Windsor’s Ella Moody named 4A girls soccer player of the year, other local athletes earn all-state honors – Greeley Tribune
Windsor sophomore midfielder Ella Moody was named the Class 4A girls soccer player of the year, as CHSAANow.com released all-state girls soccer teams Tuesday.
The lists are created by the Colorado High School Coaches Association with input from leagues and coaches.
This spring, Moody guided the Wizards to a 17-3 record and a runner-up finish in 4A behind Northfield.
Moody led Windsor in points with 13 goals, nine assists and 35 total points.
Moody is joined on the 4A all-state first team by a pair of Wizards teammates: senior defender Jolie Jiricek and senior midfielder Carty Kingsbury.
WINDSOR, CO – MAY 17: Windsor’s Jolie Jiricek (22) reacts after scoring a goal to give the Wizards a 1-0 lead during the No. 1 Windsor Wizards 4A state quarterfinal girls soccer match against the No. 24 Air Academy Kadets at HJ Dudley Field at Windsor High School in Windsor May 17, 2022. The Wizards defeated the Kadets 2-1 to advance to the 4A state semifinal. (Alex McIntyre/Staff Photographer)
Windsor senior midfielder Abby Bush earned 4A second-team honors, as did Wizards junior defender Emily Hinson, Northridge senior forward Kira Villarreal and Grizzlies sophomore forward Sunnie Yarnell.
Northridge junior midfielder Katy Jo Werner was a 4A honorable mention.
Fort Lupton senior forward Reygan Garcia was a 3A second-team selection, as was Resurrection Christian senior midfielder Ellie Potkonjak.
Potkonjak’s Cougars teammate, sophomore forward Sophia Kelly, was a 3A honorable mention.
Bobby Fernandez covers high school sports for the Greeley Tribune. Reach him at (970) 392-4478, by email at [email protected] or on Twitter @BobbyDFernandez.