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Billings Senior's Gabe Sulser intercepts the ball thrown to Helena's Zach Huth during the Class AA state championship football game at Wendy's Field at Daylis Stadium on Nov. 17. The 72nd East-West Shrine Game rosters were announced with the Class AA state champion Senior Broncs placing five players on the East side roster, including Sulser.

BRONTE WITTPENN, Gazette staff

BILLINGS — Christmas is here!

And with that, the 2018 East-West Shrine Game rosters have also been announced. 

The Class AA state champion Billings Senior Broncs have the most representation on the East roster with five players. Gatorade Montana Football Player of the Year Gabe Sulser and Class AA Defensive MVP Nolan Askelson will take the field, as will their high school teammates Blake Allred, Micah Ans and Ben LaBeau. 

Billings West and Billings Skyview will each field three players in the game. Tyler Buckingham, Nick Clawson and Si Ryan IV will represent the Golden Bears. Branson Frost, Niklas Nordstog and Bruce Spang will all suit up for the Falcons. 

Billings Central's lone representative for the game will be running back Ben Voss. BJ Hatcher will represent the Laurel Locomotives. 

The Sidney Eagles will see the second-most representation for the East with four players. Great Falls CMR, Miles City, Huntley Project and Bozeman all have three members. 

Helena Capital is the most represented team on the West roster, matching Senior with five players.

The 72nd annual East-West Shrine Game will be played in Great Falls on July 21, 2018.