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Varsity Football Roster

Jersey Number First Name Last Name Grade Position(s)
 1 Sauileone Faiga 12 WR/DB
2 AJ Vele 11 QB/LB
3 Hunter  Boeddeker 12 WR/LB
4 Sam Mikaele 12 WR/DB
5 Sam Kitt 12 RB/LB
7 Isaac Burquez 11 RB/DB
8 Elias Finkel 11 RB/DB
9 Gabe Martinez 12 RB/LB
10 Qu'Ran Gossett 11 RB/DL
11 Bryan Trejo 11 WR/DB/K
12 Michael Luckhurst 12 QB/DB/K
14 Shawn Walters 11 RB/LB
15 Rylan Bohnett 11 WR/DB
16 Johnny Alvarado 12 WR/DB
19 Liam Flood 11 WR/DB
20 Marcus Chan 12 RB/DB
21 Anthony Villa 12 RB/DB
22 Kaden Guron 11 WR/DB
25 Maddox Stretz 12 TE/LB
26 Michael Hayes 12 WR/DB
27 Roy Luvu 11 WR/DB
35 Canaan Ramirez 11 RB/DL
41 Joseph Nanai 12 TE/DL
42 Henri Benoit 11 RB/LB
44 Garo Nahabedian 11 TE/LB
51 Greco Guevara 10 OL/DL
52 Nolan Fouvale 11 OL/DL
53 Pasefika Salatielu 11 OL/DL
55 Logologo Va'a 12 OL/DL
58 Jusilt Evagelia 11 OL/DL
61 Su'e Luamanu 11 OL/DL
63 Jayden Martinez-Stiles 12 OL/DL
74 Edward Reyes 11 OL/DL
77 Filiga Mulipola 12 OL/DL
78 Gabriel Lopez-Galindo 11 OL/DL
81 Brooklyn Guron 11 TE/DL


JV Football Roster

Jersey Number First Name Last Name Grade
 1 Nolan Rodriguez 10
3 Vili Fano 10
4 Dawson Pennistri 9
10 Carlos Moreno 9
12 Mason Morales 9
14 Nicholas Malesky 9
16 Adrian Arrayga 9
19 Ismael Retiguin 9
20 Theodore Gobbell 9
22 Misa Paiau 10
26 Joseph Pifer 9
27 Dominic DeRosa 9
28 Ryder Torres 9
34 Isaiah Kitt 9
35 Elijiah Dunn 9
42 Ashton Zimmerman 9
51 Aidan Naber 9
55 Connor Carty 9
60 Eaven Morales 9
74 Jesus Vargas 9
75 Cornelius Toai 9

Varsity Coaching Staff

Head Coach


TC CroppedTom Crawford - 21st Season
Overall Record: 146-94-1


Bio: TBD



Assistant Coaches


coach stretzGrady Stretz 

Defensive Coordinator / Defensive Line

Bio: TBD


Aaron skinnerAaron Skinner (class of 2008)

Wide Receivers / Defensive Backs


Bio: This will be Coach Skinner’s first year back coaching football at Bishop Diego HS since 2012. Coach Skinner was named the Athletic Director at Bishop Diego on July 1st, 2020. A native of Carpinteria, CA, Coach Skinner received All-CIF-SS recognition as a running back, Defensive League MVP, and Santa Barbara County MVP while helping lead Bishop to its second ever CIF-SS Finals game in 2007. In 2008, he became a Student Assistant Coach for the University of Oregon football team, spending his first year on offense assisting with the QBs under Offensive Coordinator Chip Kelly and his second year on defense assisting with Linebackers under Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti. Following his time at Oregon, he coached at both Marist High School in Eugene, OR in 2010, and then returned home to coach at Bishop for the 2012 season where the two teams had a combined record of 24-2, with an Oregon State Finals appearance and a CIF-SS Semi-Finals appearance respectively. In 2014, Coach Skinner started coaching at West Linn HS in West Linn, OR, where over the course of 6 years, the team had a combined record of 60-16. In 2015, West Linn finished as the State Runner-Up in Division 6A, and the following year, went undefeated, resulting in an Oregon 6A State Championship. At West Linn, Coach Skinner was the Assistant Head Coach, Defensive Coordinator, Linebackers Coach and Running Backs Coach.

