The Chaffey and San Bernardino Valley football teams both had fine seasons. Their players and coaches have been rewarded accordingly.
Sophomore defensive lineman John Siliga (Redlands) and freshman kicker Jonathan Gonzales (Apple Valley), both of SBVC, earned first-team All-American honors.
Those players also were included on the All-Region V team, with Siliga named Defensive Player of the Year.
SBVC was also represented on that team by freshman wide receiver Darrian Jackson, sophomore running back Jordan Mixon and sophomore defensive lineman Justin Van Natta.
First-year Chaffey coach Rob Hadaway was named Region Coach of the Year. Panthers earning all region honors were sophomore offensive lineman Kyle Wright and freshman quarterback Demetri Morales.
Victor Valley had four players named – sophomore wide receiver Kyle Keplinger, sophomore offensive lineman Charles Mouton, sophomore linebacker Jimmy Musgraves and sophomore defensive back Charles Taylor.