Los Gatos (Calif.) linebacker Kiko Alonso was one of the premier players in NorCal this past season on both sides of the ball.
Alonso was named the CCS Defensive Player of the Year in 2007 as well as league Defensive Player of the Year and First Team all-Area by the San Jose Mercury News. He was named All-Metro First Team (CCS + NCS) at linebacker by the San Francisco Gate.
He finished the season with 155 tackles (81 solos), a Los Gatos school record (breaking the mark of 153, held by his older brother). Offensively, Alonso had 35 receptions for 559 yards and seven touchdowns. He was also a part of an offensive line that had a 2,000+ yard rusher.
Here are clips of the future Oregon Duck in action from his senior season.
#18 Kiko Alonso 2007 Highlights Clip 1: Watch Video
#18 Kiko Alonso 2007 Highlights Clip 2: Watch Video