Vincent Wesson

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Vincent Wesson

Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) reported the passing of Vincent Wesson, high school principal and physical education teacher, on Aug. 22, 2020.

Wesson began his career with the CDCR in 2018 as a physical education instructor at DVI.

He was well known in the region as a coach and football star. As a Fresno State freshman, he caught the winning touchdown pass against the Bowling Green Falcons in 1982, allowing Fresno State to take the California Bowl that year.

Wesson was also inducted into the Clovis West High Hall of Fame.

He is survived by his wife, Sandy, and two daughters.