Penfield’s Grace Murphy, Spencerport’s Leah Wegender and Olivia Wall, Pittsford Sutherland’s Grace Allen and Honeoye Falls-Lima’s Izzy Rennoldson all excelled in the 2018 season. For their level of play, each received Player of the Year honors as voted upon by the Monroe County girls’ soccer coaches.
Murphy scored four goals and dished out six assists for the Patriots (12-4-2). The midfielder achieved First Team honors for the first time this year, collecting 14 points overall, leading Penfield to the Division I crown and the Class AA sectional finals.
Multiple Patriots joined Murphy on the Division I First Team including Rebecca Rolland (forward; ten goals, seven assists), Molly Sauter (defender) and Nikki Barlow (midfielder). Webster Schroder’s Angel Bennet (168 saves, 0.837 goals-against average), Anna Hewlett (midfielder/forward; 14 goals, six assists) and sophomore Ashley Jacobs (midfielder/forward; three goals, six assists) garnered first team nods. Olivia Damico (midfielder; 13 goals, three assists) and Lexi Perry (midfielder/forward; nine goals, four assists) represented Victor on the first team, joined by Fairport’s Kenzie Tarmino (defense; five goals, two assists) and Allison Donovan (midfielder/forward; four goals, four assists), as well as Hilton’s Megan Letta (midfielder/forward; six goals, five assists) and Katherine Annable (defender/midfielder; four goals, one assist). Rush Henrietta’s Madelyn George (midfielder/forward; 15 goals, four assists) rounded out the Division I honors.
Wengender created the offense (forward; 28 goals, 18 assists) and Olivia Wall led the defense (defender/midfielder; one assist) for Spencerport (18-1-1) in another dominant season. Both seniors share Division II player of the year honors in spearheading an unbeaten regular season.
Cat Wall (goalkeeper/midfielder; 89 saves, 0.45 goals-against average, one assist) joins her sister along with Erin Coykendall (forward; 15 goals, 14 assists) as the representatives for the Rangers on the first team.
Churchville-Chili’s Brynne Parkman (goalkeeper; 124 saves, 1.57 goals-against average), Hannah Shipley (forward; four goals, four assists) and Angelica Reina (defender/midfielder; one goal, one assist) all nabbed first team honors. Gates-Chili’s Maya Charcholla (defender) and Ashley McCullough (defender; three assists) joined the first team backfield. Nina Doyle (defender/midfielder; five goals, one assist) and Talia deFay (midfielder; one goal, one assist) represented Irondequoit along with Webster Thomas’s Aylssa Ogi (defender/midfielder; three goals) and Sara Tomei (midfielder/defender; seven goals, six assists) on the first team. Canandaigua Brave Maddie Green (goalkeeper; 189 saves, 3.30 goals-against average) rounded out the selection.
Pittsford Sutherland (14-3-2) capped the season with a Division III title behind the play of all four of their first team members, which includes player of the year recipient Allen (midfielder/forward; 13 goals, ten assists). Megan Hanna (defender; three goals), Sarah Dunnigan (defender; four goals, four assists) and Fiona Wilmot (midfielder/forward; six goals, eight assists) complete the Knight’s Division III first team members.
Three Greece Athena players made the first team. Jisela Dall (midfielder/forward; five goals, six assists), Sadie Coachmen (goalkeeper; 212 saves, 1.01 goals-against average) and Waniya Hudson (midfielder/forward; 19 goals, four assists) represented the Trojans. Pittsford Mendon, Brockport and Brighton players earned two sports apiece; Grace O’Hara (midfielder/forward; 15 goals, six assists) and Hannah Sertl (midfielder/forward; four goals, one assist) for the Vikings; Emily Parker (forward; 17 goals, six assists) and Jordyn Bombay (defender) for the Blue Devils; Julie Frischmann (forward; 11 goals, one assist) and freshman Amelia Adiutori (midfielder; six goals, three assists) for the Barons. StevieLyn Diggory (defender; three goals) rounded out the selection for the Division III first team.
Despite the tough season, Rennoldson came to play every day for Honeoye Falls-Lima (4-10-2). She netted three goals and secured a team-leading two assists for the Cougars to garner player of the year honors for Division IV.
