2009 GSP All-Southern California FB Team

Gardena Serra receiver/defensive back Robert Woods and Westlake Village Oaks Christian running back/linebacker Malcolm Jones are the SoCal Co-Players of the Year...

For the third straight year, GoldenStatePreps.com has decided to do two separate teams for each part of the state, an all-Northern California team and an all-Southern California team (which only includes seniors). We'll also have a Super All-State Underclass team.

Here is a look at the All-Southern California Football Team for 2009:

Two players earned Co-Player of the Year honors, for their work on both sides of the ball: Gardena Serra's Robert Woods and Westlake Village Oaks Christian's Malcolm Jones.  Woods, a USC commit, finished the 2009 season with 66 receptions for 1,112 yards and 15 touchdowns and added 96 tackles and eight picks.  Jones, a UCLA verbal, rushed for 2,477 yards and 40 touchdowns and added 70 tackles, three interceptions and two sacks.

Our Offensive Player of the Year is Dillon Baxter from San Diego Mission Bay.  The USC-bound Baxter set a California single-season touchdown record with 72 touchdowns, rushing for 2,974 yards and also threw for 1,922 yards and 25 touchdowns.

The SoCal Defensive Player of the Year is Huntington Beach Edison linebacker Jordan Zumwalt.  The Stanford commit had 164 tackles and 3.5 sacks and led the Chargers to an unbeaten regular season.

2009 Southern California Player of the Year

Robert Woods, Gardena Serra & Malcolm Jones, Westlake Village Oaks Christian  



QB- Cody Fajardo, Anaheim Servite
RB- Deantre Lewis, Norco
RB- Deontae Cooper, Perris Citrus Hill
WR- Victor Dean, San Diego Lincoln
WR- Shaan Johnson, Cerritos Gahr
TE- Randall Telfer, Rancho Cucamonga
OL- Erik Kohler, Westlake Village Oaks Christian
OL- Wade Yandall, Carson
OL- Alex Crosthwaite, San Diego Cathedral Catholic
OL- Thomas Molesi, Oceanside
OL- Giovanni Di Poalo, Ventura St. Bonaventure
AP- Dillon Baxter, San Diego Mission Bay (SoCal Offensive Player of the Year)


DL- Ronald Powell, Moreno Valley Rancho Verde
DL- Cassius Marsh, Westlake Village Oaks Christian
DL- Justin Utupo, Lakewood
DL- Rykeem Yates, Fresno Edison
LB- Jordan Zumwalt, Huntington Beach Edison (SoCal Defensive Player of the Year)
LB- Zac Stout, Westlake Village Oaks Christian
LB- Hayes Pullard, Los Angeles Crenshaw
DB- Sean Parker, Harbor City Narbonne
DB- Devan Spann, Gardena Serra
DB- Troy Hill, Ventura St. Bonaventure
DB- Anthony Jefferson, Los Angeles Cathedral
AP-  Dietrich Riley, La Canada St. Francis


P/K- Trevor Romaine, Corona Centennial



QB- Casey Nielsen, Cerritos Gahr
RB- Jesse Callier, Downey Warren
RB- Ricky Seale, Escondido
WR- Kenny Stills, Encinitas La Costa Canyon
WR- Tevin Carter, Los Angeles Santee
TE- Christian Thomas, Palmdale Highland
OL- Chris Ward, Santa Ana Mater Dei
OL- Avery Poates, Moreno Valley Rancho Verde
OL- Sil Ajawara, Los Flores Tesoro
OL- Joe Frank, Moorpark
OL- Roman Sapolu, Huntington Beach Edison
AP- Joshua Shaw, Palmdale


DL- Sean Bacon, Gardena Serra
DL- Alani Fua, Westlake Village Oaks Christan
DL- George Uko, Chino Don Lugo
DL- Tony Washington, Rancho Cucamonga Los Osos
LB- Josh Shirley, Fontana Kaiser
LB- Edward Dillihunt, Tulare Union
LB- Tony Jefferson, Chula Vista Eastlake
DB- Derron Smith, Banning
DB- Bryan Douglas, Harbor City Narbonne
DB- J.J. Whittaker, Oceanside
DB- Deon Randall, San Diego Francis Parker
AP- Tevin McDonald, Fresno Edison


P/K- Stephen Picchini, Moorpark

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