The Squalicum girls' soccer team finished a program-best third place at the Class 2A State Girls' Soccer Championships, and with six players being named to the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association first team, second team and honorable mention soccer teams, it's easy to see why.
Sophomore forward Kim Hazlett and sophomore defender Rachel Dorr were both first-team selections. Hazlett finished with a Northwest Conference-best 20 goals and 51 points. She had five multi-goal games for Squalicum this season. Likewise for Dorr, she played a key role for a Storm backline that only allowed 15 goals all season.
Dorr's sister, Kim Dorr, who had 18 goals and five assists, was a second-team selection at forward. Senior Lauren Gibb was an honorable-mention forward. Rounding out the selections for the Storm were juniors Julie DeVere and Michelle Saunders, both of which were honorable mentions.
Bellingham, the team that defeated inner-city rival Squalicum in the state semifinals, only got one selection in second-team midfielder Hattie North. North, a junior, finished the year with two goals and two assists, but her tenacity on the defensive end helped propel the Red Raiders from the last team in at districts to the second-place finisher at state.
Sehome's Emily Webster and Katie Mindnich were both second-team selections. Webster's six goals were second on the team, while her four assists paced the Mariners' group.
Meridian's Taylor Lunde, who was the All-Whatcom County girls' soccer player of the year, was named to the Class 1A first team after recording 19 goals and nine assists. She helped lead the Trojans to the quarterfinals of the Class 1A State Girls' Soccer Championships.
She was joined by fellow teammates Karissa Culley (second team), Haley Belanger (honorable mention) and Sydney Gospodinovich (honorable mention). Gospodinovich, a freshman, and Culley led a Trojans' defense that only allowed 23 goals in 21 games.
Lynden Christian's Sara Dougan was the only other Class 1A player selected, as her four goals and five assists earned her an honorable-mention selection.
Ferndale's Carly Bannerman was the lone selection coming from the 3A. The junior defender was a second-team selection after backing a defensive line that only allowed 22 goals on the season. She also had one goal and three assists for the Golden Eagles.
WASHINGTON STATE SOCCER COACHES ASSOCIATION ALL-STATE 2013 SELECTIONS
MVP: Savannah Hoekstra (Sr., Forward, Central Valley).
COACH OF THE YEAR: Andres Monroy, Central Valley
FORWARDS: Devan Talley (Jr., Issaquah); Gabriela Pelogi (Jr., Federal Way); Savannah Hoekstra (Sr., Central valley); Morgan Weaver (So., Curtis).
MIDFIELDERS: Lexi Klinkenberg (Sr., Kentridge); Anyssa Devera (So., Camas); Jordan Branch (Sr., Skyline); Jessica Udovich (Jr., Puyallup).
DEFENDERS: Lyrik Fryer (Jr., Issaquah); Brooke Pingrey (Sr., Snohomish); Abbey Porter (Jr., Skyline); Maddie Sjothun (Sr., Union).
GOAL KEEPER: Megan Charlton (Sr., Kentwood).
FORWARDS: Mia Corbin (So., Tahoma); Alysha Overland (Jr., Moses Lake); Kelsey Turnbow (Fr., Central Valley); Rachel Wheeler (Sr., Issaquah).
MIDFIELDERS: Stephanie Overland (Jr., Moses Lake); Abby Morrow (Sr., Inglemoor); M'Kenna Hayes (Sr., Kentridge); Kelli Sullivan (Jr., Skyline); Annie Hoffman (Jr., Issaquah).
DEFENDERS: Megan Spataro (Jr., Olympia); Abbie Litka (Sr., Skyline); McKenna Stocker (Jr., Central Valley); Amanda Ellinghaus (Jr., Curtis).
GOAL KEEPER: Holly Stinson (Sr., Woodinville).
FORWARDS: Kara Marbury (Sr., Mead); Delaney Lindahl (Jr., Union); Peyton Chick (So., Kentridge); Amanda Johnston (Jr., Skyline).
MIDFIELDERS: Ameer Hussen (Fr., Todd Beamer); Melissa Foster (Sr., Union); Jordyn Bartelson (So., Puyallup).
DEFENDERS: Lynnae George (Jr., Jackson); Ally Carrigan (Jr., Kentridge); Mason Minder (So., Camas); Martha Heaps (Sr., Mead).