John Hazelton

Offensive Line / Defensive Backs

Bio: John Hazelton is entering his 12th season at Bishop Diego, coaching the Offensive Line every season, along with sharing duties coaching the Defensive Backs. Coach Haze was the Defensive Coordinator for Bishop’s historic 2017 CIF & State Title team, as well as in 2018. Prior to joining Tom Crawford at Bishop, John was Carpinteria High’s Head Coach, from ‘03-‘08, leading the Warriors to the 2003 CIF Semi-Final. John was the Defensive Coordinator, and O Line Coach for the Warriors undefeated 2002 CIF Title squad. Prior to that he coached O.Line/Secondary ‘00-‘01. John spent 14 seasons over different spans at Montclair Prep in Van Nuys. He was Defensive Coordinator and Head Coach as part of three CIF Championships. Coach Hazelton, who grew up in Los Angeles, also coached at L A City powerhouse programs Crenshaw and Banning. Coach Haze also coached in the college arena at USC. as a Graduate Assistant, and as Defensive Coordinator at Los Angeles Valley College.

CoachRoblesSteve Robles (class of 1981)

Running Backs / Linebackers

Larry Urzua (class of 1993)

Defensive Line

tlashThomas Lash (class of 2014)


Nick Lensander (class of 2012)

Tight Ends / Special Teams


Mick LuckhurstMick Luckhurst

Special Teams

Bio: TBD





JV Coaching Staff

Head Coach

Abel Gonzalez (class of 2015)



Assistant Coaches


Ricky Herrera (class of 2014)


Adrian Guillen (class of 2018)


John Eck



State Championships120217 Tom Crawford CIF Champs

2017 - Division 3AA

Regional Championships

2017 - Division 3AA

CIF-SS Championships

2017 - Division 6

CIF-SS Runner-Up

2007 - Mid-Valley Division

1992 - Division IX

CIF-SS Semi-Finalist

2015 - Northern Division

2013 - Northwest Division

2012 - Northwest Division

2011 - Mid-Valley Division

2006 - Mid-Valley Division

League Championships

1970, 1971, 1976, 1980, 1982, 1992, 1993, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2020/21*

*2020/21 Spring Season due to COVID-19





Jack Luckhurst (2017) - Maxpreps 1st Team Junior All-American (Punter)


All-Decade Team (State of CA)

Jack Luckhurst (2010-2019) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team All-Decade Team (Punter)



Jordon Tagaloa (2020/2021) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Medium Schools All-State (Offensive Line)

Zach "Buddy" Melgoza (2020/2021) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team Medium Schools All-State (Defensive Back)

Marcus Chan (2020/21) - CalHi Sports 3rd Team Junior All-State (Multi-Purpose)

Jordon Tagaloa (2018) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Sophomore All-State (Offensive Line)

Jack Luckhurst (2018) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team Medium Schools All-State (Punter)

Jack Luckhurst (2017) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Medium Schools All-State (Punter)

John Harris (2017) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Medium Schools All-State (Multi-Purpose)

Ashton Borgeson (2017) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team Medium Schools All-State (Linebacker)

Dylan Streett (2017) - CalHi Sports 3rd Team Medium Schools All-State (Defensive Back)

Ashton Borgeson (2016) - CalHi Sports 3rd Team Junior All-State (Linebacker)

John Harris (2015) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team Sophomore All-State (Defensive Back)

Nolan Tooley (2013) - Maxpreps 1st Team Division IV All-State (Defensive Line)

Christian Pearson (2013) - Maxpreps 1st Team Division IV All-State (Linebacker)

Anthony Carter (2013) - Maxpreps 1st Team Division IV All-State (Defensive Back) and CalHi Sports 1st Team Small Schools All-State (Multi-Purpose)

Joseph Salcedo (2013) - Maxpreps 2nd Team Division IV All-State (Offensive Line) and CalHi Sports 1st Team Small Schools All-State (Offensive Line)

Anthony Carter (2012) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team Medium Schools All-State (Multi-Purpose)

Thomas Renick (2011) - Maxpreps 1st Team Division IV All-State (Defensive Line)

Brandon Gonzalez (2011) - Maxpreps 2nd Team Division IV All-State (Running back)

