Riverdale quarterback Avaun Rucker (7) throws a pass during the Raiders’ game this season at Pebblebrook.

Four Clayton County athletes earned all-state honors in football from the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association.

Riverdale quarterback Avaun Rucker and wide receiver Derwin Burgess were recognized in Class AAAA North, as was Mount Zion defensive back Taarik Brett. Lovejoy defensive lineman Israel Nwokocha was on the Class AAAAAA South all-state list.

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