Jamie Moreno takes over at Oxnard as they make the jump to Division 5. Here’s an inside look at the 2019 Yellowjackets.
2018 IN REVIEW
11-3, (5-0, 1st place in Pacific View League), Division 6 runners up (lost in the championship to South Hills 23-14)
Jaime Moreno is entering his first season as Oxnard’s head coach.
Offense – 8. Defense – 6.
TOP OFFENSIVE PLAYERS
Xavier Harris RB, WR, CB Sr. 5-10 180
Aaron Fontes WR, CB Sr. 6-1 165
Jaden Jones QB, FS Jr. 5-10 170
Tanielu Lemalu WR Jr. 5-8 165
Matthew Cortez T Jr. 6-1 260
TOP DEFENSIVE PLAYERS
Rj Aranda FS Sr. 5-8 14
Jadon Franco OLB Jr. 5-7 170
Tony Lopez MLB Jr. 6-0 185
Tytus Hutchinson OLB Jr. 6-0 180
Jacob Murillo NG, G, T Sr. 5-9 230
THREE TO SEE
Xavier Harris RB
Rushed for 1,659 yards and 27 scores in 2018. He also caught five touchdowns.
Rj Aranda FS
Made 49 tackles and had four interceptions last season.
Tony Lopez MLB
Made 98 tackles in 2018.
Oxnard returns enough talented players to make a run in Division 5 under first year coach Jaime Moreno.
Jaden Jones is the team’s new quarterback. If he has a quick adjustment period then watch out, Oxnard will be tough to beat.