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RGVSports.com 2012 All-Valley Football Team

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Nathan Lambrecht | nlambrecht@themonitor.com

Edcouch-Elsa's Robert Trevino, 44, sacks Mercedes quarterback Isaiah Garza during a game earlier this season at Benny Layton Sr. Memorial Stadium in Elsa. Trevino is a RGVSports.com All-Valley defensive first-teamer for the Yellowjackets, who finished third in the RGVSports.com final top 10.

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The following is the RGVSports.com 2012 All-Valley football honors.

All-Valley Offensive First Team

MARCO MUNOZ

BROWNSVILLE VETERANS

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Quarterback

>> Notable: District 32-5A MVP... Led district in scoring with 27 touchdowns (19 rushing, eight throwing) to power the district’s top offense.

ORLY SOLIS

ROMA

>> Class: Junior

>> Position: Running back

>> Notable: Second-team AP All-State Class 4A. … Unanimous first team All-District 32-4A. … Had 2,055 rushing yards and 24 TDs on 204 carries.

TREVOR SPEIGHTS

McALLEN MEMORIAL

>> Class: Freshman

>> Position: Running back

>> Notable: First-team All-District 31-5A. … Honorable mention AP All-State Class 5A team… Rushed for 1,499 yards and 10 touchdowns on 211 carries.

JAIME BORREGO

PSJA MEMORIAL

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Wide receiver

>> Notable: Unanimous first-team All-District 31-5A … Caught 49 passes for 878 yards and nine touchdowns.

ESTEFAN CASTILLO

SHARYLAND

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Wide receiver

>> Notable: All-District Offensive Player of the Year in 30-5A. ...  Led 30-5A in receiving yards with 725 and touchdowns with 13.

ISAAC GUERRERO

MISSION VETERANS MEMORIAL

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Wide receiver

>> Notable: Unanimous first-team All-District 32-4A. … Had 735 receiving yards and 11 TDs on 54 catches.

EDUARDO HERMOSILLO

EDCOUCH-ELSA

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Offensive line

>> Notable: First-team AP All-State Class 4A. … Second team All-District 32-4A. … 96 pancakes. … Graded 93 percent.

TIM RUIZ

MCALLEN MEMORIAL

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Offensive line

>> Notable: Second team AP All-State Class 5A team. … 78 pancakes … Graded at 95 percent … Team average rushing was 278.0 yards per game.

RALPH RUBALCABA

RAYMONDVILLE

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Offensive line

>> Notable: First-team selection AP All-State Class 3A  team…Tallied 150 pancakes and graded out at 95 percent. Did not allow a sack this season.

RAY GONZALEZ

HARLINGEN HIGH

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Offensive line

>> Notable: District 32-5A offensive lineman of the year. …  Anchored a line that finished with the third-best offense in district.

JOE RODRIGUEZ

LOS FRESNOS

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Offensive line

>> Notable: District 32-5A offensive guard of the year. … Solidified a line for the Falcons that finished with the second-best offense in district.

KRISTOV MARTINEZ

EDINBURG HIGH

>> Class: Junior

>> Position: Kicker

>> Notable: All-District first team kicker in 30-5A. ... Made 17 field goals, including two from 49 yards away. ... Also hit 12 extra points.

All-Valley Defensive First Team

ROBERT TREVINO

EDCOUCH-ELSA

>> Class: Junior

>> Position: Defensive line

>> Notable: First-team AP All-State Class 4A. … First team All-District 32-4A. … 130 total tackles, 18 sacks, four fumbles caused, two fumble recoveries.

ADRIAN ZUNIGA

SAN BENITO

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Defensive line

>> Notable: First-team All-District 31-5A … Honorable mention AP All-State Class 5A … 58 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, 14 sacks, two forced fumbles.

JACQUES GUILLOT

PORT ISABEL

>> Class: Junior

>> Position: Defensive line

>> Notable: Honorable mention AP All-State 3A selection…Had 68 tackles, eight sacks, six QB pressures, three forced fumbles and a blocked FG.

ERIC JORN

HARLINGEN HIGH

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Defensive line

>> Notable: 32-5A defensive lineman of the year. … Tallied 61 total tackles, eight sacks. … Anchored a line that finished with the top defense in district.

