High School Winter All-Stars

2013-03-10T00:00:00Z 2013-03-11T10:48:30Z High School Winter All-Stars Arizona Daily Star
March 10, 2013 12:00 am

BOYS BASKETBALL

Player of the Year: Asha Esprit, Rincon/University

Coach of the Year: Rob Harrison, Sunnyside

First team

• F: Julio Duarte, Jr., Cholla

• F: Chaz Mack, Jr., Catalina Foothills

• C: Asha Esprit, Sr., Rincon/ University

• G: Austin Nehls, Jr., Catalina Foothills

• G: RaShawn Avery, Sr., Sierra Vista Buena

Second team

• F: Raul Castro, Sr., Sunnyside

• F: Arthur Gibson, Jr., Sahuaro

• G: Andres Marquez, Sr., Nogales

• G: Shane Burton, Jr., Cienega

• G: Cameron Denson, Jr., Salpointe Catholic

Third team

• F: Matt Bushman, Jr., Sabino

• C: Mitch Lightfoot, Fr., Ironwood Ridge

• G: Nico Hughes, Sr., Canyon del Oro

• G: Sammy Barnes- Thompkins, So., Mountain View

• G: Yusef Shehata, Jr., Amphitheater

Honorable mention

Academy of Tucson: Thomas Freyer. Amphitheater: Michael Perkins, Jose Mada, Donald Selig. Benson: Cody Wilson, Sean Brogan. Canyon del Oro: Ty Ochse, John Jackson, Daniel Hughes. Catalina: Ruben Pereida, Tre Moore. Catalina Foothills: Ryan McHenry, Dakota Kordsiemon, Matt Klewer. Cholla: Jorge Carrasco, Julio Valdez, Luis Rodriguez. Cienega: Terrence Johnson, Daren Biggs, Ben Thompson, Xavier Burnham. Desert Christian: Ben Brandon, Michael Shew, Luke Gleason. Desert View: Estevan Cota, Adrian Sepulveda. Douglas: Eduardo Ysea, Ignacio Valenzuela. Empire: Richard Hacker, Deion James. Flowing Wells: Jesus Campa, Andrew Belew, Moises Apodaca, Genaro Quintero, Antonio Romero. Green Fields Country Day: T.J. Clark, John Lazzeroni. Ironwood Ridge: Trevor Cotton. Marana: Ryan Swan, Davon Roebuck. Mountain View: Deondrae Johnson, Orion Hughes, Jake Fleetwood. Nogales: Bryan Cervantes, Miguel Corrales, Fernando Parra, Rene Garcia, Anibal Montoya. Palo Verde: Ezini Ugbisien, Tahmani Williams, Omar Thomas, Derek Williams. Pueblo: Robert Medrano. Pusch Ridge Christian: Zachary Alexander, Michael Houser. Rincon/University: Kevionte Alexander. Rio Rico: Ricardo Martinez, Alan Madrid, Dan Gastellum. Sabino: Jameson Siek, Kevin O'Brien. Safford: Jalen Higgins, Cole Claridge, Jordan Davis. Sahuarita: Nikko Martinez. Sahuaro: James Molina, Jordan Lane, Andre Bearden. Salpointe Catholic: Jaylyn Juan, Ryan Callaghan, Daniel Arzouman. San Miguel: Tre' Miller, Pablo Monreal, Omar Lorta, Javier Madrid. Santa Rita: T.J. Stoglin, Raekwon Davis, Corey Smith, Keimon Sims. Sierra Vista Buena: Gilbert Pinckney, Roderick Springer, Deonte Williams. St. Augustine Catholic: Dexter Humphreys, Daniel Campa. St. Gregory: Benny Louchheim, Anthony Lopez, Ethan Groff. Sunnyside: Jacob Inclan, Pedro Muniz, Cristian Noriega. Tanque Verde: Gabe Gaxiola, David Gallardo. Thatcher: Jacob Drage, Nick Orr. Tombstone: William Braswell, Arthur Cummings. Tucson: Cameron Volk, Demetrius Flannigan, Markquise Simmons. Walden Grove: Jairo Figueroa, Daniel Lugo-Escalante, Rashaan Taylor.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Player of the Year: Lyndsay Leikem, Flowing Wells

