May 23, 2024

OC Sports Zone: Community First

Irvine’s Tate Zimmerman MVP of Pacific Hills League; other honors and first and second teams

Tate Zimmerman scores a touchdown for Irvine. (Photo courtesy Jim Tomlin, For OC Sports Zone).

Irvine senior Tate Zimmerman, who led the Vaqueros to the league championship and a perfect 10-0 regular season mark, has been named the Pacific Hills League MVP.

Zimmerman did it all for the Vaqueros as a running back, linebacker and kicker.

The offensive MVP honors were shared by Portola running back/linebacker Nova Kebeli, Dana Hills quarterback Bo Kelly and Irvine running back Cameron Goods, all seniors.

A defensive MVP was not announced.

FIRST TEAM

Jack Condon, senior, DB, Irvine

Nick Rudolph, senior, DL, Irvine

Harry Soltes, junior, DL, Irvine

Lance Navone, senior, OL, Irvine

Barrett Houge, senior, OL, Irvine

Joey Ricci, junior, OL, Irvine

Baden Tanikawa, senior, LB, Irvine

Ethan Wheeler, junior, OL, Irvine

Owen Chambers, senior, WR, Dana Hills

Omarjaye Black, senior, WR, Dana Hills

Jagger Wiesen, senior, LB, Dana Hills

Ethan Torbert, junior, OL Dana Hills

James Allemann, senior, TE, Dana Hills

Christian Guarascio, junior, LB, Dana Hills

Hayden Dendiu, senior, DB, Dana Hills

Angelo Rubio, junior, DT, Laguna Hills

Nathan Auten, junior, WR/DB, Laguna Hills

Ethan Gonzalez, senior, DE, Laguna Hills

Kaden Austin, junior, QB, Laguna Hills

Nick Feriauto, junior, RB, Laguna Hills

Parker Olthoff, senior, TE/DE, Portola

Adam Khan, senior, LB, Portola

Dean Berger, junior, WR/DB, Portola

Omar Valenzuela, senior, OL/DL, Portola

Kian Afrodkhteh, senior, K, Dana Hills

SECOND TEAM

Mihir Dhodia, senior, DB, Irvine

Nathan Sasaki, junior, DB, Irvine

Yousif Tawfik, senior, DL, Irvine

Brandon Pinkerton, senior, WR, Irvine

Joe Tierney, sophomore, QB, Irvine

Logan Wilson, senior, DL, Irvine

Ian Hew, junior, DB, Irvine

Jaden Kessi, senior, OL, Dana Hills

Ethan Brougham, junior, DL, Dana Hills

Miles Darst, senior, DB, Dana Hills

Ethan Geske, senior, LB, Dana Hills

Broghan Daley, senior, DB, Dana Hills

Johnathon Owen, junior, OL, Dana Hills

Gavin Diaz, junior, OL, Laguna Hills

Travis Randolph, junior, DE, Laguna Hills

Sammy Stark, Sammy, junior, OL, Laguna Hills

Drew Wade, sophomore, WR, Laguna Hills

Vinny Garcia, junior, LB, Laguna Hills

Samuel Sandoval, senior, WR, QB/DB, Portola

Daniel Gutierrez, senior, OL/DL, Portola

Jacob Mohr, senior, OL/DL, Portola

Zephyr Suri, junior, DB, Portola

Jorge Valerin, senior, OL/LB, Portola

Adam Aly, senior, LB, Portola

Collin Fish, senior, punter, Laguna Hills

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