Five players from Hoosier Heritage Conference champion Mt. Vernon lead the All-HHC girls soccer team, which was chosen this week by a vote of the HHC coaches.
The three runners-up – Greenfield-Central, New Palestine and Pendleton Heights – each had four players on the 23-person team.
MV was led by seniors Alexi Hardie, Cleo Mills, junior Riley Hurst, sophomore Katie Gawrys and freshman Maddie Swingle. Mills was third in the HHC with 27 goals and fourth with 56 points. Hardie was fourth in the HHC with 15 assists. G-C placed four players on the team – senior Lucy Brand, junior Anne Marie DeKeyser and freshman Kelsi McLaughlin and Rita Aguye-Cots. DeKeyser and Brand were fifth in the league with 13 assists. NP also had four players – seniors Olivia Lambdin, Grace Voelz and Victoria Crowder, as well as junior Maddy Miller, from a regional finalist squad. PH was represented by seniors Taylor Fort, Helena Talbot, Leonie Wilson and junior Megan Mills. Fort led the HHC with 19 assists. Talbot was fifth with 18 goals.
The conference’s leading scorer, sophomore Elizabeth Reece, joins Lea Alexander in Yorktown’s contingent. The Tigers also won a sectional title. Reece had 29 goals and 16 assists on the year. Delta’s All-HHC player, Addie Chester, led the HHC with 32 goals. Junior Sarah Gerth represented New Castle. Seniors Hannah Murray and Laurel Eggleston represented Shelbyville.
MV’s Steve Williams was voted Coach of the Year.
All-HHC girls soccer
Addie Chester, Fr., Delta
Lucy Brand, Sr., Greenfield-Central
Kelsi McLaughlin, Fr., Greenfield-Central
Anne Marie DeKeyser, Jr., Greenfield-Central
Rita Aguye-Cots, Fr., Greenfield-Central
Alexi Hardie, Sr., Mt. Vernon
Cleo Mills, Sr., Mt. Vernon
Maddie Swingle, Fr., Mt. Vernon
Katie Gawrys, So., Mt. Vernon
Riley Hurst, Jr., Mt. Vernon
Sarah Gerth, Jr., New Castle
Olivia Lambdin, Sr., New Palestine
Victoria Crowder, Sr., New Palestine
Maddy Miller, Jr., New Palestine
Grace Voelz, Sr., New Palestine
Taylor Fort, Sr., Pendleton Heights
Helena Talbot, Sr., Pendleton Heights
Megan Mills, Jr., Pendleton Heights
Leonie Wilson, Sr., Pendleton Heights
Hannah Murray, Sr., Shelbyville
Laurel Eggleston, Sr., Shelbyville
Lea Alexander, So., Yorktown
Elizabeth Reece, So., Yorktown
Coach of the Year: Steve Williams, Mt. Vernon
2018 Girls Soccer Standings
|1||Mt. Vernon Marauders||7||0||16||2||0|
|2||New Palestine Dragons||5||2||15||5||0|
|4||Pendleton Heights Arabians||5||2||10||5||2|
|6||Shelbyville Golden Bears||2||5||10||8||0|
|8||New Castle Trojans||0||7||4||12||0|