Crayton and Frank Receive Top Awards in Century League
Estrus Crayton, Santa Ana High School tailback, was named the offensive player of the year in the Century League in a vote of the league’s football coaches.
Crayton rushed for 730 yards and seven touchdowns as Santa Ana won its third consecutive league title.
Trey Frank, who intercepted six passes for El Modena, was named the league’s defensive player of the year. El Modena had 10 players named to the first team and league champion Santa Ana placed eight players on the first team.
The coaches’ teams:
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Tight End Julio Vargas: Santa Ana Wide Receivers Pat Finn: El Modena Marcus Mitchell: Canyon Linemen Craig Gibson: El Modena Bryan Hunter: El Modena Kendel Jacobs: Villa Park Joe McCarthy: Canyon Herb Prawl: Santa Ana Earl Steiner: Foothill Quarterback Adam Garcia: El Modena Running Backs Brian Chodowski: Foothill Estrus Crayton: Santa Ana Garner Hicks: Santa Ana Jesse Lynch: SA Valley Jomo Stewart: Villa Park Kicker Tim Hatcher: El Modena DEFENSE Line Damon Bland: Santa Ana David Butler: Foothill Bill Hahn: El Modena Dan Healy: Foothill Oscar Wilson: Santa Ana Linebackers Jamal Duff: Foothill Jason Hairston: Foothill Stan Pasqual: El Modena Javier Rangel: Santa Ana Ward Van Pelt: Foothill Backs Todd Delnoce: Foothill Julius Fletcher: Santa Ana Loni Hayes: El Modena Mike Noble: Villa Park SECOND TEAM
Offense: WR--Scott Barton (Foothill) and Matt Genova (Villa Park); Linemen--Esteben Gonzalez (Santa Ana), Doug Heidler (Villa Park), Bob Piper (Villa Park), Loren Raglan (Santa Ana Valley) and Lance Tayco (Santa Ana); QB--Augustine Oseguera (Santa Ana Valley); Backs--Fred Contreras (Santa Ana) and Marcus Esposito (El Modena).
Defense: Line--Isaac Alo (Santa Ana Valley), Mike Caberera (Canyon), John Cummings (El Modena), Jesse Espinoza (Villa Park) and Anthony Wiggins (Santa Ana Valley); Linebacker--David Cloer (El Modena), Martin Foigelmon (Villa Park), Phil Oviedo (Santa Ana) and Shawn Potter (Villa Park); Backs--Dave Hooker (Canyon), Matt Franklin (Santa Ana), Terry Ross (Santa Ana Valley) and Brett Wallingford (Canyon).