Carmel Valley Dons Mitey Mite Team defeats the Steele Canyon Cougars


The Carmel Valley Dons Mitey Mite team was victorious against the Steele Canyon Cougars on Aug. 25, winning by a score of 12-0. With temperatures in the upper 80s on the field, the team stay focused and hydrated, and shut the Cougar offense down completely. #44 Logan Awana and #57 Sy Fanua partnered on defense and kept the Cougars out of scoring position for the entire game. Dons’ #2 Aidan Stewart scored the 1st touchdown midway through the first half, and with less than 2 minutes left in the game, #50 Ryan Bouzan scored the Dons’ 2nd touchdown after a key block from #37 Clarke Johnson to seal the win. The Carmel Valley Dons Youth Football was formed in 2010 to create a highly competitive Division 1 football program in the Carmel Valley area aimed at preparing top athletes for high school football. Informally nicknamed “Little Dons” by the Cathedral High football players, much of the team’s success can be attributed to the support of Varsity Head Coach, Sean Doyle and Athletic Director, David Smola. For information about the league, visit