East Bay Football Coach of the Year: Eric Billeci, California
SAN RAMON -- You know all that old-school football stuff about accountability, hard work and fighting through adversity?
All-East Bay Football: Second and third team selections for defense
Second-team DefensePos. Name School Year Ht/WtDL Chibueze Onyeukwu Deer Valley Sr.
All-East Bay Football: First team selections for defense
Fino ElisaiaSCHOOL: James LoganYEAR: SeniorPOSITION: Defensive lineHEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-0/305THE STAT LINE: The Colts senior was a force in the trenches, as he had 68 solo tackles, three sacks and four battled balls for a James Logan team that advanced to the second round of the North Coast Section
All-East Bay Football: Second, third team selections for offense
Second-team OffensePos. Name School Year Ht/WtQB Mitch Daniels Concord
All-East Bay Football: First team selections for offense
Drew AndersonSCHOOL: MiramonteYEAR: SeniorPOSITION: QuarterbackHEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6-4/200THE STAT LINE: Anderson, a first-team All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League selection, threw for 4,074 yards and 47 touchdowns as he led the Matadors to the North Coast Section Division II championship.
East Bay Offensive Football Player of the Year: Nsimba Webster, Deer Valley
Webster's prolific passing, running led team to 11-2 mark
East Bay Football Player of the Year: Adarius Pickett, El Cerrito
Gauchos star excels in all facets of game
All-East Bay Girls Volleyball first, second and third team selections
First teamKATHERINE CLAYBAUGH, San Ramon Valley, H, So. -- Claybaugh had phenomenal sophomore year with 646 kills and 358 digs in 37 matches.
East Bay Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year: Brighie Leach, Campolindo
Campolindo junior Brighie Leach won North Coast Section Division III and Diablo Foothill Athletic League championship titles and took second in Division III at the CIF state championships
East Bay Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year: Chuck Woolridge, Campolindo; First team selections
Chuck Woolridge guided the Cougars to their second California Interscholastic Federation Division III state championship team title in four years. Campolindo also won the North Coast Section Division III championship title and the championship and overall Diablo Foothill Athletic League titles
East Bay Boys Cross Country Coach of the Year: Tony Fong, St. Joseph Notre Dame; First team selections
Tony Fong guided St. Joseph Notre Dame to its second straight Division V state championship with the third-fastest combined team time in state Division V boys history -- 1 hour, 21 minutes, 47 seconds. The Pilots also won their fourth straight North Coast Section Division V team title
East Bay Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year: Aidan Goltra, Campolindo
Campolindo's Aidan Goltra repeated as CIF Division III state champion, as his time of 15 minutes, 2 seconds for the 3.1 mile Woodward Park-Fresno course was the fastest for any Northern California runner at the meet
East Bay Girls Volleyball Player of the Year: Katherine Claybaugh, San Ramon Valley
In a remarkable sophomore season, Katherine Claybaugh was named the EBAL's most valuable player with 646 kills and led the San Ramon Valley girls volleyball team to an unbeaten league record and a North Coast Section Division I title
East Bay Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Albany's Allison Chuang
Albany High junior Allison Chuang repeats as North Coast Section Division I singles champion tournament and Bay Area News Group East Bay Player of the Year in girls tennis
East Bay Girls Golfer of the Year: Acalanes' Elizabeth Schultz
Schultz outperformed the East Bay competition in the biggest tournaments, including tying for second at the state tournament, finishing second at the NorCal tournament and tying for top individual qualifier at the North Coast Section Division I Tournament of Champions
East Bay Girls Tennis Coach of the Year: Patrick Estes, Dougherty Valley; First and second team selections
Coach of the yearPATRICK ESTES, Dougherty Valley -- Estes, a longtime tennis player in his fifth season heading the Dougherty Valley program, guided the Wildcats to their first Diablo Foothill Athletic League and North Coast Section Division I team championships.
East Bay Girls Golf Coach of the Year: Jason Cain, Mission San Jose; Girls golf first team capsules
Jason Cain guided Mission San Jose girls golf team to third place at the California Interscholastic Federation championships at Red Hill Country Club in Rancho Cucamonga, tying for the best-all-time finish among Northern California teams
East Bay Boys Water Polo Player of the Year: Campolindo's Grant Sivesind
Senior Grant Sivesind had a variety of roles and led the Campolindo High boys water polo team to its first North Coast Section championship
East Bay Boys Water Polo Coach of the Year: Miles Price, Campolindo; First and second team selections
Miles Price guided a young Campolindo boys team to its first North Coast Section title and a share of the Diablo Foothill Athletic League crown
East Bay Girls Water Polo Coach of the Year: Heather Johnston, San Ramon Valley; First and second team selections
San Ramon Valley girls water polo coach Heather Johnston guided a young Wolves to an unbeaten record and a North Coast Section Division I championship
East Bay Girls Water Polo Player of the Year: San Ramon Valley's Kat Klass
Kat Klass led the San Ramon Valley High girls water polo team to 27-0 season as the Wolves claimed a third straight North Coast Section Division I title
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