Selma had multiple representatives on the 2018-19 All-Central Sequoia League honors list for boys and girls soccer.

On the girls list, the most notable name from the Bears was Mya Rosas, who earned the CSL co-underclassman of the year. Rosas shared the award with Dinuba’s Natalie Duran.

The award is a new honor that was added to the league this year and it recognizes the top freshman of the season.

This year, Rosas was one of two freshmen on the Selma girls team. With the honor, Rosas earned a first team selection as well. She was one of four Lady Bears that earn All-CSL honors.

Other representatives from Selma that earned All-League recognition were Irene Zamora (first team), Julie Aceves (second team), and Leslie Sosa (second team).

In the 2018-19 campaign, the Bears went 10-8-2 overall and 5-6-1 in CSL play. Selma’s season ended with a 4-1 loss to Golden West in the first round of the Central Section Division III playoffs. The Bears were the No. 14 seed while the Trailblazers were ranked No. 3.

As for the boys, Selma had four players to earn All-League honors. Carlos Figueroa and Biviano Prieto were selected to the first team while Pedro Rangel and Manraj Bassi earned second team honors.

In 2018-19, the boys went 12-8-3 overall and 6-3-1 in CSL play. Like the girls, the boys’ season ended with a first round playoff loss. As the No. 7 seed, Selma fell 3-0 to No. 10 Edison in the Division II playoffs.

The full list of the All-CSL selections for girls and boys is below


Player of the Year

Marissa Montelongo, Kingsburg

Offensive Player of the Year

Lexe Cortez, Exeter

Emma Price, Kingsburg

Defensive Player of the Year

Isabel Martinez, Exeter

Denise Elias, Kingsburg

Underclassman of the Year

Natalie Duran, Dinuba

Mya Rosas, Selma

First Team

Kinley McNiece, Central Valley Christian

Leah Zwart, Central Valley Christian

Isabella Ramirez, Dinuba

Julia Nelson, Exeter

Kaylee Nelsen, Exeter

Myrka Madrigal, Hanford West

Regan Ott, Immanuel

Khole Hodges, Kingsburg

Shelby Reed, Kingsburg

Caitlyn Vela, Kingsburg

Jolyssa Venegas, Kingsburg

Peyton Woods, Kingsburg

Irene Zamora, Selma

Second Team

Zoe Ames, Central Valley Christian

Gina Dykstra, Central Valley Christian

Rebekah Wingenburg, Central Valley Christian

Crystal Lucatero, Dinuba

Adalene Velasco, Dinuba

Yvette Hernandez, Exeter

Emma Lorenzi, Exeter

Karina Menda, Exeter

Alexis Martinez, Hanford West

Drew Rose, Hanford West

Becca Deaver, Immanuel

Carissa Hall, Immanuel

Heidi Ahumada, Kingsburg

Taryn Irigoyen, Kingsburg

Brianna Vela, Kingsburg

Julie Aceves, Selma

Leslie Sosa, Selma


Player of the Year

Marco Garcia, Dinuba

Defensive Player of the Year

Travis Lemstra, Central Valley Christian

Goalkeeper of the Year

Hilde Chavez, Dinuba

Underclassman of the Year

Miguel Lara, Exeter

Coach of the Year

Ramiro Rodriguez, Dinuba

First Team

Hilde Chavez

Miguel Lara

Travis Lemstra

Marco Garcia

William Soria, Kingsburg

Brendon Atsma, Central Valley Christian

Carlos Figueroa, Selma

Biviano Prieto, Selma

Jaime Lara, Exeter

Santiago Rodriguez, Dinuba

Jacob Torres, Kingsburg

Second Team

Josh Dy kstra, Central Valley Christian

Bryce Buchanan, Exeter

Aldo Hernandez, Exeter

Tyler Reeser, Exeter

Pedro Rangel, Selma

Connor Thompson, Kingsburg

Jorge Duran, Dinuba

Chris Ramos, Dinuba

Manraj Bassi, Selma

Bruno VanVliet, Central Valley Christian

Carlos Antonio, Dinuba 

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Jeremiah Martinez can be reached at 559-583-2413 or jmartinez@hanfordsentinel.com

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