Phillips named to all-ESD football team

Mitchell's Parker Phillips carries the ball against Sturgis earlier in the season.

The Eastern South Dakota all-conference football team was announced on Friday, with Parker Phillips being the lone Kernel representative.

The Mitchell junior had 1,098 rushing yards and 12 touchdowns this season on 192 carries heading into Friday’s playoff game against Pierre. He has topped 200 rushing yards three times this season, including a season-high 259 yards against Yankton on Sept. 27. Phillips ran for 107 yards and a touchdown in Mitchell’s first-round win over Sturgis.

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