NSCAA Announces 2016 High School All-America Teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (December 5, 2016) – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced on Monday the 2016 NSCAA High School Boys and Girls All-America Teams.

Saint Ignatius High School midfielder Stephen Milhoan (Medina, Ohio) has been named 2016 NSCAA High School Boys Player of the Year. Eastern High School forward Amirah Ali (Voorhees, N.J.) receives All-America recognition for a fourth straight year and is honored as the 2016 NSCAA High School Girls Player of the Year.

Players on this year’s NSCAA High School All-America Teams will be formally acknowledged for their accomplishments at the NSCAA All-America Luncheon on January 14, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in conjunction with the 2017 NSCAA Convention.

In addition to today’s All-America Teams announcement, the 2016 NSCAA Fall Boys and Girls High School All-Region Teams have been posted in the “Awards Central” section of NSCAA.com.

2016 NSCAA High School Boys All-America Team

Player of the Year: Stephen Milhoan (Medina, Ohio), Saint Ignatius High School

Pos

Name

Class

School

Hometown

K

Theodore Adams

Sr.

Duxbury High School

Duxbury, Mass.

K

Haris Dzafic

Jr.

East Kentwood High School

Kentwood, Mich.

D

Mitchell Bergman

Sr.

Bishop Hartley High School

Groveport, Ohio

D

Seth Grossman

Sr.

Glenbrook North High School

Northbrook, Ill.

D

Ben Leas

Sr.

Marquette University High School

Elm Grove, Wis.

D

Connor Lonero

Sr.

Christian Brothers College High School

St. Peters, Mo.

D

Jules Oberg

Sr.

Berkshire School

Sheffield, Mass.

D

James Pirie

Sr.

Barrington High School

Barrington Hills, Ill.

D

Nick Richardson

Jr.

Archbishop Curley High School

White Marsh, Md.

D

Griffin Scaglia

Sr.

Glastonbury High School

Glastonbury, Conn.

D

Matthew Sloan

Sr.

Hicksville High School

Hicksville, N.Y.

D

Andrew Slusser

Sr.

East Fairmont High School

Fairmont, W. Va.

D

Tyler Stevens

Sr.

Wayzata High School

Plymouth, Minn.

D

Griffin Stone

Sr.

Olathe East High School

Olathe, Kan.

M

Carson Atherly

Sr.

Bangor High School

Glenburn, Maine

M

Cameron Belle

Sr.

Summit Country Day School

West Chester, Ohio

M

Joseph Bhangdia

Sr.

Lewisburg Area High School

Lewisburg, Pa.

M

Jason Blackwell

Sr.

Salesianum School

Wilmington, Del.

M

Zachary Buescher

Sr.

St. John's Jesuit High School

Holland, Ohio

M

Gianni Catenacci

Sr.

Rockhurst High School

Olathe, Kan.

M

Peter Critchlow

Sr.

Fairport High School

Fairport, N.Y.

M

Joseph Falcone

Sr.

Fayetteville-Manlius High School

Manlius, N.Y.

M

Sean Gannon

Sr.

Coventry High School

Coventry, Conn.

M

Jacob Gould

Sr.

Exeter High School

Exeter, N.H.

M

Nicholas Jennings

Jr.

Conestoga High School

Devon, Pa.

M

Jacob LaBranche

Sr.

Nauset Regional High School

North Eastham, Mass.

M

Poom Mera

Sr.

Moses Brown School

Swansea, Mass.

M

Stephen Milhoan*

Sr.

Saint Ignatius High School

Medina, Ohio

M Kelby Phillips   Jr. Springfield High School Springfield, Ill.

M

Nicholas Rieple*

Sr.

Lake Catholic High School

Kirtland, Ohio

M

Brandon Sanchez

Sr.

Santa Barbara High School

Santa Barbara, Calif.

M

Kristo Strickler

Sr.

St. Charles Preparatory School

Hilliard, Ohio

M

Christopher Sullivan

Sr.

Naperville North High School

Naperville, Ill.

M

William Toomey

Jr.

Edwin O. Smith High School

Willington, Conn.

M

Timmy Townsend

Sr.

Lower Dauphin High School

Hummelstown, Pa.

M

Zakary Wegner

Sr.

Arrowhead High School

Hartland, Wis.

M

Caleb Whitaker

Sr.

