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Three area players earn first team all-Ohio soccer honors

Three area players that led their teams to outstanding seasons were honored last week by being named first team all-Ohio by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association.
Ottawa-Glandorf’s T.J. Metzger was a first-team selection in the Division II boys picks.
Van Buren’s Kayla Sonnenberg and Kalida’s Summer Holtkamp were both first teamers in the Division III girls all-Ohio selections.
Metzger, a senior midfielder, led the Titans to a 19-2 overall record that included a share of the Western Buckeye League championship. He scored 14 goals and added seven assists for the Titans, who finished just one win away from a spot in the OHSAA state tournament when they dropped a 2-0 decision to Bay Village Bay in the regional final.
Sonnenberg, a senior midfielder, scored 19 goals with four assists to lead Van Buren to a 14-5 record, the NCOSA championship and a spot in the district finals for the first time in school history.
Holtkamp, a senior forward, also played a role in a historic season for Kalida. She was the team’s top offensive player as she led the Wildcats to a  Putnam County League title, unbeaten regular season and a regional tournament berth for the first time in school history.
Liberty-Benton’s Kayla Trevino, Kalida’s Kaylyn Verhoff, Continental’s Leva Weller and Fort Jennings’ Macy Schroeder all earned second team all-Ohio honors in Division III.
Area boys players were also well represented in Division III.
Kalida’s Zach Erhart, Liberty-Benton’s Zach Garver and Bluffton’s Stephen Tartakov all earned spots on the Division III boys all-Ohio second team.

Division I Boys
First Team
MIDFIELD — Matt Amester, sr., Toledo St. John’s;  Sam Deroy, sr., Powell Olentangy Liberty; James Haupt, sr., Massillon Jackson; Ken Kilpatrick, sr., Austintown Fitch; Tyler Sanda, sr., Cleveland St. Ignatius. FORWARD — Andrew Schwall, sr., Gahanna Lincoln; Dan Amstutz, sr., Ashland; Daniel Blackmar, sr., Sylvania Southview; Jack Clark, jr., Mason; Marquis Payton, sr., Huber Heights Wayne; Amarii Wiilliams, sr., Mayfield; Jonny Williams, sr., Loveland. DEFENDER — Michael Dichlian, jr., Copley; Zack Keubler, sr., Hilliard Darby; Jacob Roth, sr., Cleveland St. Ignatius; Jake Stovall, sr., Centerville. GOALKEEPER — Stuart Ford, Sr., Lakewood St. Edward; David McAllister, sr., Dresden Tri-Valley.
PLAYERS OF THE YEAR — Tyler Sanda, Cleveland St. Ignatius & Sam Deroy, Powell Olentangy Liberty.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Brian Billings, Anthony Wayne.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Daniel Crew, Cleveland St. Ignatius.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
FORWARD — Nasser Jemma, sr., Perrysburg DEFFENDER — Keegan Hall, sr., Ashland.
Division II Boys
First Team
DEFENDER — Byron Abrigg, sr., Youngstown Mooney; Casey Zupi, sr., Chillicothe Unioto. FORWARD — Brennan Brown, sr., St. Marys Memorial; Joon Brown, sr., Port Clinton; Vonne Byrd, sr., Dayton Carroll; Charlie Deeds, sr., Dover; Jake Meyer, sr., Middletown Fenwick. MIDFIELD — Jack Flora, sr., Columbus Desales; Jude Gingoo, sr., Hunting Valley University School; Jacob Hodge, sr., Columbus Bexley; Tim North, sr., Cuyahoga Valley Christian; Joe Korb, jr., Mentor Lake Catholic; Brian Luckscheiter, sr., Columbus Watterson; Eric Lynch, sr., Bellbrook; T.J. Metzger, sr., Ottawa-Glandorf; Brandon Taylor, jr., Richfield Revere; Jake Young, sr., Cortland Lakeview. GOALKEEPER — Harrison Glover, sr., Cincinnati Wyoming; Ryan Pignatiello, sr., Tipp City Tippecanoe.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
MIDFIELD — Josh Thomas, sr., Lima Shawnee. Nolan Connell, sr., Bowling Green; Brian Kurtz, sr., Sandusky Perkins; Taylor Prosser, sr., Huron. FORWARD — Conner Rockhold, sr., Lima Bath. DEFENDER — Derek Snowden, sr., Eastwood; Mason Willeke, sr., Lexington.
PLAYERS OF THE YEAR — Brandon Taylor, Richfield Revere & Eric Lynch, Bellbrook.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Nate Mailach, Cortland Lakeview.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Dale Mitchell, Alliance Marlington.
