American Canyon’s Wilson is top defender for Vine Valley Athletic League team,
American Canyon High’s senior linebacker Kekoa Wilson was named Defensive Player of the Year on the all-Vine Valley Athletic League football team, the conference announced recently.
Wilson had 109 tackles, two sacks and an interception, according to maxpreps.com. The Wolves went 8-3 overall and reached the North Coast Section playoffs for the second straight season. They have made the postseason eight straight years overall.
Napa High’s Brock Bowers was named the Most Valuable Player for the league. Vintage’s Jacob Aaron was the Offensive Player of the Year and his teammate — center Jack Odell — was Lineman of the Year.
The other first-team picks for American Canyon were senior defensive linemen Derrick Conner and Jeffery Brown, senior quarterback Vance Eschenberg, senior wide receiver Justin Del Rosario and junior defensive back Jordan Fisher.
American Canyon’s second-team picks were senior running back Jimmy Larson. Senior defensive back Kaave Gaviola, junior running back Ezekiel Anderson and junior defensive lineman Ronald Hamilton.