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Alvarez Named MVP for Modesto JC Football Squad

Jan. 18, 2013

Modesto Junior College slotback Brian Alvarez, who set school records for single-game receiving yards, single-season and career receptions, was named the Pirates' MVP on offense.

Alvarez, from Livingston, highlighted the team's postseason awards dinner last week.

Linebacker Kurtis Sewell was defensive MVP for the team, which posted a 4-6 record in 2012.

Modesto JC Awards Dinner

MVP Offense -- Brian Alvarez

MVP Defense -- Kurtis Sewell

Best Receiver -- Ricky Fuentes

Best Back (Offense) -- TeeJay Gordon

Best Lineman (Offense) -- Marco Camacho

Best Lineman (Defense) -- Tim Barnard

Best Back (Defense) -- Kiefer Haynes

Best Linebacker -- Adrian Laurel

Coach's Award for Defense -- Devon Woodall

Coach's Award for Offense -- Rumzee Fakhouri

Most Improved Freshman (Offense) -- Marcus Hernandez

Most Improved Freshman (Defense) -- Tyler Juncker

Most Improved Sophomore (Offense) -- Kacey Stout

Most Improved Sophomore (Defense) -- Laron Thompson

Iron Pirate Award -- Aaron Fields

Special Teams MVP -- William Ulvevadet

Ralph Bradley Award (unsung hero) -- Rudy Hernandez

Pirate Pride Award -- Andrew Morgan

Ralph Bradley Gridiron Scholarship -- Brian Alvarez

Joey King Scholarship -- Tim Barnard

Carol Stevens Memorial (lineman) -- Marco Camacho

Fred Earle Gridiron Scholarship -- Andrew Morgan

Edgar de la Cruz Scholarship -- Rumzee Fakhouri

Matt Burkett Scholarship -- Devon Woodall

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