GOAL KEEPER: Marie Matthews (Jr., Camas).
MVP: Ellie Heiden (Sr., Forward, Kamiakin)
COACH OF THE YEAR: Tami Nguyen, Liberty
FORWARDS: Isabelle Butterfield (Sr., Bellevue); Natalie Vukic (Sr., Bainbridge); Ellie Heiden (Sr., Kamiakin); Madison Reynolds (Sr., Columbia River).
MIDFIELDERS: Mary Ann Santucci (Sr., Seattle Prep); Madison Adams (Sr., Bonney Lake); Margot Maraghe (Jr., Nathan Hale); Sydney Shintaffer (Sr., Hanford).
DEFENDERS: Sophia Wagner (Sr., Auburn Moutain View); Ana Dalgadillo (Sr., Columbia River); Lauren McKinney (Sr., Kamiakin); Bree Lane (Sr., Southridge).
GOAL KEEPER: Frida Swensen (Sr., Shorecrest).
FORWARDS: Emily Crichlow (Sr., Meadowdale); Jacquelyn Anderson (Sr., Liberty); Milla Benedetti (Sr., Mountain View); Amanda Klep (Sr., Marysville-Pilchuck).
MIDFIELDERS: Brianna Turley (Sr., Kamiakin); Hannah Sanders (Sr., Southridge); Charlene Burger (Sr., Columbia River); Hannah Templeton (So., Kennewick).
DEFENDERS: Rachel Ensign (So., Kamiakin); Ashlee Pedersen (Sr., Mt. Spokane); Carly Bannerman (Jr., Ferndale); Tyfani Chin (Sr., Foss).
GOAL KEEPER: Abby Rockewell (Sr., Seattle Prep).
FORWARDS: Rilee Castilla (Fr., Kamiakin); Emma Bergsrtom (Sr., Interlake); Chelsea Delgado (Sr., Hazen).
MIDFIELDERS: Celia Story (Jr., Bainbridge); Michelle Foster (Sr., Southridge); Faimee Farrell (Sr., Interlake).
DEFENDERS: Bret Baysinger (Sr., Hanford); Heather Donais (So., Kamiakin); Olivia Ovenell (So., Seattle Prep).
GOAL KEEPER: Emily Busselman (Sr., Hanford).
MVP: Alyssa Murray (Jr., Defender, Sumner).
COACH OF THE YEAR: Robi Turley, Sumner
FORWARDS: Rylee Seekins (So., Hockinson); Taryn Ries (Fr., Ridgefield); Kim Hazlett (So., Squalicum); Whitney Lowe (Sr., Black Hills).
MIDFIELDERS: Cali Crisler (Sr., Archbishop Murphy); Madi Gale (Sr., Fife); Brooke Lancaster (Jr., Sumner); Makensie Forsyth (Sr., Prosser).
DEFENDERS: Alyssa Murray (Jr., Sumner); Cecilia Nguyen (Sr., Archbishop Murphy); Rachel Dorr (So., Squalicum); EmmyLee Holt (Jr., Mark Morris).
GOAL KEEPER: Jamie Lange (Jr., Sumner).
FORWARDS: McKenzie Cook (Jr., Klahowya); Kim Dorr (So., Squalicum); Kristi Bartz (Jr., Archbishop Murphy); Sadee Kallis (Sr., West Valley Yakima).
MIDFIELDERS: Hattie North (Jr., Bellingham); Alex Rankin (Sr., East Valley Spokane); Claire Feeney (So., Archbishop Murphy); Emily Webster (Sr., Sehome).
DEFENDERS: Katie Mindnich (Jr., Sehome); Alyssa Barden (So., West Valley Yakima); Brooke Richardson (Jr., Archbishop Murphy); Sydnie Cole-Vogler (Jr., Hockinson).
GOAL KEEPER: Staphanie Gibson (Sr., West Valley Yakima).
FORWARDS: Jordan Thompson (Jr., Sumner); Sierra Parsons (Sr., Foster); Jordyn Voyles (Jr., Ridgefield); Lauren Gibb (Sr., Squalicum).