Division III
First Team
FORWARD — Greg Bable, jr., Columbiana Crestview; Sam Bascom, sr., Cincinnati Madeira; Thor Beckdahl, jr., Springfield Catholic Central; Jacob Naft, sr., Gates Mills Hawken; Brent Schilling, sr., Dayton Christian; Sam Weiss, sr., Oberlin; Joseph Winters, sr., Lucasville Valley; John Michael Wyrick, sr., Cincinnati Madeira; David Bontrager, sr., Archbold; Leo Herrmann, jr., Steubenville Catholic Central; Matt Kinkopf, sr., Cincinnati Christian. MIDFIELD — David Burton, sr., Columbus Tree of Life; Will Cochran, sr., Mansfield Christian; Justin Irias, sr., Apple Creek Waynedale; Albert & Quinn Miller, sr., Worthington Christian; Federico Silva, sr., Hudson Western Reserve Academy. GOALKEEPER — Michael Geiger, sr., Ottawa Hills.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
DEFENDER — Zach Erhart, sr., Kalida. FORWARD — Zach Garver, jr., Liberty-Benton; Blake Pappas, sr., Ottawa Hills; Stephen Tatarkov, jr., Bluffton. MIDFIELD — Brodie Nofziger, jr., Archbold.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Federico Silva, Husdon Western Reserve Academy & Sam Bascom, Cincinnati Madeira.
COACH OF THE YEAR —- Danny Diceanu, Pitsburg Franklin-Monroe.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Ole Jacobsen, Cincinnati Madeira.
Division I Girls
First Team
FORWARD — Madison Baldwin, sr., Zansville; Denise Bowes, sr., Ashland; Sam Edwards, jr., Dublin Coffman; Leah Runkle, jr., Wadsworth; Maddy Williams, sr., Perrysburg; Macy Hamblin, soph., Fairfield; Ashlynn Jones, sr., Pickerington North. MIDFIELD — Rose Lavelle, sr., Cincinnati Mount Notre Dame; Michele Christy, sr., Cincinnati Ursuline; Anna Haverchak, jr., Copley; Alexis Manoa, sr., Strongsville; Kaitlun Miller, sr., Dublin Jerome; Seyla Perez, jr., Warren Howland; Micaela Powers, sr., Beavercreek; Mollie Whitacre, sr., Perrysburg. DEFENDER — Maria Collica, jr., Solon; Niki Hopkins, sr., Centerville; Marissa Scullin, sr., Medina.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Micaela Powers, Beavercreek.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Margaret Bernard, Perrysburg.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Danielle Peters, Mason.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
MIDFIELD — Dani Johnson, jr., Toledo Notre Dame. GOALKEEPER — Jillian Nehrkorn, jr., Mansfield Senior.
Division II Girls
First Team
FORWARD — Alex Brown, sr., Bay Village Bay; Avalee Hagerty, jr., Kettering Alter; Shelby Lucas, sr., Lima Shawnee; Marissa Milazzo, jr., Richfield Revere; Alexis Milesky, jr., Plain City Jonathan Alder; Regan Price, sr., Bellefontaine; Deijah Swihartm soph, Clear Fork; Juliana Vazquez, soph., Youngstown Mooney; Sandra Yu, sr., Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit. MIDFIELD — Caroline Dreher, soph., Parma Heights Holy Name; Corrin Hayberg, sr., Dover; Alex Lang, sr., Cincinnati McNicholas; Jennifer Morris, sr., Canfield; Lysette Roman, sr., Shaker Heights Hathaway Brown; Elizabeth Slattery, sr., Cincinnati Indian Hill; Maddy Wolford, jr., Maumee. DEFENDER — Rachel Conaway, soph., Chillicothe; Elizabeth Dammeyer, sr., Cincinnati Indian Hill; Courtney Klosterman, sr., Columbus DeSales.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Phil Simone, Canfield.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Sandra Yu, Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Wendy Mitchell-Payne, Celina.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
FORWARD — Shelby Antonacci, jr., Lake; Alyssa Manley, soph, Lima Bath; Katelyn Stahl, sr., Celina. MIDFIELD — Megan Rafac, sr., Toledo St. Ursula; Alexis Huss, sr., Mansfield Madison; Erica Tullis, jr., Maumee.
Division III
First Team
FORWARD — Taylor Scott, sr., Lynchburg Clay; Sarah Titteriington, sr., Sidney Lehman; Elizabeth Williams, Sr., Cincinnati Summit Country Day; Meghan Blank, sr. Middletown Fenwick; Emily Hartley, soph., Coshocton; Summer Holtkamp, sr., Kalida. DEFENDER — Grace Dooley, sr., Wellington; Jenna Parry, jr., Warren Champion; Cristina Pinney, sr., Columbus Grandview Heights. MIDFIELD — Lydia Eichorn, jr., Mansfield Christian; Rachel Hutton, sr., Chillicothe Zane Trace; Michelle Huber, jr., Gates Mills Gilmour Academy; Kayla Sonnenberg, sr., Van Buren; Nicky Waldeck, Husdon sr., Western Reserve Academy. GOALKEEPER — Zoe Pchobradsky, sr., Cincinnati Seven Hills; Jenni Rossi, jr., Middletown Fenwick.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Meghan Blank, Middletown Fenwick.
COACH OF THE YEAR — George Sauer, Chillicothe Zane Trace.
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR — Joe Naegeli, Cincinnati Madeira.
Second Team (NW Ohio Only)
MIDFIELD — Taylor Elliot, sr., Ontario; Macy Schroeder, sr., Fort Jennings; Cassidy Wyse, jr., Archbold. FORWARD — Lauren Kindinger, sr., Archbold; Kayla Trevino, jr., Liberty-Benton. DEFENDER — Kaylyn Verhoff, sr., Kalida. GOALKEEPER — Leva Weller, sr., Continental.