Estill HIgh Junior Kenton Roberts was honored during half-time of Estill’s basketball game with Powell County last Friday, but it wasn’t for his outstanding play on the basketball court.
Roberts was voted Class 3-A District 6 player of the year for his outstanding play on the football field during the 2009 season by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association.
Roberts rushed for 1,675 yards as part of the number one rushing team in Class 3-A. He was ranked third in the state averaging 140 yards per game. He scored 25 touchdowns and along with a number of two-point conversions scored 154 points. He was ranked fifth in ponts per game with an average of 12. 8.
His record includes 105 tackles, one interception and one fumble recovery.
Kenton is the son of Byron and Kelli Roberts.