Coach of the Year: Niki Melchiori, Mountain View

First team

• F: Lyndsay Leikem, Sr., Flowing Wells

• F: Alexis Cortez, Fr., Tucson

• G: Olivia Snyder, Sr., Green Fields Country Day

• G: Sydni Stallworth, So., Palo Verde

• G: Julia Cooper, Sr., Catalina Foothills

Second team

• F: Sydney Harden, Fr., Sahuaro

• F: Marcianna Granillo, Sr., Cholla

• G: Melody McLaughlin, Sr., Mountain View

• G: Gabrielle Courtney, Sr., Pusch Ridge Christian

• G: Denesia Smith, Jr., Sierra Vista Buena

Third team

• F: Haley Howell, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• F: Shalise Fernander, Jr., Flowing Wells

• C: Alexa Arndt, Sr., Sabino

• G: Brittany West, Sr., Canyon del Oro

• G: Amanda Gamez, Sr., St. Gregory

Honorable mention

Amphitheater: Andrea Mada, Marche Navarrette. Benson: Kady East, Emily Gudvangen, Haley Choate. Bisbee: Gabby Still, Bianca Borquez, Katrina Morales. Canyon del Oro: Madison Hoyer. Catalina: Kelli Rountree, Itzel Camacho-Hernandez. Catalina Foothills: Treyana Clay, Marie Fleming. Cholla: Griselda Mahtapene, Alexis Calderon, Sabrina Chomsaysangphet, Francine Valencia. Cienega: Gabby Banales, Kelaiah Dillard, Destiny Richardson. Desert Christian: Sara Boice, Hannah Bjorgum-Johnson, Nicole Ayers, Jenna Cray. Desert View: Alex Ojeda. Douglas: Karina Avechuco, Veronica Barraza, Aleen Nunez. Empire: Talia Gomez. Flowing Wells: Mikaela Cook, Czarina Walker, Kyra Brinsfield, Tatianna Portelo. Green Fields Country Day: Kya Coletta, Riley Nixon. Immaculate Heart: Katie Martinka. Ironwood Ridge: Paige Moffett, Casey Wortley, Meaghan Coffield, Kristen Dohm. Marana: Kortnee Day, Mally McGarity, Anais Gibbs, Courtney Hade, Moana Halaufia. Mountain View: Jessica Salaz, Lauren Reece, Karina Kelly. Nogales: Arlette Cabrera. Pueblo: Idalis Star Galindo. Pusch Ridge Christian: Moriah Roters, Olivia Christian, Noelle Soltero, Shelby Harris. Rincon/University: Jessica Chamberlain. Rio Rico: Brittany Haro, Carolina Ley, Yemille Quihuis, Lourdes Suarez. Sabino: Katelyn Houston, Marli Ray. Safford: Jordan Abalos, Miranda Bingham. Sahuarita: Amoriah Mobley, Danielle Teso. Sahuaro: Chelsea Hunsaker, Itzel Valencia-Gallegos, Reazsha Benjamin, Jamie Holliday. Salpointe Catholic: Marissa Herington, Brooke Prososki-Green. San Miguel: Rachael Bailey, Larissa Reed. Santa Rita: Briana Myers, Nicole Ryker. Sierra Vista Buena: Nidja Thomas, Arianna Anderson, Dominique Carpenter. St. Gregory: Grace Baranowski, Rachel Wilson, Alex Valencia, Jordan Davis, Jennie Bass. Sunnyside: Yesenia Fragoso. Tanque Verde: Caitlin Wyss, Marisol Rivera. Thatcher: Shiann White, Kennedie Montoya. Tombstone: Rachel Cummings. Tucson: Erin-Christina Rupp, Jazmyne Redmond, Bailey Johnson, Kylie McCorkle-Olbin, Ariana Granillo. Walden Grove: Katie Maynard, Taylor Tang, Rhianna Bortoli.

