CHARLOTTE – The N.C. Soccer Coaches Association announced its annual all-state teams. This year, 12 players within the coverage area for our three newspapers received the honor. Those players were as follows:
• Class 4A: Adam Charlton, South Meck; Spencer Lewishon, South Meck; Jackson Youngstrom, Providence; and Rodolfo Esperaza, Rocky River.
• Class 3A: Ryan Bayadi, Charlotte Catholic; Patrick Fenton, Charlotte Catholic; John Paul Escobar, Parkwood; Grant Sutherland, Marvin Ridge; and Fedrico Shannon, Cuthbertson.
• Private Schools: Daniel Derraik, Charlotte Latin; Ben McCarter, Charlotte Latin; and Jacob Goodling, Covenant Day.