Wolverine girls soccer program celebrates season at banquet

Polk County’s girls soccer team celebrated its successful 2019 season Friday with an end-of-season awards banquet in the school cafeteria.

The Wolverines finished 13-5-2 and advanced to the 1A state quarterfinals for the first time since 2008, falling 2-0 to eventual state champion Union Academy.

Senior Reese Alley was recognized for being named to the North Carolina Soccer Coaches Association all-state team.

Other award winners included:

Varsity (from left): Jen Guerrero, Coach’s Award; Sydney Waldman, Defensive MVP; Reese Alley, Player of the Year; Ava Marino, Offensive MVP; Patricia Santibanez, Coach’s Award
All-Conference and All-Region players (from left): Sara Muse, Aria Shields, Reese Alley, Ava Marino, Sydney Waldman
Junior varsity (from left): Madi Smith, Offensive Player of the Year; Katie Campuzano-Gomez, Coach’s Award. Not present: Tyra Martin, Defensive Player of the Year