GIRLS SOCCER

Player of the Year: Emily Parker, Catalina Foothills

Coach of the Year: Rosi Reeves, Sahuarita

First team

• F: Emily Parker, So., Catalina Foothills

• F: Jasmine Stokes, Sr., Palo Verde

• F: Justene Kesterson, Sr., Mountain View

• F: Taylor McClelland, So., Sahuarita

• MF: Laura Pimienta, Sr., Mountain View

• MF: Allison Raniere, So., Sahuaro

• MF: Madison Irwin, Sr., Catalina

• MF: Amber Measley, Jr., Catalina Foothills

• D: Madi Kinzer, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• D: Morgan Rooney, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• D: Karina Gabino, Sr., Mountain View

• D: Mackenzie Carstens, Sr., Sabino

• GK: Laura DeMers, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• GK: Sylvanna Islas, Jr., Sabino

Second team

• F: Anyssa Dagnino, Sr., Sahuaro

• F: Brandi Park, Jr., Sabino

• F: Jasmine Simmons, Jr., Sahuaro

• F: Aleah Strength, Jr., Catalina Foothills

• MF: Devyn Hunley, Sr., Sabino

• MF: Chloe Cox, Sr., Catalina

• MF: Yaritza Lopez, Jr., Sahuarita

• MF: Sara Boice, Sr., Desert Christian

• D: Cheyenne Smith, Sr., Marana

• D: Alexis Veney, Sr., Palo Verde

• D: Madeleine Parker, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• D: Elise Muñoz, Sr., Nogales

• GK: Kelsea Sloss, Sr., Sierra Vista Buena

• GK: Shelby Penrod, Sr., Mountain View

Honorable mention

Amphitheater: Kiki Stine. Canyon del Oro: Natalie Rudolph, Andrea Addison. Catalina: Tayler Dunn, Nykole Adun, Karen Leon, Maritza Rios. Catalina Foothills: Kendall Karon, Aminah Settles, Emily Green. Cholla: Arianna Larribas, Marina Martinez. Cienega: Lindsey Soukhome. Desert Christian: Lexis Rorrer, Jenna Cray, Sarah Butler, Nicole Ayers. Desert View: Maria Mata, Salina Rios. Douglas: Kianna Ross, Erika Romero, Elyzabeth Duarte, Victoria Morales. Empire: Lindsey Lange, Cassondra Ledezma, Danielle Lemieux, Alyssa O'Connell, Elizabeth Stokes, Alex Peters, Samantha Smith. Ironwood Ridge: Madison McEldowney, Jessica Nelson, Hailey Sawchuk, Holly Ross. Marana: Destiny Deverage, Ariella Schneider, Sadie Ballard, Brianna Martinez. Mountain View: Maitlyn Davisworth, Aspen Kinzie, Mariah Desmarias, Sara Cook, Madison Pederson, Morgan Pederson, Brenna Lenihan, Priscilla Pimienta. Nogales: Karina Suarez, Alexis Aguirre, Jenny Mada, Paulina Herrera, Venecia Alvarez. Palo Verde: Angelica Gonzalez, Taylor Kruse. Pueblo: Brianna Sanchez, Ruth Perez, Yanseli Alameda, Ashley Sandoval. Pusch Ridge Christian: Jordan Woodruff, Maddie Dowdle. Rincon/University: Bekah Waller, Alyssa Rankin. Rio Rico: Veronica Cruz, Maria Delgadillo, Jackie Giron. Sabino: Megan Richardson, Sierra Heredia, Kelsey Jenkins, Shannon Shields, Daniela Sanchez. Safford: Rene Reynolds. Sahuarita: Hailey Bliven, Lilia Calvillo, Taylor Stogsdill, Nadia Nichols, Emily Bliven, Guadalupe Durazo. Sahuaro: Breanna Parkinson, Misty Ruiz. Salpointe Catholic: Byanna Sanchez. Sierra Vista Buena: Michaela Cody, Brooke Madden, Cheryl Sindelar, Chelsea Villa. St. Gregory: Emma Herrick, Gabi Ventola, Allie Ward. Sunnyside: Alicia Delgado, Gabriella Bautista. Tucson: Savannah Quintana, Maury Urcadez, Dawn Binder. Walden Grove: Shelby Bessett.

