Boys Soccer: Local Players Named To All-Region Teams

Boys Soccer: Local Players Named To All-Region Teams

The N.C. Soccer Coaches Association recently released its all-region teams, and several Wayne County student-athletes were named to all-region teams.

Spring Creek had five players – Alex Carmona Morales, Fernando Trejo, Adrian Tavera, Edgar Victoriano and Jonah Perez – who were named to the NSCA all-region six team, while Gators head coach Miguel Torres was named coach of the year for region six.

The Gators finished the season with a 16-3-1 overall record, won the Neuse Six 2A Conference and reached the third round of the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2A playoffs.

Rosewood’s Gavin Davis, Ashton Fields, Reece Gery, Zach Gordon, Hector Gutierrez, Benjamin Peacock and Aaron Zamora were named the all-region five team. Rosewood coach Eddie Maldonado was named the region-five coach of the year.

The Eagles had a historic season on the soccer pitch. Rosewood went 21-1-2, won a conference title for the first time in 19 years and reached the regional championship round of the playoffs for the first time in program history.

C.B. Aycock’s Adam Cook, Marco Bucknam, Braylan McCoy, Collin McIver and Colby Thompson were all named to the all-region three team. The Golden Falcons went 15-5-2 and reached the second round of the playoffs.

Gery and Zamora were also named to the 1A all-state team, while Carmona Morales was selected to the 2A all-state team.