Nine players from the Jacksonville Sharks were selected to the first team for the National Arena League.
Nine Jacksonville Sharks players earned selection to the National Arena League first team, announced by the league Thursday.
Jacksonville's nine selections lead the league. The Carolina Cobras and Massachusetts Pirates tied for second with four.
Sharks selections on offense are offensive linemen Jabari Buckley and Derrick Zeigler, fullback Alstevis Squirewell and wide receiver Devin Wilson. The Sharks' defensive first-teamers are defensive lineman Nick Woodman, linebackers Zack Brown and Cody Saul and defensive back Seth Ellis, the NAL's interceptions leader with 13.
Former Fleming Island High School and Jacksonville University kicker Brandon Behr was selected as the league's top kicker.
The Sharks meet Carolina for the NAL championship 7 p.m. Saturday at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. The final matches the two previous champions, Jacksonville from 2017 and Carolina from 2018, in the NAL's three-year history.