GARRET SHARP

McALLEN MEMORIAL

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Linebacker

>> Notable: District 31-5A Defensive MVP …  86 solo tackles, 68 assisted tackles, 15 tackles for loss, three hurries, three forced fumbles.

RENE CHAVEZ

SAN BENITO

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Linebacker

>> Notable: First-team All-District 31-5A … Honorable mention AP All-State Class 5A … 108 tackles … eight tackles for loss … seven sacks.

TOMMY CHAVEZ

WESLACO HIGH

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Linebacker

>> Notable: First-team 31-5A … Honorable mention AP All-State Class 5A … 111 solo tackles, 62 assisted tackles, four sacks, four forced fumbles.

BRYAN VALLE

EDCOUCH-ELSA

>> Class: Junior

>> Position: Defensive back

>> Notable: Honorable mention AP All-State Class 4A. … 104 total tackles, seven interceptions, two sacks, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery.

DAVID FERNANDEZ

VALLEY VIEW

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Defensive back

>> Notable:  Honorable mention AP All-State Class 4A. … Honorable mention All-District 32-4A. .. 93 total tackles, 14 sacks, one interception.

VINCE ORTIZ

EDINBURG NORTH

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Defensive back

>> Notable: All-District first team in 30-5A. ... Had 63 tackles, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble. ... Selected for the Blue-Gray National All-Star Classic.

ANDRES DUARTE

EDINBURG ECONOMEDES

>> Class: Senior

>> Position:Defensive back

>> Notable: All-District second team safety in 30-5A. ... Had 65 tackles (30 solo), seven interceptions and 10 pass breakups this year.

AMON ENRIQUEZ

EDINBURG HIGH

>> Class: Senior

>> Position: Punter

>> Notable: All-district first team punter in 30-5A. ... Averaged 42 yards on his 45 punts this year. ... Began year in battle for starting QB job.

 

ALL-VALLEY SECOND TEAM

OFFENSE

Quarterback: Scot Arnold, Lyford.

Running backs: Javier Vela, Port Isabel; Jaedon Taylor, Harlingen South.

Wide receivers: Adrian Alejandro, Brownsville Veterans; Adrian Salazar, McAllen Rowe; Noe Castillo, La Villa.

Offensive line: Rick Perez, Donna; Hugo Jimenez, Edinburg Economedes; Mark Benavidez, Port Isabel; Andrew Benavidez, PSJA North; Jorge Lerma, Brownsville Veterans.

Kicker: Frank Jimenez, Harlingen South.

DEFENSE

Defensive line: Fidel Orozco, Edinburg North; Joe Perez, Los Fresnos; Miguel Ramirez, Port Isabel; Pablo Adame, McAllen Memorial.

Linebackers: Bucky Barrera, Edcouch-Elsa; Erick Flores, Mission High; Estevan Montelango, Port Isabel.

Defensive backs: Diego Garcia, Edcouch-Elsa; Josh Cordova, Weslaco East; Augie Cantu, Donna; Luis Aguilera, Port Isabel.

Punter: Jose Soto, Valley View.

 

All-Valley Superlatives

Player of the Year — Tres Barrera, Sharyland

Offensive Player of the Year — Javi Obregon, McAllen Rowe

Defensive Player of the Year — Nathan Prado, Harlingen High

Coach of the Year — Monty Stumbaugh, Port Isabel

Newcomer of the Year — Shea Patterson, Hidalgo

All-Purpose Player of the Year — Nick Garcia, Harlingen South

 

FINAL TOP 10 (School, points, previous ranking, final record)

1. Sharyland (57)    1    12-1

2. Port Isabel (50)    NR    10-4

3. Edcouch-Elsa (47)    6    8-5

4. Edinburg North (45)    NR     10-3

5. Harlingen South (36)    3    9-3

6. Harlingen High (26)    4    8-4

7. Weslaco High (20)    NR    7-5

8.  Brownsville Veterans (18)    8    9-3

9. Donna (13)    2    9-2

10. La Villa    9    9-2

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Nathan Lambrecht | nlambrecht@themonitor.com

Edcouch-Elsa's Robert Trevino, 44, sacks Mercedes quarterback Isaiah Garza during a game earlier this season at Benny Layton Sr. Memorial Stadium in Elsa. Trevino is a RGVSports.com All-Valley defensive first-teamer for the Yellowjackets, who finished third in the RGVSports.com final top 10.

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