Hawthorne quarterback Curtis Conway, Carson linebacker Arnold Ale and El Segundo Coach Steve Newell were South Bay award-winners Sunday at The Times' High School Football Awards brunch at the Anaheim Hilton.
Conway was named back of the year, Ale was chosen lineman of the year and Newell received the coach of the year award.
Conway accounted for 2,351 yards in total offense to lead Hawthorne to the Ocean League tri-championship, the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference playoffs and a 9-2-1 record.
The junior, who has run the 100 meters in 10.6 seconds, passed for 1,517 yards and 18 touchdowns and rushed for 834 yards and 21 TDs. Conway passed or ran for 39 of Hawthorne's 42 touchdowns.