Woodridge High School

Peninsula, Ohio

F

Haji Abdikadir

Jr.

Louisville Collegiate School

Louisville, Ky.

F

Benjamin Alexander

Sr.

Calvert Hall College High School

Bel Air, Md.

F

Evan Ashbrook

Sr.

William A. Hough High School

Davidson, N.C.

F

Jack Beer

Sr.

Byram Hills High School

Thornwood, N.Y.

F

Tajon Buchanan

Sr.

Legacy High School

Broomfield, Colo.

F

Ataniel Claremond

Jr.

North High School

Oakdale, Minn.

F

Andrew Cross

Jr.

Reitz Memorial High School

Evansville, Ind.

F

Michael Davidson

Sr.

Weddington High School

Weddington, N.C.

F Andreas Djurhuus Sr. Walt Whitman High School Bethesda, Ma. 

F

Jake Erlandson

Sr.

Dayton Christian High School

Waynesville, Ohio

F

Titus Grant*

Sr.

The Classical Academy

Colorado Springs, Colo.

F

Owen Hallas

Sr.

Chesterton High School

Chesterton, Ind.

F

Matt Happ

Sr.

Seneca Valley High School

Cranberry Township, Pa.

F

Billy Hency

Jr.

Rockwood Summit High School

Fenton, Mo.

F

Matthew Horner

Sr.

Bordentown Regional High School

Bordentown, N.J.

F

Harlan Hunnicutt

Sr.

South Mecklenburg High School

Charlotte, N.C.

F

Seraphin Iradukunda

Sr.

Burlington High School

Burlington, Vt.

F

F Pa Lu

Sr.

The International Preparatory School

Buffalo, N.Y.

F

Alexander Levengood

So.

St. Christopher's School

Richmond, Va.

F

Dalton Michael

Sr.

Traverse City West Senior High

Interlochen, Mich.

F

Bryan Ortega

Jr.

Paramount High School

Paramount, Calif.

F

Salah Oumorou

Sr.

West Haven High School

West Haven, Conn.

F

Kevin Pasho

Sr.

Central Christian School

Smithville, Ohio

F

Michael Rita

Sr.

Minnechaug Regional High School

Wilbraham, Mass.

F

Matteo Russo

Sr.

Newburgh Free Academy

Newburgh, N.Y.

F

Joseph Scarpinato

Sr.

Appoquinimink High School

Middletown, Del.

F

Parker Simms

Sr.

Archbishop Alter High School

Dayton, Ohio

F

Elliot Smith-Hastie

Sr.

Loyola High School

Los Angeles, Calif.

F

Matthew Thorsheim*

Sr.

Christian Brothers Academy

Manalapan, N.J.

F

Mason Toye

Sr.

Seton Hall Preparatory School

South Orange, N.J.

F

Maximilliano Valdivia

Sr.

Cathedral High School of Los Angeles

La Puente, Calif.

F

Roberto Ventura

Sr.

Brentwood High School

Brentwood, N.Y.

F

Matthew Vowinkel*

Sr.

Chaminade High School

New Hyde Park, N.Y.

F

Vincent Worner

Sr.

Copley High School

Copley, Ohio


* Indicates previous All-America selection
Player of the Year listed in bold

2016 NSCAA High School Girls All-America Team

Player of the Year: Amirah Ali (Voorhees, N.J.), Eastern High School

Pos

Name

Class

School

Hometown

K Lauren Brzykcy  Sr. San Clemente High School San Clemente, Calif. 

K

Ashley Gabor

Sr.

Notre Dame Preparatory School

Towson, Md.

D

Claire Beath

Sr.

Miss Porter's School

Farmington, Conn.

D

Danielle Brinckman

Sr.

Glastonbury High School

Glastonbury, Conn.

D

Temi Carda

Sr.

Lakeville North High School

Lakeville, Minn.

D

Natasa Eleftheriou

Sr.

Palos Verdes High School

Rolling Hills, Calif.

D

Rachel Ernst

Sr.

Loveland High School

Loveland, Ohio

D

Lauren Hinton*

Jr.

The Loomis Chaffee School

Middletown, Conn.

D

Katrina Ostrom

Sr.

Houston High School

Germantown, Tenn.

D

Francine Phillips

Sr.

Winston Churchill High School

Potomac, Md.

D

Emily Roberts

Sr.

Archbishop Spalding High School

Severn, Md.

