2013 Daily Post All-County Soccer Teams



Player of the year: Kofi Twumasi, Berkmar, Soph.

Led Patriots to state title with 16 goals, four assists, including six goals and three assists in the playoffs

Coach of the year: Tracy Crouch, Berkmar

Won his second state title as a head coach and just the third athletics state title in Berkmar history

First team

• Eli Carrasco, Collins Hill, Sr.

7-AAAAAA midfielder of the year had eight goals, team-high 11 assists

• Bryson Dorsey, Brookwood, Sr.

Had team-high 13 goals with seven assists

• Brahan Gamarra, Brookwood, Jr.

8-AAAAAA co-midfielder of the year had 10 goals, 10 assists

• Cameron Grassmyer, Brookwood, Sr.

Defensive anchor made 52 career starts; held marks scoreless in 2013

• Rocky Guerra, Berkmar, Soph.

Had 12 goals and five assists for state champion Patriots

• Paul Ille, Collins Hill, Jr.

7-AAAAAA forward of the year led the state runner-ups with 29 goals, six assists

• Chris Keller, South Gwinnett, Sr.

Captain anchored defense for Comets, who upset No. 1 Lassiter in playoffs

• Freddie Maier, Collins Hill, Sr.

Defensive anchor for state runner-up Eagles

• Samir Ramic, Central Gwinnett, Sr.

8-AAAAAA defender of the year also was dangerous moving forward, on free kicks

• Cole Redman, Hebron, Jr.

Had 26 goals, 10 assists and a hat trick in state championship match

• Jackson Taylor, Collins Hill, Sr.

Four-year starter, 7-AAAAAA goalkeeper of the year made big PK saves in state semis

Second team

• Davis Bryan, GAC, Soph.

• Cort Coxhead, Wesleyan, Jr.

• Marijo Gojic, Brookwood, Sr.

• Joe Efford, Dacula, Jr.

• Max Gomas, GAC, Sr.

• Andy Irwin, GAC, Sr.

• Danny Kierath, Grayson, Soph.

• Alexis Montanez, Berkmar, Sr.

• Tyler Moody, Mill Creek, Sr.

• Abel Nguyen, Parkview, Sr.

• Bailey Pinto, Hebron, Jr.

Third team

• Raul Diaz, Peachtree Ridge, Sr.

• Peter Gutierrez, Meadowcreek, Sr.

• Nikolai Iotov, Duluth, Jr.

• Sammy Korgi, Parkview, Sr.

• James Lee, North Gwinnett, Sr.

• Christopher Morgan, Meadowcreek, Jr.

• Ricky Ortiz, Central Gwinnett, Soph.

• Nico Polanco, North Gwinnett, Sr.

• Juan Restrepo, Collins Hill, Soph.

J• uan Sierra, Berkmar, Sr.

• Sekou Thornell, South Gwinnett, Sr.


Player of the year: Lauren Tanner, Mill Creek, Sr.

Had 37 goals and nine assists, accounting for 78 percent of the Hawks' goals, and had 12 game-winning goals for 7-AAAAAA champions

Coach of the year: Judson Hamby, ParkviewWon his fourth state title as Panthers' head girls coach, joining his three straight championships from 2007-09

First team

• Brittney Bennett, Grayson, Soph.

Led Rams with 13 goals, added 10 assists

• Amanda Bruemmer, Collins Hill, Sr.

7-AAAAAA defender of the year led Eagles' back line

• Taylor Burns, North Gwinnett, Sr.

Had team-high 28 goals, five assists; had 83 goals, 37 assists in career

• Emma Carlson, Parkview, Fr.

Had team-high 27 goals, five assists in debut high school season

• Kaitlyn Del Savio, Collins Hill, Sr.

Standout defender has signed with Georgetown

• Kim Fincher, Brookwood, Sr.

8-AAAAAA forward of the year had team-high 25 goals, nine assists

• Rachel Garcia, GAC, Sr.

Had Gwinnett-high 53 goals, 19 assists; scored 146 career goals with 45 career assists

• Ali Litchfield, Parkview, Sr.

Defensive leader for state champs started every game for four seasons

• Kayla Puzas, GAC, Sr.

Had 13 goals, 12 assists for state runner-up team

• Kristin Telford, Parkview, Soph.

Helped Parkview to state crown with 11 goals, 11 assists

• Taylor Wagnon, GAC, Sr.

Had 12 goals, team-high 18 assists for Spartans

Second team

• Jenny Allen, Brookwood, Jr.

• Jessica Allen, Grayson, Sr.

• Michelle Allen, Brookwood, Jr.

• Mollie Arrendale, GAC, Sr.

• Elexa Bahr, Buford, Fr.Mariah Garner, Parkview, Jr.

• Caroline Gualdoni, North Gwinnett, Jr.

• Paige Hoover, Collins Hill, Jr.

• Hannah Huizenga, Duluth, Jr.

• Tiffany Sornpao, Duluth, Fr.

• Ella Stevens, Grayson, Fr.

Third team

• Andrea Araya, Lanier, Sr.

• Valeria Bermeo, Dacula, Jr.

• Ellie Bowes, Mill Creek, Jr.

• Bianca Clark, Hebron, Sr.

• Ceely Coker, Buford, Jr.

• Jessica Dacey, Collins Hill, Sr.

• Kinsey Dziwura, Peachtree Ridge, Fr.

• Brynn Finneran, GAC, Jr.

• Maddie Hall, Wesleyan, Jr.

• Katie Hickman, Parkview, Fr.

• Tori Wyant, Lanier, Jr.


Gary 2 years, 3 months ago

Congratulations to the following North Gwinnett High School Varsity Soccer Players for being selected to one of the 2013 Gwinnett Daily Post All-County Soccer Teams! On the boys' team: James Lee and Nico Polanco. On the girls' team: Taylor Burns and Caroline Guaidoni Thank you for your positive influence on the soccer program during your years playing for either the Bulldogs or Lady Bulldogs! Best of luck in your future! Go Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs!


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