♦ THIRD TEAM ♦
MF- THEO TEL – Sr. – MOUNT RAINIER LUTHERAN
MF– JOSH RENNER – Sr. – EVERGREEN LUTHERAN
MF– DALTON MCILRATH – Jr. – MOUNT VERNON CHRISTIAN
MF– YOUNG KIM- Sr. – SHORELINE CHRISTIAN
MF– MICHAEL HANCOCK – Sr. – MOUNT VERNON CHRISTIAN
MF– JOEY CATTON – Jr. – RIVERSIDE CHRISTIAN
MF– TYRELL BONNER – Jr. – SHORELINE CHRISTIAN
MF– JUAN CARLOS ARREAGA – So. – MOUNT RAINIER LUTHERAN
F- ABEL SMITH – Sr. – TACOMA BAPTIST
F– MATTHEW KELLEY – So. – CROSSPOINT ACADEMY
F– HUNTER CORBETT – Sr. – GRACE ACADEMY
F– GABE CHAIKIN – Sr. – AUBURN ADVENTIST ACADEMY
F– WILLIAM COE – Sr. – ORCAS ISLAND
GK-PAUL JOHNSON- Sr. – PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN
GK– VALERIE GAFFNEY – Sr. – NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN
D– JOHN KELLEY – Sr. – AUBURN ADVENTIST ACADEMY
D– JESSE MEYER – Sr. – NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN
Top Midfield Units
1. GRACE ACADEMY– 2013 Player of the Year Jeremiah Lee returns after scoring 36 goals and tallying 23 assists. He will be supported by All-State player Drew Ridewood.
2. WAITSBURG/PRESCOTT – The Tigers will have a skilled midfield led by senior Ernesto Valdovinos, who will look to add to his double-figure totals in goals and assists from 2013. Luis Garcia and Rodrigo Gonzalez are key midfield returners as well.
3. TACOMA BAPTIST- The Crusaders always have impressive midfields, and 2014 is no exception. Seth Talen, Dayton Pascua, Abel Smith, and Corbett Cruver bring depth and experience to this years squad.
4. SAINT GEORGE’S SCHOOL – Michael Hamilton and Stow Miller will be the backbone of a midfield that will be experienced and need to provide the support for a frontline replacing all graduated seniors.
5. PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN – Judah Wessel, Alex Wartes, and Matthew Morris return as starters for the skilled and physical Highlanders in the midfield.
6. Mount Vernon Christian
7. Crosspoint Academy
8. Trout Lake
9. Evergreen Lutheran
10. (Tied) Northwest Christian and Shoreline Christian
Top Forward Units
1. MOUNT VERNON CHRISTIAN – James Hurd and Tyler Houtsma headline the Hurricane front line. Hurd led the team with 33 goals and 12 assists, while Houtsma finished with 23 goals and 21 assists.
2. PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN – The Highlanders have one of the top front lines in the state, with Cole Butaud and Joey Moisant returning. Butaud has 21 goals and 11 assists in 2013.
3. WAITSBURG/PRESCOTT – Ivan Figueroa is only a sophomore. He had a monster freshman year with 25 goals and 7 assists.
4. NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN -Clark Rabe headlines the Northwest Christian front lines that returns most of its scoring from last season.
5. VALLEY CHRISTIAN – Valley Christian’s scoring has been improving since its program restarted. James Segalla shined last year, scoring 22 goals and tallying 5 assists. The Panthers may also have depth to support Segalla.
6. Riverside Christian
7. Orcas Island
8. Grace Academy
9. Shoreline Christian
10. Crosspoint Academy
These are the units within the team. They have their own responsibilities within the team context. The success of many teams depends upon these specific units. A single unit can carry a team to Sumner – or beyond.
Washington Soccer Central will now honor the best of the best at each position with the 4th Annual WSC Awards.
Top Defensive Units
1. GRACE ACADEMY – Backed by Isaiah VanDam in goal, the Eagles were one of the top defenses in the state last year. VanDam had a monster season in goal. Joe Zak will also return to anchor the defense.
2. WAITSBURG/PRESCOTT – The Tigers finished fourth last season with many key defenders returning for 2014. Jose Paniagua and Christian Caro will be experienced options for the defense.
3. MOUNT VERNON CHRISTIAN – The Hurricanes return two defensive starters and goalkeeper Riley Hood from a unit that conceded only 16 goals in 21 games.
4. NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN – Jacob Bean may quietly be the best defender in the state for the 2B/1B level and he will lead the Crusaders back line that will stout in Eastern Washington.
5. PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN – Wesley Su and Aidan Walsh will lead an experienced back line that should only improve as the year progresses.
6. Saint George’s School
7. Riverside Christian
8. Shoreline Christian
9. Tacoma Baptist
10. Evergreen Lutheran