Harshita Avirneni, Staff Reporter Varsity girls soccer kicked off their season last week after having trying tryouts and teams being selected Dec. 6. Seniors Camille Carriere, Gabie Jones and Grace Andres were picked by their peers and coaches to be team captains. “I’m excited to make it back to state,” Carriere said. “We’re hoping to… Read More
Ladies Soccer News
Defender of the Year, Kelly Flynn
Finally, our soccer district announces it’s honorary teams. Just remember this is a very competitive district.
The Texas Association of Soccer Coaches has selected the All Region Teams. Coach Angela Fulton was named Region 4-6A Assistant Coach of the year! Way to go Coach Fulton. (click here and go to last page of the file).
Kelly Flynn and Afrah Kahn announced to all tournament team.
See Four Points news page 8 for the story(click here).
Vandegrift, which lost to Tompkins 3-1 in a Class 6A girls semifinal, placed two players on the all-tournament team — junior forward Afrah Kahn and senior defender Kelly Flynn.
…Despite the gut-wrenching loss, Vandegrift’s players and coaches understood the significance of their lengthy postseason run.
The Vipers, who won the Class 4A state title in 2014, reached the state tournament for the third time in the past four years despite moving up to Class 6A before this school year. Along with Hendrickson, their presence in the state semifinals gave the Austin area two girls teams in the same tournament bracket for the first time.
Despite their newcomer status in Class 6A, the Vipers never felt like underdogs……
See The Austin Statesman article in April 12 2017 paper here!
See Four Points news page 1 for article.