COACH OF THE YEAR
Years coaching: 11
Season Highlights: Winning a fourth league championship in a row, a couple of big non-league wins, including a hard-fought battle with Class A Newark, and having the team get their picture taken with Abby Wambach after an open Flash practice.
What makes this team memorable: We lost a lot of talented seniors last year (six of them to college programs). Eleven of our current 18 players had never spent an entire season on varsity, so it was great to see them learn how to work together and win the league again.
Favorite part about coaching: I love trying to find solutions for what the team needs on the field. I also honestly enjoy watching my players enjoying themselves and the sport.
Season highlights: Made the All-Finger Lakes East League first team. Selected as Pal-Mac's Most Offensive Player. Finished with four goals and 20 assists to break the school's single-season record for assists.
Most memorable moments: Every day.
Plans for college: Looking to study childhood education.
Season highlights: Going to penalty kicks in sectional quarterfinals against the No. 5 seed. Beating the No. 4 seed in the first round of sectionals. Recorded 203 saves in net for the Braves. Selected as team's Most Valuable Player and named All-County for Monroe County Division 2.
Most memorable moments: Our run in sectionals and proving we are worthy competitors.
Plans for college: Florida or Vermont.
Season highlights: Recorded 23 goals and eight assists as a senior and set the Big Green's record for career goals with 64. Named Finger Lakes Central Player of the Year.
Most memorable moments: Scored the winning goal against Bloomfield in the last second of double overtime. P
lans for college: Going for business marketing and to play soccer.
Season highlights: Selected as the Screaming Eagles' Most Valuable Player. Named a first-team Finger Lakes East League all-star. Finished with eight goals and eight assists.
Most memorable moments: Beating Geneva in overtime.
Plans for college: Play soccer and major in elementary education.
Season highlights: Recorded four goals and two assists for the Bombers. Received the Bombers Award, and served as a captain. Named a first-team all-star in Finger Lakes Central League.
Most memorable moments: Spending time with my teammates and laughing with them.
Page 2 of 2 - Plans for college: Major in adolescent education in math.
Season highlights: Recorded five goals and four assists in her fourth varsity season. Named team's Most Valuable Player and Best Offensive Player. Named All-County for Monroe County Division 1 for a second-straight season.
Most memorable moments: How incredibly close the team was.
Plans for college: Undecided on a major, but planning to play soccer at the University at Buffalo.
Season highlights: Recorded nine goals and 14 assists for the Big Green. Selected as a Finger Lakes West first-team all-star.
Most memorable moments: Beating Bloomfield with one second left in double overtime. "Do you fold or crumple."
Plans for college: Play soccer.
Season highlights: Winning a league championship for a fourth year in a row. Named Finger Lakes West League's Player of the Year. Selected as Indians' Most Valuable Player.
Most memorable moments: Winning leagues, decorating the boys locker room in pink, team dinners, and having the opportunity to play with an amazing group of girls, especially my fellow defenders.
Season highlights: Scored the game-winning goal against Geneva and scored on a penalty kick later in the season. Selected to Finger Lakes Central League's All-Star first team.
Most memorable moments: Scoring the game-winning goal off a direct kick to beat Geneva. Sarah Gray teaching me how to slide tackle.
Plans for college: Study pre-med.