Kodiak football scored five representatives on the Division II Alaska Football Coaches Association All-State second team. 

Josh Miguel was the only Kodiak player to be honored on offense, making second-team tackle. He was also a second-team defensive lineman. 

Vince Mangrobang was a double winner, earning second-team honors as a defensive back and return specialist. 

Edgee Ocampo (outside linebacker), Jose Martinez (inside linebacker) and Dylan Zurflueh (long snapper) also earned second-team honors. 

Soldotna claimed four of the six major awards, with Jersey Truesdell (offensive player of the year), Galen Brantley III (defensive player of the year), Melvin Lloyd (lineman of the year) and Wyatt Medcoff (utility player of the year). 

Coach of the year went to West Valley’s Norm Davis, while Lathrop’s Nathan Zody won assistant coach of the year. 

 

Alaska Football Coaches Association All-State Teams

Division II

Offensive Player of the Year: Jersey Truesdell, Soldotna

Defensive Player of the Year: Galen Brantley III, Soldotna

Lineman of the Year: Melvin Lloyd, Soldotna

Utility Player of the Year: Wyatt Medcoff, Soldotna

Coach of the Year: Norm Davis, West Valley

Assistant Coach of the Year: Nathan Zody, Lathrop

 

First-team offense

Quarterback — Jace Henry, Lathrop; Jersey Truesdell, Soldotna; Running back — Justin Cummings, West Valley; Aaron Faletoi, Soldotna; Fullback — Wyatt Medcoff, Soldotna; Wide receiver — Jhon Rones, Lathrop; Avery Weston, West Valley; Tight end — Galen Brantley III, Soldotna; Tackle — Melvin Lloyd, Soldotna; Danny Panama, Lathrop; Guard — AJ Olo, Lathrop; Trent Walden, Soldotna; Center — Hunter Beck, Kenai.

 

First-team defense

Defensive line — Melvin Lloyd, Soldotna; Markeith Matthews, Lathrop; Brock Weatherspoon, North Pole; Zach Ziegler, Soldotna; Outside linebacker — Duston Corbin, Palmer; Hudson Metcalf, Soldotna; Inside linebacker — Galen Brantley III, Soldotna; Aaron Faletoi, Soldotna; Josiah Opp, Lathrop; Defensive back — Wyatt Medcoff, Soldotna; Jhon Rones, Lathrop; Jersey Truesdell, Soldotna; Avery Weston, West Valley.

 

First-team special teams

Long snapper — Brady Shults, Palmer; Kicker — Jersey Truesdell, Soldotna; Punter — Justin Anderson, Kenai; Return specialist — Wyatt Medcoff, Soldotna.

 

Second-team offense

Running back — Lavar Marshall, Palmer; Hudson Metcalf, Soldotna; Fullback — Duston Corbin, Palmer; Wide receiver — Alex Garcia, North Pole; Braedon Pitsch, Kenai; Tight end — Ethan Bleakney, Palmer; Tackle — Josh Miguel, Kodiak; Brock Weatherspoon, North Pole; Guard — Dylan Hose, Palmer; Justice Roy, Soldotna; Center — Wyatt Nelson, Lathrop.

 

Second-team defense

Defensive line — Hunter Beck, Kenai; Ray Chmley, Soldotna; Isaiah Legget, West Valley; Tyler Linder, Palmer; Josh Miguel, Kodiak; Outside linebacker — Keegan Daoust, West Valley; Edgee Ocampo, Kodiak; Tucker Vann, Kenai; Inside linebacker — Jayden Christiansen, Palmer; Aaron Conwell, West Valley; Jose Martinez, Kodiak; Defensive back — Tyriq Luke, Lathrop; Vince Mangrobang, Kodiak; Braedon Pitsch, Kenai; Dawson VanTassel, Palmer; Andre Williams, Lathrop.

 

Second-team specialist

Long snapper — Dylan Zurflueh, Kodiak; Kicker — Skyler Denny, North Pole; Punter — Jake Golden, West Valley; Return specialist — Vince Mangrobang, Kodiak; Avery Weston, West Valley; Utility player — Finn Hill, Lathrop

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