The Athens Review
The Athens Hornets received one superlative selection by the District 31-4A coaches on the all-district team released Wednesday morning.
Senior goalkeeper Johnny Gonzalez was named the Newcomer of the Year, while teammates Enrique Rodriguez, Alfredo Vasquez and Bryant Castaneda were named to the first team.
Juan Mota, Kody Ingham and Jordy Castaneda were named to the second team.
Raul de la Fuente and Pedro Galvan received honorable mention honors rounded out the Hornets selections.
Mabank’s Caleb Massengale and Jhon Leon were named to the first team, while Tyler Crum and Trevor Orsak were named to the second team.
District 31-4A All-District Team:
Coach of the Year — Jason Lawless, Lindale
MVP — Riley Alvey, Lindale
Offensive MVP — Porfirio Benitez, John Tyler
Defensive MVP — Andrew Stevenson, Whitehouse
Sophomore of the Year — Parker Baskin, Whitehouse
Newcomer of the Year — Johnny Gonzalez, Athens
Keeper of the Year — Daniel Montoya, John Tyler
MABANK — Caleb Massengale; Jhon Leon
ATHENS — Enrique Rodriguez; Alfredo Vasquez; Bryant Castaneda
WHITEHOUSE — Destin Wilkins; Elijah Stevenson; Travis Blackburn
LINDALE — Lane Casey; Nate Nichols; Jesse Emberley; Dylan Tiiman; Shane Edmondson
JOHN TYLER — Juan Cornejo; Jose Valdez; Gerardo Lopez; Noe Diaz
CHAPEL HILL —Edgar Espinoza; Isai Torrescano
MABANK — Tyler Crum; Trevor Orsak
ATHENS — Juan Mota; Kody Ingham; Jordy Castaneda
WHITEHOUSE — Edwin Garcia; James Ray; Chris Langley
LINDALE — Davis Behee; Josue Arroyo; Timmy Moyer; Thomas Kincaid
JOHN TYLER — Naid Pineda; Lorenzo Duran; Aaron Alonzo
CHAPEL HILL — Ivan Mojica; Carlos Gonzalez
ATHENS — Raul de la Fuente; Pedro Galvan.