DRACUT -- Dracut Pop Warner would like to congratulate those cheerleaders and football players who were selected as 2017 New England Region Pop Warner Little Scholars.

The Middies had 16 selections to the First and Second teams. They were invited to attend the 21st Annual New England Pop Warner Scholar Banquet at the New England Patriots' East Putnam Club House, where they were recognized for their accomplishments.

First-team football players are fifth-grader Dylan Eld, sixth-graders Timin Carter, Riley Nichols and Adlai Soucy, seventh-grader Cameron Ritchie, and eighth-grader Brian Kukulski

First-team cheerleaders are fifth-grader Jenna Dowling and eighth-grader Skyla Murray.

Second-team cheerleaders are sixth-graders Isabella Jezak, Selena Jussaume and Jillian Meeker, and eighth-graders Rylee Angel Marte, Ashleigh Forestell and Nicole Pinard

Second-team football players are seventh-grader Troy Brown, and eighth-grader Sean Cawthron.