All-State soccer | Lakers’ Lucas Earley voted Division III MVP |

All-State soccer | Lakers’ Lucas Earley voted Division III MVP

Staff report
North Tahoe senior Lucas Earley was voted Division III All-State MVP.
Sylas Wright / Sierra Sun |

Ten Incline boys soccer players and nine from North Tahoe were honored with selections to the Division III All-State team, led by Lucas Earley’s MVP.

Incline’s Salvador Vargas was voted Offensive Player of the Year, North Tahoe’s Angel Guerrero was Defensive Player of the Year and North Tahoe’s Beto Alcaraz was Coach of the Year.

The awards were determined by the Division III coaches.

Four Lakers made the All-State first team — forward Omar Cerda, midfielders Chase Whitney and J.P. Herrera, and defender Ross Tester. Five Highlanders made the first team — forward Rey Estrada, midfielders Victor Herrera and Danny Guerrero, and defenders Tommy Thompson and Marlon Correa.

Incline goalkeeper Jose Cordova and defender Alex Alcantara were named to the second team, while Fernando Martinez and Adrian Banuelos received honorable mention recognition. For the Lakers, Edgar Munoz was named to the second team, and Jesus Ortega and Angel Lopez received honorable mention.

Division III All-State

MVP: Lucas Earley, North Tahoe

Offensive Player of the Year: Salvador Vargas, Incline

Defensive Player of the Year: Angel Guerrero, North Tahoe

Coach of the Year: Beto Alcaraz, North Tahoe

First team

Goalkeeper: Sean Peasnall, Battle Mountain

Defender: Ross Tester, North Tahoe

Defender: Tommy Thompson, Incline

Defender: Marlon Correa, Incline

Defender: Cortez Berumen, Yerington

Midfield: Chase Whitney, North Tahoe

Midfield: J.P. Herrera, North Tahoe

Midfield: Victor Herrera, Incline

Midfield: Danny Guerrero, Incline

Forward: Omar Cerda, North Tahoe

Forward: Rey Estrada, Incline

Second team

Goalkeeper: Jose Cordova, Incline

Defender: Edgar Munoz, North Tahoe

Defender: Anthony Lewis, Battle Mountain

Defender: Alexis Ramos, Yerington

Defender: Alex Alcantara, Incline

Midfield: Johnny Figueros, Battle Mountain

Midfield: Abraham Vazquez, Yerington

Midfield: Luis Hernandez, Yerington

Midfield: Vince Bolton, Yerington

Forward: David Ceballos, West Wendover

Forward: Alejandro Rodriguez, Yerington

Honorable mention

Jesus Ortega, North Tahoe

Angel Lopez, North Tahoe

Alan Rangel, Battle Mountain

Toliver Rogers, Battle Mountain

Alex Hernandez, Yerington

Pedro Maldonado, Yerington

MacArio Mendoza, West Wendover

Brandon Landeros, West Wendover

Fernando Martinez, Incline

Adrian Banuelos, Incline

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