With the winter break coming to an end, it’s time to get back to the high school sports seasons. The winter sports season is already halfway over and local high school coaches and athletic directors all recently met to select and recognize the local student athletes from the fall season that have garnished All-League honors for their tremendous game play in their particular sport. Here are the Mountain Pass League’s fall sports honorees for the 2019 season:
Most Valuable Player, Offense: Kajiya Hollawayne, San Jacinto
Most Valuable Player, Defense: Kameron Rocha, San Jacinto
Most Valuable Players, Special Teams: Diego Esqueda, Beaumont; Armani Orange, Citrus Hill
First team: Sheldon Newton, San Jacinto; Juan Denny, San Jacinto; AJ Ojeda, San Jacinto; Damonce Williams, San Jacinto; Antoine Sullivan, San Jacinto; Eddie McCulloch, Beaumont; Thomas Brown, Beaumont; Logan Perez, Beaumont; Frankie Norwood, Beaumont; Kamari Ross, Beaumont; Bradley Fye, Hemet; Garrett Arnold, Hemet; Jose Rodriguez, Hemet; Ethan Leonard, Hemet; Jeremiah Graves, Hemet; Elijah Robinson, Citrus Hill; AJ Porter, Citrus Hill; Brandyn Carver, Citrus Hill; Travis Booth, Tahquitz; Ceasar Coleman, Tahquitz; Derek Mendoza, Tahquitz; Marcos Flores, West Valley; Muta Paaito, West Valley.
Second team: Nimoroto Alo, San Jacinto; Kelvin Davis, San Jacinto; LJ Vaifanua, San Jacinto; Chase Furtado, Beaumont; Coleman Kuntz, Beaumont; Gil Vargas, Beaumont; Frankie Castillo, Hemet; Dillon Snow, Hemet; Christian Briones, Hemet; Rocky Furrha, Citrus Hill; Artist Orange, Citrus Hill; Jaden Haywood, Tahquitz; Mike Jones, Tahquitz; Kevin Cayton, West Valley; Alejandro De La Cruz, West Valley; Tyrone Jackson.
Most Valuable Players: Katelyn Sonnier, Hemet, So; Anjola Thomas, Beaumont, Sr.
Coach of the Year: Cory Sumrall, San Jacinto
First team: Katelyn Sonnier, Hemet, So.; Mia Adkins, Hemet, Sr.; Shadyn Skinner, Hemet; Sr.; Anjola Thomas, Beaumont, Sr.; Madeline Brown, Beaumont, Fr.; CJ Pastor, Beaumont, Jr.; Juliana Granillo, West Valley, Jr.; Madison Hubbell, West Valley, Sr.; Laelanie Isabell, San Jacinto, Jr.; Evieann Cordero, Tahquitz, Sr.; Luna Cannillo, Citrus Hill, Sr.
Second team: Jacey Goldbach, Hemet, So.; Avery McIntyre, Beaumont, So.; Madison Goldbach, West Valley, Sr.; Angelica Loboda, West Valley, Jr.; Jayme Mejia, San Jacinto, Jr.; Madelyn Shepard, Tahquitz, So.; Breanna Valdez, Citrus Hill, Sr.; Ana Diaz, Citrus Hill, Sr.
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Most Valuable Player: Darian Sanchez, Beaumont, Sr.
First team: Darian Sanchez, Beaumont, Sr.; Zachary Viola, Beaumont, Sr.; Paul Lopez, Beaumont, Sr.; Donovan Pilcher, Tahquitz, Sr.; Justin Laskowski, Hemet, Sr.; Conner Hickerson, Hemet, Sr.; Lennon Franklin, West Valley, Fr.; Brandon Jindra, West Valley, So.
Second team: Trevor Mitchell, Hemet, Jr.; Jackson Siebold, Hemet, Sr.; Nate Peng, Tahquitz, Jr.; Jeremiah Nevarez, West Valley, Sr.; Corey Blanco, West Valley, Sr.; Breven Murrill, Beaumont, Sr.; Brady Nafzgar, Beaumont, Sr.; Andrew Tran, Beaumont, Sr.
Four local student athletes from the Omega League have also garnished All-League honors for their tremendous game play during the Fall sports high school football season including: First team: Nicholas Schroeder, California Lutheran, Sr.; Owen Hoppe, California Lutheran, Sr.; Second team: Steve Reyes, California Lutheran, Sr.; Leo Lu, California Lutheran, Jr.
JP Raineri can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.