BOYS SOCCER

Player of the Year: Arturo Vega, Salpointe Catholic

Coach of the Year: Wolfgang Weber, Salpointe Catholic

First team

• F: Ather Dawod, Jr., Palo Verde

• F: T.J. Hope, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• F: Alan Gomez, Sr., Amphitheater

• F: David Ramirez, Sr., Tucson

• MF: Arturo Vega, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• MF: Jack Ferguson, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• MF: Gavino Carranza, So., Salpointe Catholic

• MF: Zack Davis, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• D: Sergio Anaya, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• D: Danny McDermott, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• D: Robert Gorman, Jr., Nogales

• D: Javier Buelna, Sr., Douglas

• GK: Taylor Anderson, So., Salpointe Catholic

• GK: Samuel Kavathas, Sr., Flowing Wells

Second team

• F: Jean Butron, Sr., Catalina Foothills

• F: Bwaleso Igulu, Jr., Palo Verde

• F: Kirt Cormier, Jr., Douglas

• F: Allen Bradley, Sr., Desert Christian

• MF: Colin O'Brien, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• MF: Ryan Bristow, Jr., Ironwood Ridge

• MF: Cristian Chavira, Sr., Catalina

• MF: Ricky Flores, Sr., Desert View

• D: Jairo Velazquez, Jr., Palo Verde

• D: Jack Healy, Sr., Sabino

• D: Kevin Pantzi-Avila, Jr., Catalina

• D: Aaron Elledge, Jr., Canyon del Oro

• GK: Derek van Zijll, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• GK: William Davis, Sr., Tucson

Honorable mention

Amphitheater: Jorge Montoya, Carlos Barrera, Sergio Castaneda, Darus Gwion, Josue Ayala, Pedro Estudillo, Julio Diaz, Oscar Castro, Ibraheem Hasaan, Francisco Rubio, Ruben Paredes. Canyon del Oro: Sibusiso Kunnie, Grant Finch, Andy Yingst, Garrett Andreatta. Catalina: Edgar Dominguez. Catalina Foothills: Kellen Brewer, Tyler Rice, Matthew Romagnolo, Cameron Rivera. Cholla: Ismael Torres, Luis Aguirre, Ricardo Trejo, Rene Campuzano. Cienega: Damen Andersen, Matt Ortega, Alonso Huizar, Sean Mulick. Desert Christian: Ben Brandon, Gabe Fennema, Ryan Barents, Luke Gleason, Calvin Smith. Desert View: Carlos Olmedo, Francisco Soto, Arturo Zatarain-Santamaria, Daniel Mendoza. Douglas: Antonio Orduna, Oziel Moreno, Chris Cruz, Marc Gonzalez. Empire: Mitchell Arnone, Lloyd Aultman. Flowing Wells: Alejandro Gonzalez, Guillermo Sainz, Miles Starkey. Ironwood Ridge: Kellen Ross, Josh Davis, Julian Figueroa. Marana: Dustin Wright, Elijah Hibbs, Noe Arroyo Williams, Jeremiah Avery. Nogales: Alec Lohr, Juan Carlos Bautista, Jaime Javalera, Jose Longoria, Abi Bustamante, Guillermo Esquivel, Isaac Palomo. Palo Verde: Aaron Velazquez, Ibrahim Magale, German Velazquez-Garcia, Johnny Ramirez, Juan Miranda-Jimenez, Misael Velazquez-Arvizu, Bryan Rodriquez. Pueblo: Raul Soto, Marco Quintero, Marco Figueroa. Pusch Ridge Christian: Brandon Bernal, Aaron Penazek, Daniel Hagberg. Rincon/University: Hector Banegas, Neil Davis, Devin Henderson, Brett Shelton. Rio Rico: Erick Vidana, Christian Peña, Isaac Mendoza. Sabino: Dale Starling, Conor Jacobs, Dean Rosnman, Diego Morales. Sahuarita: Gabriel Hernandez, Carlos Lopez. Sahuaro: Alex Rojo, Michael Courville, Demitri Fotinos. Salpointe Catholic: Christian Garcia, Alex Flores, Luis Castro, Will Martin, Vince Bianchi, Nick DiChristofano, Andrew Bianchi, Rafael Castro. Santa Rita: Jesus Juarez, Nicholas Mulvihill, Stephen Balda, Wildly Schultz. Sierra Vista Buena: Colin Linde, Kyle Perkins. St. Gregory: Jeremy Kulwin, Noah Deitch. Sunnyside: Angel Gomez. Tucson: Julian Gaona, Rene Huerta, Gabe Zepp. Walden Grove: Rudy Del Castillo, Sebastian Sykes, Carter Blouin, Adam Weber.

