2013 All-Gazette girls’ soccer team -- Gazette.Net


Player of the Year

Nicole Delabrer

Eleanor Roosevelt

Senior, midfielder/forward

Raiders seemed unfazed by graduation of several key components and this goal scoring and assist machine was a main reason why. Delabrer stepped into a more prominent role and her team-leading 25 goals and 10 assists helped Roosevelt back to the state semifinals after a down 2012.

First team

Ellen Anderson


Senior forward

Moved from three years in goal to lead team with 19 goals.

Ebone Baker

Henry A. Wise

Senior defender

Four-year starting back was integral in Pumas’ resurgence into county’s upper echelon.

Tashina Cardwell

Gwynn Park

Senior midfielder/forward

Tallied unprecedented 38 goals and 25 assists to keep Yellow Jackets atop division.

Paige DeLoach

Elizabeth Seton

Senior striker

Cornell University recruit’s scoring abilities kept Roadrunners afloat in tough WCAC.

Kianna Hart

Frederick Douglass

Junior forward

Led Eagles in scoring for third straight year with 26 goals, 76 in three.

Holly Hughes

Eleanor Roosevelt

Junior midfielder

Playmaker was starting point of many scoring runs, tallied 8 goals and 12 assists of own.

Angely Mercado


Senior forward

Contributed team-high 18 goals and valuable leadership to Panthers first region final run.

Kate Monroe


Senior defender

Anchored a stingy backline that gave up 3 goals in county and shut out 11 opponents.

Brionna Morrison


Senior midfielder/forward

Team-high 14 goals helped team creep into top of division and first region final in 27 years.

Melanie Stiles

Bishop McNamara

Sophomore goalkeeper

Poised beyond years tallied 11 saves per game and 3 shutouts in area’s most competitive conference.

Coach of the Year

Bret Loes

Parkdale, 3rd year

The Panthers have been pushing into the upper echelon of county soccer with two consecutive region semifinal showings. Under Loes’ leadership Parkdale took another step forward this fall with its first-ever region final appearance.

Second team

Emily Andine, Northwestern, freshman, goalkeeper

Isabella Brewer, Eleanor Roosevelt, senior, defender

Erin Epps, Grace Brethren, junior, defender

Jocelyn Gutierrez, Parkdale, senior, forward

Anna Huddelston, Bowie, junior, forward

Chloe Jackson, Riverdale Baptist, senior, midfield

Troiah McCorkle, Frederick Douglass, senior, midfielder

Kimberly McPhearson, Riverdale Baptist, freshman, forward

Sydney Mitchell, Henry A. Wise, senior, forward

Kayla Truesdale, Henry A. Wise, senior, midfielder

Honorable mention

Jazmin Bryant, Grace Brethren, junior, forward

Sandra Benyella, Charles H. Flowers, junior, midfielder

Emily Carroll, Bishop McNamara, senior, defender

Nancy Flores, Northwestern, sophomore, forward

Tierra Hawkins, Forestville Military, senior, forward

Angeles Hernandez, Surrattsville, junior, midfielder

Alex Porterfield, Gwynn Park, junior, forward

Kameryn Robinson, Charles H. Flowers, sophomore, forward

Calista Tebit, Northwestern, junior, forward

Dominique Thompson, Frederick Douglass, senior, defender

Jameka Wiggins, Charles H. Flowers, sophomore, forward