Warren Miles Long

SCHOOL: James Logan

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Running back

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5-11/195

THE STAT LINE: Long, who has committed to Northwestern, was at his best in the playoffs when he rushed for 766 of his 1,700 yards. He also scored 24 offensive touchdowns this season.

Joe Protheroe

SCHOOL: Clayton Valley

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Running back

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-1/205

THE STAT LINE: It was a year full of school records for the shifty back, who amassed 3,014 rushing yards and 36 total touchdowns in an NCS championship season.

Tiapepe Vitale

SCHOOL: De La Salle

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Running back

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5-11/203

THE STAT LINE: In a 15-0 season, Vitale set a De La Salle season rushing record of 2,100 yards to go along with his 33 touchdowns.

Kyle Moreno

SCHOOL: Amador Valley

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Quarterback

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-2/190

THE STAT LINE: Bound for Brown University, Moreno led the Dons to the NCS Division I semifinals with his arm, intelligence and leadership. The All-EBAL first-team quarterback passed for 2,200 yards and 20 touchdowns.


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Darrell Daniels

SCHOOL: Freedom

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-3/210

THE STAT LINE: A four-star recruit headed for Washington, the electric Daniels was the BVAL co-MVP. He caught 54 passes for 947 yards and had 20 touchdowns.

Dominic Gomes

SCHOOL: Bishop O'Dowd

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5-11/165

THE STAT LINE: The WACC-Foothill's Offensive Player of the Year, Gomes made game-changing plays on offense, defense and special teams. He had 43 catches for 781 yards and scored 10 total touchdowns.

Mason Melin

SCHOOL: Monte Vista

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Tight end

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-2/185

THE STAT LINE: A tremendous all-around athlete, Melin caught 46 passes for 683 yards and seven scores. He also threw two touchdown passes and took snaps out of the wildcat formation.

Antonio Huey

SCHOOL: Pittsburg

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-2/280

THE STAT LINE: One of the best two-way linemen in the East Bay, Huey has committed to Colorado. Recruited as a guard, Huey paved the way for a running game that averaged 260 yards a game during the regular season.

Wade Ogburn

SCHOOL: De La Salle

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-2/210

THE STAT LINE: Ogburn was consistently the top performer for a Spartans line that helped create 5,825 yards of total offense. He was a first-team All-EBAL pick.

Logan Bangert

SCHOOL: Clayton Valley

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-3/215

THE STAT LINE: Bangert paved the way for the Eagles to amass 6,719 yards of total offense in a season that included a NCS Division II championship and NorCal regional game appearance. He is a two-time All-DVAL first-team pick.

Kevin Leathley

SCHOOL: California

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-1/210

THE STAT LINE: Leathley created big holes for Karris Johnson and company as the Grizzlies relied on their offense to win the EBAL title and reach the NCS Division I semifinals.

Dajon Ford

SCHOOL: McClymonds

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-3/305

THE STAT LINE: A three-year starter on the line, Ford led the Warriors to their third straight Silver Bowl and an appearance in the NorCal Division IV bowl game.

Sam Boyden

SCHOOL: Berkeley

YEAR: Senior

POSITION: Kicker

HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5-11/175

THE STAT LINE: Boyden consistently put the ball in the end zone for touchbacks and connected on two key field goals that resulted in Berkeley wins.