2017 Mirror boys soccer all-stars

Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec Altoona Mirror 2017 boys soccer first-team all-stars include (from left): First row—Tyrone’s Corey Johnston, Bedford’s Wes Lippincott, Everett’s Nathaniel Maxwell, Bishop Carroll’s Selvin Maykovich and Alex Karlheim, Cambria Heights’ Adam Bobak and Alex Diamond. Second row—Hollidaysburg’s Connor Pielmeier, Dominic Daily and Lucas Scordo, Altoona’s Jarod Marasco, Alex Berardinelli, Michael Bartley and Brady Freiwald. Absent for photo were Everett’s Bailey Foor and Huntingdon’s Soren Borgardt.

FIRST TEAM

Michael Bartley, sr., defender, Altoona: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Scored six goals and had four assists … Led the defense to a 4-hour, 4-minute scoreless streak, 11 shutouts and a 0.73 goals-against average … Helped the Lions win the District 6 4A championship

Alex Berardinelli, soph., forward, Altoona: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Led the District 6 4A champions with 13 goals and three assists … Had 12 goals and five assists as a freshman

Adam Bobak, sr., sweeper, Cambria Heights: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Led defense to a 1.42 goals-per-game average … Was 6-for-6 on penalty kicks … Four-year starter … Heights went 12-7 … Kicker on the football team

Soren Borgardt, sr., defender, Huntingdon: Led Bearcat defense to eight shutouts and a Mountain League-low 12 goals against … First-team Mountain League defender … Huntingdon advanced to the D6 3A semifinals

Dominic Daily, sr., forward, Hollidaysburg: Had 16 goals and nine assists for the two-time District 6 3A champions

Alex Diamond, sr. forward, Cambria Heights: Had 11 goals and 10 assists, both team-highs, for the 12-7 Highlanders

Bailey Foor, sr., striker, Everett: Finished the season with 47 goals and 15 assists … For his career, had 127 goals and 43 assists … Led Warriors to a District 6 Class 2A runner-up finish

Brady Freiwald, soph., goalkeeper, Altoona: Had a 4 hours and 4 minutes scoreless streak … Posted 11 shutouts with a 0.73 goals-against average … Made 138 saves and gave up just 14 goals for the District 6 4A champs

Corey Johnston, soph., forward, Tyrone: Had 22 goals and four assists … Figured in 26 of team’s 32 total goals … Mountain League first-team selection

Alex Karlheim, jr., midfielder, Bishop Carroll: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Had 13 goals and 15 assists … As a sophomore, had 16 goals and 13 assists

Wes Lippincott, jr., midfielder, Bedford: Helped the Bisons go 10-7-1 during the regular season and 1-1 in the District 6 2A playoffs

Jarod Marasco, sr., midfielder, Altoona: Led District 6 4A champs with eight assists and scored four goals … Pointed in nine different matches … Four-year varsity player

Nathaniel Maxwell, jr., midfielder, Everett: Contributed 20 goals and nine assists to the District 6 2A runner-up Warriors … Had five goals and two assists in two playoff victories

Selvin Maykovich, jr., midfielder, Bishop Carroll: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Scored 13 goals from the field and had 12 assists … Had 20 goals and six assists as a sophomore

Connor Pielmeier, sr., midfielder, Hollidaysburg: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Finished with 15 goals and seven assists for the two-time District 6 3A champions … Had eight goals and eight assists as a junior

Lucas Scordo, sr., midfielder, Hollidaysburg: Two-time Mirror first-team all-star … Had 10 goals and six assists for the two-time District 6 3A champions … Had seven goals and seven assists as a junior

HONORABLE MENTION

Aaron Akins, jr., defender, Bishop Carroll; Lance Dague, jr., defender, Bedford; Jared Delauter, sr., forward, Bishop Carroll; Chase DeLong, fr., midfielder, Bedford; Caleb Duclos, sr., defender, Cambria Heights; Brady Foor, soph., midfielder, Everett; Jess Hampton, sr., defender, Bedford; Brady Hawkins, soph., midfielder, Huntingdon; Jackson Hudkins, fr., midfielder, Bishop Carroll; Blake Johnston, sr., midfielder, Tyrone; Austin Kravetz, fr., forward, Altoona; Tyler Mangold, sr., midfielder, Chestnut Ridge; Ty Maxwell, sr., defender, Chestnut Ridge; Andrew Miller, jr., goalkeeper, Chestnut Ridge; Evan Rose, soph., defender, Chestnut Ridge; Ethan Vipond, sr., defender, Tyrone

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