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All-League, All-State soccer | Truckee’s Arnstein MVP, Eberhardt Coach of Year

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Truckee senior Thomas Arnstein was voted most valuable player of the Northern Division I-A after scoring a record 45 goals.
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The best team in the Division I-A was awarded accordingly in All-League and All-State voting.

After storming back from a 3-0 deficit to win the Division I-A state championship, 14 Truckee boys soccer players received recognition on the Northern Division I-A All-League team, while six were voted to the All-State team.

Senior forward Thomas Arnstein and his coach led the way. Arnstein was voted the league’s Most Valuable Player after breaking the single-season Division I-A scoring record, with 45 goals. Casey Eberhardt was nameed Coach of the Year after leading the Wolverines (20-4-3) to an NIAA record eighth state championship.

The awards were determined by the league’s coaches.

Aside from Arnstein, six Wolverines were voted to the first team, including Manuel Sarabia at forward, David Martinez at halfback, Jake Lahr and Nick Oberriter at fullback, Gabriel Serna at goalkeeper, and Jordan Fereira as a utility player.

Halfback Zack Barta and fullback Jose Gonzalez were voted to the second team, while Leo Villa, Alex Colomenares Lopez, Nathan Ariza, Zach Williams and Steven Lopez received honorable mention.

In All-State voting, Arnstein, Oberriter and Martinez made the first team, and Fereira, Lahr and Serna made the second team.

NORTHERN DIVISION I-A ALL-LEAGUE

Most Valuable Player: Thomas Arnstein, Truckee

Coach of the Year: Casey Eberhardt, Truckee

FIRST TEAM

Forward: Genaro Vazquez, Sparks

Forward: Manuel Sarabia, Truckee

Forward: Jesus Partida, Sparks

Halfback: Lucio Espitia, Sparks

Halfback: Corbin Waite, Fallon

Halfback: Jaysen Woodland, Spring Creek

Halfback: David Martinez, Truckee

Fullback: Cesar Arroyo, Sparks

Fullback: Jake Lahr, Truckee

Fullback: Nick Oberriter, Truckee

Goalkeeper: Gabriel Serna, Truckee

Utility: Jordan Fereira, Truckee

SECOND TEAM

Forward: Fidel Enriquez, Fallon

Forward: Spencer Pemelton, Spring Creek

Forward: Logan Billin, Spring Creek

Halfback: Alexis Medina, Sparks

Halfback: Pedro Barajas, Fallon

Halfback: Zack Barta, Truckee

Halfback: Jose Mendoza, Sparks

Fullback: Jorge Hernandez, Fernley

Fullback: Manuel Gonzalez, Fallon

Fullback: Jose Gonzalez, Truckee

Goalkeeper: Ronaldo Hernandez, Sparks

Utility: Luis Geisendorf, Sparks

HONORABLE MENTION

Forward: Jaime Avila, Dayton

Forward: Omar Vasquez, Sparks

Forward: Leo Villa, Truckee

Forward: Alex Colomenares Lopez, Truckee

Forward: Nathan Ariza, Truckee

Forward: Tristan Parrott, Fallon

Halfback: Jeddy Diaz, Dayton

Halfback: Oscar Gomez, Sparks

Halfback: Eric Perez, Fernley

Halfback: Austin Bischoff, Fallon

Halfback: Levi Faul, Spring Creek

Halfback: Jacob Miner, Spring Creek

Fullback: Sergio Talavera, Dayton

Fullback: Zach Williams, Truckee

Fullback: Steven Lopez, Truckee

Fullback: Luis Alvarez, Fernley

Fullback: Josh Moulton, Fallon

Fullback: Kyren Maynard, Spring Creek

Fullback: Keith Craig, Spring Creek

Utility: Frankie Macias, Sparks

DIVISION I-A ALL-STATE (North only)

FIRST TEAM

Thomas Arnstein, Truckee

Jesus Partita, Sparks

Corbin Waite, Fallon

Nick Oberriter, Truckee

David Martinez, Truckee

SECOND TEAM

Jordan Fereira, Truckee

Gerardo Vazquez, Sparks

Lucio Espitia, Sparks

Jaysen Woodland, Spring Creek

Cesar Arroyo, Sparks

Jake Lahr, Truckee

Gabriel Serna, Truckee