MIDFIELDERS: Julia DeVere (Jr., Squalicum); Riley Steele (So., West Valley Yakima); Taylor Sekyra (Jr., Lake Washington); Michelle Saunders (Jr., Squalicum).
DEFENDERS: Davien Engeberg (Jr., West Valley Spokane); Julia Carter (Sr., WF West); Megan Fox (Jr., Ridgefield); Jessica Ingle (Sr., Fife).
GOAL KEEPER: Amber Nielson (Sr., Fife).
MVP: Beth Stella (Sr., Forward, Kings)
COACH OF THE YEAR: Alex Duxbury, University Prep
FORWARDS: Beth Stella (Sr., Kings); Machaela Graddy (Sr., Eatonville); Mia Bladin (Sr., Northwest); Alissa Soo (Sr., University Prep); Sofia Barsher (Sr., Seattle Academy).
MIDFIELDERS: Taylor Lunde (Sr., Meridian); Tianna Helm (Sr., Cashmere); Linnea Soo (Sr., University Prep); Deanna Avalos (Jr., La Salle).
DEFENDERS: Jocelyn Cook-Cox (Jr., Lakeside); Ashton Perry (Sr., Kings); Morgan Gaston (Jr., Seattle Christian); Olivia Thomson (Sr., Univeristy Prep).
GOAL KEEPER: Regan Gibbs (Jr., Naches Valley); Emily Mark (Sr., Seattle Academy).
FORWARDS: Grace Martin (Sr., La Salle); Camryn Althauser (Sr., Rochester); Claire O'Brien (Sr., University Prep).
MIDFIELDERS: Heidi Fronk (Jr., Kings Way); Kaley Roberts (So., Naches Valley); BryLee Whitney (Sr., Warden).
DEFENDERS: Lily O'Connor (Sr., La Salle); Karissa Culley (Sr., Meridian); Hannah Quinn (Fr., Montesano); Noelle Huck (Jr., Naches Valley).
GOAL KEEPER: Heidi Blankline (Jr., Eatonville).
FORWARDS: Tyler Lime (Jr.. Naches Valley); Ashley Cook-Cox (Sr., Lakeside); Haley Belanger (Sr., Meridian); LeeAnn Rhoden (Sr., Montesano); Brooke Goldsmith (Sr., Elma); Abigail Kim (So., Seattle Christian).
MIDFIELDERS: KK Voss (Sr., Eatonville); Anna Parker (So., Kings); Megan Barwick (Jr., Seattle Academy); Sierra Seymour (Jr., Rochester).
DEFENDERS: Makenzie Matthes (Jr., Naches Valley); Gretta Quinn (Sr., Kings); Sara Dougan (Jr., Lynden Christian).
GOAL KEEPER: Sydney Gospodinovich (Fr., Meridian).
MVP: Caroline Bridgewater (Sr., Midfielder, Bear Creek)
COACH OF THE YEAR: Brandon Gonzales, Bear Creek
FORWARDS: Desere'e Doty (Jr., Crosspoint Academy); Emma Laurion (Jr., Crosspoint Academy); Sara Hastings (So., Bear Creek); Regyn Gaffney (Jr., Adna).
MIDFIELDERS: Caroline Bridgewater (Sr., Bear Creek); Brittany DiGenova (Sr., Bear Creek); Jill Leszynski (So., Bear Creek); Chayse Jones (Sr., Crosspoint Academy).
DEFENDERS: Sammy Olson (Jr., Bear Creek); Fridah Mwaura (Sr., Mt. Rainier Lutheran); Aisha Herrejon (Sr., Bridgeport); Melyssa Nocis (So., Adna).
GOAL KEEPER: Tessa Bruland (Sr., La Conner).
FORWARDS: Mary Davis (So., Ocosta); Natalie Sakuma (Sr., Mount Vernon Christian); Jodi Anderson (Jr., Evergreen Lutheran).
MIDFIELDERS: Sage Atkins (Jr., Napavine); Tori Hammond (Sr., Seattle Academy); Grace Hamre (So., Napavine); Kaitlyn Cultee (Sr., La Conner).
DEFENDERS: Samantha Martinez (Fr., Bridgeport); Viridiana Santana (Bridgeport).
GOAL KEEPER: Dallas Parker (Sr., Evergreen Lutheran).