Gabe Sanchez (1994) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Small Schools All-State (Defensive Back)

Thor Schmidt (1993) - CalHi Sports 2nd Team All-State (Defensive Line)

Thor Schmidt (1993) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Small Schools All-State (Defensive Line)

Thor Schmidt (1992) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Underclass All-State (Defensive Line)

Thor Schmidt (1992) - CalHi Sports 1st Team Small Schools All-State (Defensive Line)


CIF-SS Player of the Year

John Harris (2017) - Division 6 Offensive Player of the Year

Ashton Borgeson (2017) - Division 6 Co-Defensive Player of the Year


Coach of the Year Awards

Tom Crawford (2017) - CIF-SS Division 6 Coach of the Year

Tom Crawford (2015) - CalHi Sports Small Schools State Coach of the Year

 Name Year Graduated School Attended
 Adrian Soracco 2020 Northern Arizona 
Jack Luckhurst 2019 Arizona State
 Mark Vehslage 2019 Michigan Tech
 Isaiah Morones 2019 Buena Vista
John Harris 2018 Columbia
Isaiah Veal 2018 College of Idaho
Jacob Songer 2018 San Jose State
Mitch Heller 2018 University of Idaho
Harrison Wilkinson 2017 New Mexico Highlands
AV Bennett 2016 UCLA
Matthew Shotwell 2016  Cal Poly (SLO)
Michael Soracco 2016 Illinois State
 Abel Gonzalez 2015 Humboldt State
Nolan Tooley 2014 UC Davis
Anthony Carter 2014 Linfield College
Joseph Salcedo 2014 San Diego State
Christian Pearson 2014 Cal Lutheran
BJ Murillo 2014 Cal Lutheran
Thomas Lash 2014 Utah / UTEP
Nicholas Lensander 2012 University of Connecticut
 Art Gonzalez 2009 Cal Poly (SLO)
RJ Escamilla 2009 La Verne
Christian Winnewisser 2008 La Verne
Christopher Horner 2008 Colorado School of Mines
Tucker Stein 2007 Redlands
Kevin Duley 2007 Humboldt State
Josh Kohansamad 2007 Lewis and Clarke
Scott Winnewisser 2007 Cal Poly (SLO) / New Orleans Saints
Michael Gross 2007 Humboldt State
Chris Olvera 2003 New Mexico State
Nick Batastini 2003 Western Washington
David Elmerick 2002 Colorado State
Ivan Watts 2002 Occidental College
Matthew Capritto 2000 La Verne / Tulane
Philip Faulding 2000 La Verne
Rocky Tremblay 1999 Cal State Northridge
Ben Ewing 1998 Nevada
Joey Stupar 1998 Humboldt State
Ruben Gomez 1997 Cal State Northridge
Clay Murdy 1997 Wake Forest
Brian Elmerick 1996 Air Force
Jeff Restivo 1996 Army
Rand Holdren 1996 Southern Methodist
Doug Cummings 1995 UCLA
Greg Van Wyk 1994 Saint Mary's
Manuel Marquez 1994 Cal State Northridge
Carlos Madrigal 1994 Cal State Northridge
Thor Schmidt 1994 Northwestern
David Medina 1994 Saint Mary's
Mike Hayes 1994 Shippensburg
Troy Tremblay 1994 Shippensburg
Larry Urzua 1993 Cal State Northridge
Richie Donati 1992 Fresno State
 Rodney Shull 1982 Stanford
Steve Robles 1981 San Diego State
Edward Vazquez 1977 Purdue
Steve Swiacki 1977 Humboldt State
Chris McLaughlin 1973 Humboldt State
Martin Herrera 1972 Redlands
Ed Fink 1972 San Jose State
Tim Cashman 1972 Washington State
Chris Haake 1972 Oregon
Laird Riffle 1972 Oregon
Ben Silva 1972 Colorado
Tim Tremblay 1971 Wake Forest
Vic Batastini 1971 Cal State Northridge
Don Padilla 1971 University of the Pacific
Pat McLaughlin 1971 Notre Dame
John Tremblay 1970 Colorado
John Raffertto 1969 University of San Francisco
Mark Pahler 1969 Cal Poly (SLO)
Tom Montross 1968 University of San Francisco

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