Teammates Mari Spitz (goalkeeper; 114 saves, 2.04 goals-against average) and Paige Brent (midfielder) joined Ronaldson on the Division IV first team. Four members of title-winners Greece Odyssey got tabbed for top team honors. Emilee Festa (midfielder; nine goals, eight assists), Abby Wilson (defender/forward; seven goals, four assists), Katie Bianchi (defender/midfielder; one goal, four assists) and freshman Sienna Tyo (midfielder/forward; nine goals, one assist) all represented the Leopards. Batavia’s Katie Moore (forward; 20 goals, four assists) and Jenae Colkey (goalkeeper; 160 saves, 1.65 goals-against average), along with Eastridge’s Samantha Stewart (defender/midfielder; two goals, one assist) and Sierra Manning (forward; 11 goals, two assists) plus Greece Olympia’s Grace Collins (midfielder/forward; eight goals, six assists) finish off the Division IV First Team.
|First Team All-County Division I|
|Angel Bennet||Webster Schroeder||GK||12|
|Anna Hewlett||Webster Schroeder||MF/F||11|
|Ashley Jacobs||Webster Schroeder||MF/F||10|
|Madelyn George||Rush Henrietta||MF/F||12|
|Second Team All-County Division I|
|Sidney Smith||Webster Schroeder||D||10|
|Emma Leonardo||Webster Schroeder||MF||10|
|Lindsey Rieger||Webster Schroeder||D||11|
|Madeline Horst||Rush Henrietta||D||12|
|Rachel Crane||Rush Henrietta||MF/F||12|
|Co-Coach of the Year|
|Kent Brown, Webster Schroeder;
Libby Tobin, Penfield
|Player of the Year|
|First Team All-County Division II|
|Aylssa Ogi||Webster Thomas||D/MF||10|
|Sara Tomei||Webster Thomas||MF/F||12|
|Second Team All-County Division II|
|Paige Boulter||Webster Thomas||MF||10|
|Annika Monfort||Webster Thomas||MF||10|
|Coach of the Year|
|Jamie Schneider, Spencerport|
|Co-Player of the Year|
|First Team All-County Division III|
|Jisela Dall||Greece Athena||MF/F||12|
|Sadie Coachman||Greece Athena||GK||12|
|Waniya Hudson||Greece Athena||MF/F||12|
|Grace O’Hara||Pittsford Mendon||MF/F||10|
|Hannah Sertl||Pittsford Mendon||MF/F||12|
|Grace Allen||Pittsford Sutherland||MF/F||11|
|Megan Hanna||Pittsford Sutherland||D||12|
|Sarah Dunnigan||Pittsford Sutherland||D||12|
|Fiona Wilmot||Pittsford Sutherland||MF/F||11|
|StevieLyn Diggory||Greece Arcadia||D||12|
|Second Team All-County Division III|
|Skyler Whipple||Greece Athena||D/MF||12|
|Allison LaFranca||Greece Athena||D/MF||12|
|Jade Talone||Greece Athena||MF||11|
|Lisa Abe||Pittsford Mendon||MF/F||12|
|Addie Bryson||Pittsford Mendon||D||11|
|Leana Brown||Pittsford Sutherland||GK||12|
|Laura Bennett||Pittsford Sutherland||D/MF||9|
|Ashley Finkbeiner||Pittsford Sutherland||MF||10|
|Jordan Goeddertz||Greece Arcadia||D||12|
|Coach of the Year
Adam Palumbo, Sutherland
|Player of the Year
|First Team All-County Division IV|
|Emilee Festa||Greece Odyssey||MF||12|
|Abby Wilson||Greece Odyssey||D/F||11|
|Katie Bianchi||Greece Odyssey||D/MF||12|
|Sienna Tyo||Greece Odyssey||MF/F||9|
|Grace Collins||Greece Olympia||MF/F||11|
|Second Team All-County D IV|
|Emily Tyo||Greece Odyssey||D/MF||11|
|Eden Dewolf||Greece Odyssey||D/MF||12|
|Morgan Porach||Greece Odyssey||D/F||12|
|Jacey Palmgreen||Greece Olympia||D||11|
|Kuditra Derosa||Greece Olympia||MF/D||9|
|Coach of the Year
Chrissy Merrill, HF-L
|Player of the Year|