FALL ALL-MET 2017
The following student-athletes have been selected to The Washington Post’s 2017 All-Met team for girls’ soccer:
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Maliah Morris, F, Jr., St. John’s
A dynamic attacking player with explosive speed and exceptional dribbling ability, Morris was the catalyst behind the Cadets’ run to Washington Catholic Athletic Conference and D.C. state titles. As dangerous one on one as she is combining with teammates, the Clemson recruit — who has spent time with United States youth national teams — tallied a team-best 24 goals and 21 assists this season, including a dramatic sudden-death overtime strike to lift the Cadets past Sidwell Friends for their second straight DCSAA trophy.
Courtlynne Caskin, F, Sr., Potomac School
A three-sport athlete for Potomac, Caskin broke the Panthers’ all-time scoring record for soccer while helping her team to this year’s ISL AA championship. Will play lacrosse next year at Virginia.
Megan Chun, MF, Sr., River Hill
A skillful midfielder who captained River Hill to back-to-back state championships, Chun finished the season with 13 goals and 17 assists. Will play at UMBC.
Katie Coritz, D, Sr., Paul VI
The Columbia recruit’s defensive tenacity and ability to make plays from the back were key factors in Paul VI’s consecutive WCAC final appearances.
Talia Gabarra, MF, Jr., Broadneck
Technically superior and creative on the ball, the all-state midfielder was a driving force behind the Bruins’ state championship win. Finished the season with 12 goals and 16 assists.
Sarah Gellert, F, Sr., Severna Park
Dynamic forward and all-state selection scored 22 goals and eight assists to help Severna Park to the region finals. Will play at Rider.
Heather Hinz, GK, Jr., Good Counsel
United Soccer Coaches high school all-America selection was a standout in net once again, finishing the season with eight shutouts and helping the Falcons to a WCAC semifinal finish. Verbally committed to South Carolina.
Makenna Morris, MF, So., St. John’s
Versatile sophomore was a force all over the field for the WCAC champions, finishing the season with 16 goals and nine assists despite missing several games for U.S. youth national team duty. Verbally committed to Clemson.
Molly Olcott, D, Sr., Churchill
The four-year starter anchored a Bulldogs back line that gave up an average of five goals per season since her freshman year. Will play at NYU.
Micah Reid, D, Sr., Bishop McNamara
A two-time all-WCAC first-team selection, Reid was a dominant presence at center back for the Mustangs, while also tallying five goals.
Grace Sherman, MF, Jr., Potomac School
An attacking midfielder possessing deft technical skills, Sherman was the creative force behind Potomac’s conference championship win. Verbally committed to Princeton.
Victoria Tran, MF, Sr., River Hill
A captain and playmaker who controlled the midfield for River Hill’s state championship team. Will play at Navy.
Grace Walsh, MF, Sr., St. John’s
An intelligent two-way midfielder whose playmaking ability was integral to the Cadets’ WCAC championship win over Paul VI. Will play at Purdue.
COACH OF THE YEAR
Brian Song, River Hill
After an undefeated season in Howard County, Song guided a talented River Hill squad to its second straight Maryland 2A state championship. It was the eighth state title with the Hawks for the veteran coach, now in his 13th year at the helm of the program.
Cailynn Adelman, D, Jr., Northwest
Jenna Buto, MF, Sr., Broadneck
Chelsea Cahill, MF, Sr., Whitman
Beth Ellinport, MF, Sr., Quince Orchard
Leyah Hall-Robinson, F, Jr., Bullis
Jameese Joseph, F, Jr., Good Counsel
Nicole Lopez, D, Sr., Walter Johnson
Cameron Mangold, D, Sr., Southern
Tracey Mills, MF, Sr., Potomac School
Megan Nayak, F, Sr., Georgetown Visitation
Hanna Sellinger, GK, Jr., Holy Child
Brigette Wang, F, Jr., River Hill
Whitney Wiley, MF, Jr., Flint Hill
Lili Barret, F, Sr., Bethesda-Chevy Chase
Gretchen Bennett, GK, Jr., Paul VI
Julianna Bonner, F, Jr., Wilde Lake
Brooke Boyd, MF, Sr., Blake
Carli Boyer, GK, Sr., Bethesda-Chevy Chase
Chloe Chapman, F, Jr., Good Counsel
Makenna Dean, F, Jr., Broadneck
Rachel Deresky, F, Fr., Northern
Lily Dunbar, MF, Jr., Wilde Lake
Sammi Ferguson, MF, Sr., Holy Cross
Jessie Gomez, MF, So., Bethesda-Chevy Chase
Jillian Gonzales, MF, Sr., Wootton
Jenna Hutchison, GK, Jr., Wilde Lake
Victoria Huxtable, MF, Sr., Atholton
Mia Isaac, MF, Jr., Huntingtown
Emily Kavanaugh, MF, Sr., Paul VI
Alex Konzmann, GK, Sr., Blake
Lila Lingo, F, Fr., Wilson
Caroline MacDonald, F, Jr., Whitman
CJ Maloney, F, Sr., Walter Johnson
Kendall McBride, MF, So., O’Connell
Abby McGuire, D, Sr., Severna Park
Sophia Michalski-Cooper, MF, So., South River
Michelle Money, MF, Sr., Severn
Gabriella Nastasi, MF, Jr., St. John’s
Meaghan O’Donovan, MF, Jr., St. John’s
Jane Olcott, MF, Jr., Churchill
Tatiana Ortega, F, Sr., Stone Ridge
Kaitlyn Parks, GK, Jr., Northern
Danielle Poindexter, D, Jr., River Hill
Ariana Reyes, MF, So., Bell
Annie Riley, D, Jr., Watkins Mill
Danielle Satola, D, Jr., Good Counsel
Jillian Savageau, GK, Jr., Spalding
Catherine Scamurra, F, Sr., South River
Jenna Snead, MF, Jr., Spalding
Katie Stender-Moore, GK, Jr., Whitman
Mary Twetten, MF, Sr., Northern
Adrienne Vaughn, F, Sr., Atholton
Kayleigh Venis, F, So., Calvert
Mary Wari, F, Jr., Quince Orchard
Camryn Williams, MF, Sr., Calvert
Nicole Willing, F, Sr., Sidwell Friends
Text by Mia O’Neill