Duce ChestnutDuceChestnut5'11" | DBCamden | 2021StateNJ, Camden | Quadir Fussell, Collingswood | Bryan Creamer, Ramsey

Chestnut was near the top of the state in terms of defensive back prospects. The Syracuse commit has great instincts and used them well throughout the season. Both Fussell

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