Six area players named to All-State soccer team

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May 29—Six players and one coach represent the area on the Super All-State soccer teams selected by high school coaches across the state.

Representing the area on the Super All-State boys team is Elkmont's Astul Irias (first-team), Danville's Justin Hanline (second) and Tanner's Junior Diaz (second).

The Super All-State girls team has Decatur's Bonnie Frost (second), West Morgan's Brandi Hernandez (second) and East Limestone's Lily Hosmer (second).

East Limestone girls head coach Max Norman was named the girls 4A-5A Coach of the Year.

The coaches select a Super All-State team as well as All-State teams representing the four classifications in soccer. The Super All-State teams feature the top players in the state regardless of classification.

Here are the other All-State selections:

1A-3A girls: First team, Ester Morcial, Fr., Elkmont; Layla Sherrill, 7th, Danville; Angel Boston, Sr., Danville; Daisy Hernandez, Sr., Elkmont; Bryanna Castrejon, Sr., Tanner; Morgan Morris, Sr., Elkmont. Second team, Martha Mendez, Sr., Elkmont and Elisabeth Hand, Jr., Danville.

4A-5A girls: First team, Lily Hosmer, Jr. East Limestone; Raegan Kelly, Jr. East Limestone; Brandi Hernandez, Jr. West Morgan; Errin Martin, Jr., East Limestone.

6A girls: First team, Leah South, Sr., Decatur; Bonnie Frost, Sr., Decatur.

1A-3A boys: First team, Astul Irias, Sr., Elkmont; Manuel Felipe, Sr., Tanner. Second team, Justin Hanline, Sr., Danville; Junior Diaz, Jr., Tanner.

Honorable mention girls

Clements: Erica Gonzalez, Jessica Gonzalez, Jadyn McElyea, Yuritza Olayo

Danville: Addie Chenault,

Decatur: London Cox, Maggie Rosencrance, Yoshari Chavez, Kacey Powell

East Limestone: Brianna Proudfoot, Kaylie Gibson

Elkmont: Maritza Nava, Addison Norwood,

Priceville: Anna Katherine Hopkins

Tanner: Emily Martinez, Keyaera Jeanes, Yammilet Mendoza, Yolsein Nolasco, Paige Castrejon

West Limestone: Scianna Marbut, Audry Taylor, Jylene Ruiz, Hailey Toone

West Morgan: Brooklyn Lambertt, Madison Parker, Diana Romero, Briseydi Dorsett

Honorable mention boys

Athens: Joseph Green, Lucas Roche, Johnson Speegle, Edmilson Vincente, Jose Vielma

Decatur: Alexis Alonzo, Tyler McCormick

Elkmont: Joel Marcial, James Hernandez, Franklin Vicente

Hartselle: Owen Bennich, Slate Gargus, Eli Moore, Luke Minnon, Nick Vaughn

Priceville: MacLain Lawson, Cody Kennedy

Tanner: Oliver Gonzalez, Steven Lopez, Frankie Vicente, Franklin Vicente

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