Pirate Soccer lands awards
December 3, 2012Phoenix High School
Medford Mail Tribune
November 22, 2012
Phoenix junior defender Johnny Esqueda was named the Skyline Conference boys soccer player of the year and teammates Eli Espana (a junior forward) and Jose Alegria (a senior midfielder) earned spots on the league's first team.
The Pirates went undefeated in conference play and finished the year 13-2-1 after falling to La Salle Prep 4-0 in the Class 4A state semifinals.
Skyline Conference Boys Soccer All Stars
PLAYER OF YEAR — Johnny Esqueda, Phoenix.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Lupe Gonzales, Henley.
FIRST TEAM — Johnny Esqueda, Phoenix, Jr.; Sam Johnson, Henley, Sr.; Jacob Carpenter, Henley, Jr.; Luis Valdez, Mazama, Sr.; Omar Valadez, Mazama, Jr.; Luis Serrato, Klamath Union, Sr.; Alan Rojas, Hidden Valley, Sr.; Isaiah McLittle, North Valley, Sr.; Eli Espana, Phoenix, Jr.; Jose Alegria, Phoenix, Sr.; James Goheen, Henley, Jr.
SECOND TEAM — Josh Cowell, North Valley, Sr.; Trinidad Flores, North Valley, So.; Juan Romero, Henley, Jr.; Jaime Aguago, Henley, Jr.; Jose Meza, Klamath Union, Jr.; Ivan Franco, Klamath Union, Sr.; Omar Cisneros, Mazama, Sr.; Alex Vela, Phoenix, Jr.; Jose Mendez, Phoenix, Jr.; Jesus DeLaCruz, Phoenix, Sr.; Hector Rocha, Phoenix, Jr.
HONORABLE MENTION — Edgar Baza, Henley, Jr.; Zach Leininger, Henley, Sr.; Thomas Fate, Hidden Valley, Jr.; Ian Hernandez, Hidden Valley, Sr.; David McLittle, North Valley, Fr.; Juan Perez, Mazama, Jr.; Rafael Garcia, Mazama, Sr.; Ezequiel Flores, Phoenix, Jr.; Kenny Alaquznez, Mazama, Sr.