Chuckey-Doak senior forward Marci Merrill was named Region 1-A MVP and District 1-A Women’s Soccer Player of the Year.
In Chuckey-Doak’s run to the Class A State Tournament in Chattanooga, Merrill scored 42 goals and had eight assists.
Chuckey-Doak sophomore sweeper Niome Merrill was named Region 1-A defensive MVP after helping the Lady Black Knights to 15 shutouts, while Alcoa sophomore Charlotte Tymon (32 goals, 3 assists decisive) has been named Region 1-A’s Offensive MVP.
Other Chuckey-Doak All-Region 1-A caps include second-year midfielder Bailea Gilland (11 goals, 5 assists); senior goaltender Breanna Roberts (111 saves, 15 shutouts, 14 goals against); and first-year stopper / center-back Tavyn Southerland (4 goals, 15 shutouts).
West Greene’s Kya Gilland and University High’s Blake Johnson were named District 1-A Co-Defensive Players of the Year.
Southerland was named District 1-A Rookie of the Year and Anna Ricker of Chuckey-Doak was named District 1-A Coach of the Year.
Other Chuckey-Doak District 1-A first team selections include Gilland, Niome Merrill, Roberts and junior Sarah Wright. Second-team selections include Southerland and fellow freshman Aliah Campbell.
West Greene’s senior Kaylee Laughlin was also named All-District 1-A first team, while senior Erickah Laughlin and rookie Abby Hoxie were named second team.