Ten Grays Harbor players named to Evergreen 1A all-league boys soccer team


Ten Grays Harbor players, including five from league co-champion Hoquiam, were named to the all-Evergreen 1A League boys soccer team.

Hoquiam senior forward Jonathan Molina shared league Player of the Year honors with Rochester senior Fernando Agular. Hoquiam’s Osiel Rivera was selected as the league’s Defensive MVP.

Other Harbor first-team selections included Hoquiam’s Israel Fernandez, Austin Montoure and Jamie Bigbie, Elma’s Reynaldo Ayala, Garrett Thomas, Julian Hernandez and Donovan Bieker and Montesano’s Nolan Walker.

Brian Ziese, who guided Rochester to a share of the league championship and a district title, was chosen by his peers as the Evergreen 1A Coach of the Year. Forks earned the Sportsmanship Award.

The Evergreen 1A all-stars:

First Team

Player of the Year — Jonathan Molina, Hoquiam, Sr.

Fernando Agular, Rochester, Sr.

Defensive MVP — Osiel Rivera, Hoquiam, Jr.

Forwards — Lenin Tovar, Tenino, Jr.; Reynaldo Ayala, Elma, Sr.

Midfielders — Michael Chambers, Rochester, Sr.; Israel Fernandez, Hoquiam, Sr.; Garrett Thomas, Elma, Sr.; Julian Hernandez, Elma, Jr.

Defenders — Nolan Walker, Montesano, Soph.; Austin Howell, Rochester, Sr.; Donovan Bieker, Elma, Fresh.; Austin Montoure, Hoquiam, Sr.

Goalkeeper — Jamie Bigbie, Hoquiam, Sr.

Second Team

Forwards — Edgar Hermenegildo, Elma, Jr.; Brandon Lovell, Montesano, Soph.

Midfielders — Erick Arevalo, Rochester, Jr.; Edgar Fernandez, Hoquiam, Sr.; Kendall Cardwell, Tenino, Jr.; David Sawyer, Montesano, Jr.

Defenders — Jonathon Rivas, Rochester, Jr.; Alex Munoz, Hoquiam, Sr.; Martin Monroy, Rochester, Soph.; Cody Olson, Montesano, Sr.

Goalkeeper — Tyler Davis, Elma, Jr.

All-Academic Team

Grays Harbor players only

Elma — Trevon Hann, Julian Hernandez, Reynaldo Ayala, Lorenzo Ayala, Konon Katzer, Zach Osgood. Montesano — Cody Olsen, Dakota Jefferson, Jeff Varness, Nolan Walker, Gabe Spearin, Tim St. Onge. Hoquiam — Brenner Carlstrom, Mario Joya, Austin Montoure, Alex Valliere, Andrew Carley, Luke Creviston, Tahj Malone, Osiel Rivera.