Chris Orr named All-American

Wade Hampton High School senior Chris Orr was recently chosen and participated in the National Underclassmen All-American Game. The National Underclassmen All-American has a football game for each grade level in high school football.  Players are chosen among applicants from all over the U.S.  After being accepted, players are broken into two teams, North and South. Orr participated in training from Dec. 27-29 in Daytona Beach, Fla., and was selected as a captain for the South team along with other seniors. On Dec. 30 he started on defense, kickoff, kick return and the punt team. The South team won 41-38.  Orr plans to attend college in the fall and is currently trying to decide where he will attend.

Orr is the son of Tyra Orr and Chris Orr, of Hampton.