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As expected the district champion Mustangs dominated the All District team according to head coach Daniel Fontenot.
Five Mustangs along with Coach Fontenot grabbed honors on the Superlative Awards. Uriel Rodriquez (Jr) was the Overall District MVP, Mario Sanchez (Jr) was the Offensive MVP, Elias Yanez (Sr) and Adam Velasco (Sr) shared Defensive MVP, Alejandro Chavarria (Sr) was named Utility Player MVP, and Coach Fontenot was named the Coach of the Year.
Five Mustangs were also named to the 1st Team Offense. This included Aaron Mendoza (Sr) and Alexis Mendoza (Sr) as Running Backs, Sawyer Davis (Jr) as the Center, Alex Castro (Sr) as a Guard, and Kyler Duncan (Sr) as a tackle.
Three Mustangs were named to the 2nd Team Offense. This included Israel Gandara (Soph) as a Running Back, Branden Lewis (Sr) as a Guard, and Kyler Whittaker (Sr), as a Tackle.
Nine Mustangs were named to the 1st Team Defense. Those included Leonel Razo (Jr) and Jorge Ronquillo (Sr) as Cornerbacks, Israel Gandara (Soph) as a Safety, Aaron Mendoza (Sr) as an Outside Linebacker, Alexis Mendoza (Sr) as an Inside Linebacker, Alex Castro (Sr) and Saul Garcia (Sr) as a Defensive Lineman, Kyler Duncan (Sr) as a Defensive End, and Juan Herrera (Jr) as a Kicker.
Six Mustangs were named to the 2nd Team Defense. These included Aiden Wells (Soph) as a Cornerback, Leo Dominquez (Jr) as an Outside Linebacker, Daniel Alderete (Jr) and Michael Farrell (Jr) as Inside Linebackers, Dominick Crusan (Jr) as a Defensive Lineman, and Branden Lewis (Sr) as a Defensive End.
The Mustangs finished the year with a 10-2 record and were a perfect 3-0 in district play. They were Bi-District champions before being eliminated in the Area round by Brock who are still in the playoffs after defeating Bushland 20-17 in the Quarterfinals.