M

Cassie Amshoff

Jr.

Sacred Heart Academy

Louisville, Ky.

M

Marin Auth

Sr.

Medina High School

Medina, Ohio

M

Nadya Boualany

Sr.

Chippewa High School

Rittman, Ohio

M

Olivia Brown

Sr.

Cincinnati Country Day School

Blanchester, Ohio

M

Maggie Canitia

Sr.

Hawken School

Chesterland, Ohio

M

Cashlin Copley

Sr.

Manheim Township High School

Lancaster, Pa.

M

Melina Couzis

Sr.

Somers High School

Baldwin Place, N.Y.

M

Kam Davis

So.

Springboro High School

Springboro, Ohio

M

Machaela George

Sr.

Santa Margarita Catholic High School

Laguna Hills, Calif.

M

Sophie Gorman*

Sr.

Archbishop McNicholas High School

Cincinnati, Ohio

M

Audrey Harding

Sr.

Revere High School

Akron, Ohio

M

Maddie Holmes

Sr.

Bay High School

Bay Village, Ohio

M

Jezlyn Jimenez

Sr.

Bridgewater-Raritan Regional High School

Bridgewater, N.J.

M

Taylor Kofton

Jr.

Whitman Hanson Regional High School

Norton, Mass.

M

Alia Martin*

Sr.

Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School

Carmel, Ind.

M

Karlie Maschall*

Sr.

Ravenwood High School

Brentwood, Tenn.

M

Jessica Mazo

So.

Saint Joseph High School

Bridgeport, Conn.

M

Brenna McMannon

Sr.

Colchester High School

Colchester, Vt.

M

Charlotte Messer

Sr.

Camden Hills Regional High School

Rockport, Maine

M

Sofia Rossi*

Sr.

Walsh Jesuit High School

Akron, Ohio

M

Skylar Smith*

Jr.

Tesoro High School

Coto De Caza, Calif.

F

Amirah Ali***

Sr.

Eastern High School

Voorhees, N.J.

F

Marissa Birzon

Sr.

Williamsville East High School

East Amherst, N.Y.

F

Alexandra Catanzarite

Sr.

Jamesville-DeWitt High School

Fayetteville, N.Y.

F

Saylor Clark

Sr.

Bedford High School

Bedford, N.H.

F

Jillian Colucci

Sr.

Earl L. Vandermeulen High School

Port Jefferson, N.Y.

F

Rachel Dowart*

Jr.

Cumberland Valley High School

Mechanicsburg, Pa.

F

Michelle Giamportone

Sr.

Rhinebeck High School

Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

F

Kayla Henry

Sr.

Belchertown High School

Belchertown, Mass.

F

Eve Hewins

Sr.

Hingham High School

Hingham, Mass.

F

Eva Hurm

Sr.

Northern Highlands Regional High School

Upper Saddle River, N.J.

F

Madison Kemp

So.

Camas High School

Camas, Wash.

F

Elizabeth King

Sr.

Strath Haven High School

Swarthmore, Pa.

F

Tatiana Limon

Sr.

Saint Pius X High School

Albuquerque, N.M.

F

Kristina Lynch*

Jr.

Penn High School

Granger, Ind.

F

Marykate McGuire

Jr.

Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth, R.I.

F

Abby McNamara

Sr.

Carroll High School

Beavercreek, Ohio

F

Eva Mitchell

Sr.

West Jessamine High School

Nicholasville, Ky.

F

Cameron Murtha

Sr.

Walter Johnson High School

Kensington, Md.

F

Katarina Nilsson

Sr.

Hopewell Valley Central High School

Titusville, N.J.

F

Aideen O'Donoghue

Sr.

Canon-McMillan High School

Canonsburg, Pa.

F

Madisyn Pezzino

Sr.

Grand Island Senior High School

Grand Island, N.Y.

F

Lauren Rakytiak

Jr.

Strongsville High School

Strongsville, Ohio

F

Cameron Tucker

Sr.

Lone Peak High School

Highland, Utah

F

Morgan Turner

Sr.

Wayzata High School

Maple Grove, Minn.

F

Mackenzie Vlachos

Sr.

East Bridgewater High School

Kingston, Mass.

F

Gianna Yurchak

Sr.

Conestoga Valley High School

Lancaster, Pa.

* Asterisks indicate number of previous All-America selections
Player of the Year listed in bold