WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Three players from the Caldwell High School football team were recognized on the All-Essex County Group 1-3 football second team for 2019.

The team, which was voted on by county coaches, includes junior running back Jeff LaQuagia, senior offensive lineman Brendan Coughlin and junior linebacker Tyler Nolan of Caldwell.

LaQuaglia rushed for more than 600 yards in 2019 to lead Caldwell, many of them by running behind Coughlin’s blocks. Nolan was the leading tackler on the team.

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The Chiefs also were represented by senior running back Joe Jenkins and junior linebacker Connor Blanchette, both as honorable mentions.