WRESTLING

Wrestler of the Year: Bailey Janis, Mountain View

Coach of the Year: Anthony Leon, Sunnyside

First team

• 106: Jason Ayala, So., Cienega

• 113: Bailey Janis, Sr., Mountain View

• 120: Sergio Miranda, Sr., Sunnyside

• 126: William Olivas, Jr., Sunnyside

• 132: Zach Davis, So., Catalina Foothills

• 138: Tate Sandifer, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• 145: Marky Lopez, Sr., Rio Rico

• 152: Matt Filbert, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• 160: T.J. Gudeman, Sr., Cienega

• 170: Tristan Mordecai, Jr., Ironwood Ridge

• 182: Jorge Robles, Sr., Sahuarita

• 195: Gabe Gonzales, Jr., Sunnyside

• 220: Patrick Penniston, Sr., Rio Rico

• HWT: Kyle Jividen, Jr., Sahuaro

Second team

• 106: Angel Laguna, Fr., Amphitheater

• 113: Juaquin Olivas, So., Sunnyside

• 120: Ross Ens, So., Benson

• 126: John Michael Stilb, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• 132: Chris Quiroz-Romo, Jr., Tucson

• 138: Eric Jeong, Sr., Rio Rico

• 145: Troy Taylor, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• 152: Jesus Barrera, Jr., Amphitheater

• 160: Eli Callahan, Sr., Marana

• 170: Dustin Dutton, Sr., Sahuarita

• 182: Cameron Nelson, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• 195: Scott Simmons, Sr., Ironwood Ridge

• 220: Will McKay, Sr., Salpointe Catholic

• HWT: Ricky Villegas, Sr., Sunnyside

Honorable mention

Amphitheater: Sampson Sylla, Geo Payan, Kyle Rodriguez. Benson: Joey Simpson. Bisbee: Austin Suarez, Tony Chavez. Canyon del Oro: Jake Bishop, Jacob Michaels, Joshua Henkel, Brandonn Eto, Jeremiah Floyd. Catalina: Nic Riesgo. Cholla: Rafael Pacheco, William Hohmann, Josue Rodriguez. Cienega: Jace Manriquez, Delbert Ballesteros, Taylor Shechter, R.J. Brown, Joey Zuta. Desert View: Joseph Delorme, Jeddy Jimenez, Rene Gomez. Douglas: Michael Thomas Cardenas. Empire: Marco Colpo, Grant Williams, Alex Colpo, Clinton Buller, Nick Lakosky. Flowing Wells: Jorge Felix. Ironwood Ridge: Jake Allen, Kyle Taylor, Marco Dominguez, Clint Allen, Joey Howard, Alfredo Calzadillas. Marana: Travis Howard, Devin Juan, Chase Riddle, Chase Meade, Diego Urias, Alex Steinebach. Mountain View: Ty Waltz, Ryan Henkel, Trey Waltz, Tyler Werch, Pat O'Donnell, John Reynolds. Palo Verde: Antonio Verdugo. Pueblo: Christian Felix, Jonathan Valencia. Rincon/University: Dakota Walker, Gabriel Duarte, Erik Vega Flores. Rio Rico: Pablo Chavez, Areana Villaescusa. Sabino: Daniel Maestas, Bryson Echols. Safford: Drew Hardesty, Ruben Molina, Chanse Rios. Sahuarita: George Emerson. Sahuaro: Marco Romero, Michael Johnson. Salpointe Catholic: Dylan Sheesley, Nick Woolridge. Santa Rita: Michael Ramsey. Sells Baboquivari: Michael Ramon, Shane Pablo. Sierra Vista Buena: Brian Powers. Sunnyside: Raul Moraga, Constantino Murillo, Aaron Steinebach, Ricky Miranda, Oscar Cuevas, Chris Moreno, Mike Dorame, Ryan Deatherage. Thatcher: Caleb Radley, Heath Motes, Kason Bryce, Riley Skinner, Tyler Jensen. Tombstone: Tyler Francisco. Walden Grove: Phillip Grajeda. Willcox: Ben Miller, Ray Rodriguez.

About the Southern Arizona all-stars

Here we honor athletes and coaches for their performances in the 2012-2013 season. Selections were based on staff observations and collected statistics in consultation with area coaches.

Player of the Year photo illustrations by Kelly Presnell • Arizona Daily Star

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