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Villa Park Spartans: 2019 Division 4 Southern Section high school football preview

One of the top recruits at the athlete position on the west coast, Villa Park's Zion Alefosio does a little bit of everything.
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One of the top recruits at the athlete position on the west coast, Villa Park's Zion Alefosio does a little bit of everything. Here's an inside look at the 2019 Spartans.

Links: Villa Park team page | 2019 schedule | Roster

2018 IN REVIEW

Overall record: 12-1 (3-0 in league, 1st in the Crestview League). Last season, they lost 34-31 to eventual champion Grace Brethren in the Division 4 semifinals.

HEAD COACH

Dusan Ancich has been Villa Park’s head coach since 2008.

TOP PLAYERS

RB Anthony Hakai, 5-8, 205, Sr.

WR/CB/SS/ATH Zion Alefosio, 6-1, 190, Sr.

WR Isaac Hermosio, 5-7, 145, Sr.

MLB/OLB John Tu’avao, 5-11, 195, Sr.

DE Zeus Alefosio, 6-2, 205, Jr.

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DE Alexander Antillon, 6-0, 225, Sr.

THREE TO SEE

Anthony Hakai – RB/OLB

Hakai ran for 954 yards and 18 rushing TDs last season. He can also catch, having racked up 177 receiving yards as well. He will be looked to as Villa Park’s primary returning playmaker this year. He also is a rotation player at OLB.

Zion Alefosio – WR/CB/SS/ATH

One of the top recruits at the athlete position on the west coast, Zion Alefosio does a little bit of everything. He has already received offers from many D1 schools, including Oregon, Oregon State, Arizona, Kansas State, and Colorado. Last season he recorded 427 receiving yards, 116 rushing yards, and 43 tackles.