By Matt Schwab
Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 10:04 am in Uncategorized.
Congratulations to Monte Vista football star Bryce McGovern for receiving the Danville Rotary’s 14th annual Pete Villa award. The award, named after the founder of the San Ramon Valley Thunderbirds youth football program, recognizes the top high school players in the San Ramon Valley area. McGovern was selected as a first-team wide receiver and second-team defensive back on the 2010 Bay Area News Group-East Bay team. He had 71 receptions for 1,200 yards last season, giving him a remarkable 177 receptions for 3,263 yards in two seasonsThe other nominees for the Pete Villa award were Joseph Pearson, Trevor Taft and Rich Garwood from California; Zac Walsh, Lucas Raventos and Michael Spivey from Dougherty Valley; Dane Turner and Mike Sullas from Monte Vista; and Kaulin Blair, Kyle Egan and Ben Teichman from San Ramon Valley.