The oldest football rivalry in Santa Cruz County which spans more than 100 years, one of the longest in California added another classic to the history books Friday night, as fans packed the stands at Santa Cruz High School on Memorial Field. The #1 Snack bar in Santa Cruz is ready to go, fans are screaming and cheering as both teams take the field we are ready for kickoff.
Scout has had an injury plaqued career at Santa Cruz High, suffering season ending injuries 3 straight seasons. In Scout’s senior year he will see time at wide receiver and defensive back. Scout currently carries a 3.0 GPA and in his free time he works with Santa Cruz Junior Guards. Presenting the award is Marine Sergeant Dusenberry… Congratulations Scout!!
Sergio is a member of the Watsonville Football team and an outstanding young man. He works hard off and on the field and has the highest GPA on the football team. Presenting the award is Sergeant Nixon… Congratulations, Sergio!!
Bytheal played in the Watsonville-Santa Cruz rivalry game as a junior and senior. He was an all-league lineman and linebacker. Future NFL running back Johnny Johnson gained most of his yardage running behind Bytheal’s powerful blocks. He was also a standout baseball player. His greatest contribution to the school and community has come in recent years as a coach and administrator. He has served as the junior varsity head coach for the past 10 years as well as being athletic director of Shoreline Middle School and coaching that programs basketball and softball teams. Presenting his award is Marine Sergeant Dusenberry. Congratulations Bytheal!
Mikey is currently a coach on the Watsonville Football team. We would like to induct him into the Hall of Fame because he has been there for the Watsonville Football Team. He is dedicated to the young men on the football team where he hopes to have a successful season. We are honor for him to receive this outstanding award. Presenting his award is Marine Sergeant Nixon. Congratulations Mikey!