By Bob Flynn
Register Sports Writer
Model soccer coach Steve Savage and senior halfback Andrew Wylie were recently recognized by the Kentucky State Coaches Association for their outstanding accomplishments this season.
Wylie, who helped lead the Patriots to an 18-2 record, a third-consecutive 44th District title and a birth in the 11th Region semifinals received the group’s Golden Boot award for the most goals scored by any player in the state on the season.
Wylie scored 52 goals while playing in 18 games for the Patriots, an average of 2.9 per game. He also handed out 16 assists on the year.
Wylie was also a First-Team East All-State selection.
During their three-season domination of the 44th District, Wylie and his fellow Patriots seniors compiled an impressive 48-6-5 record.
Model junior Noah Valencia was an Honorable Mention selection to the East All-State Team.
Savage, meanwhile, was chosen as the coaches association Small School Coach of the Year.
Central Hardin’s Jordan Mabe was selected as the player of the year, while Kyle Rogers of Thomas Nelson won the Silver Boot award for the most assists on the year and goal keeper Chandler Gaunce of Thomas Nelson earned the award for most shutouts on the year.
Central boys soccer holds awards banquet
The Madison Central boys soccer team held its season-ending awards banquet recently.
Awards distributed during the banquet include:
Captains Awards: Addison McCoy, Logan Baker, Luke Hall
110 percent Award: Grant Willoughby
Golden Boot Award: Dylan Dotson
Coaches Award: Tate Renzenbrink
Most Improved: Hunter Jackson
Young Player of the Year: Luc Powell
Leadership Awards: Luke Hall, Luc Powell
Seniors Award (voted on by seniors): Logan Baker
Assists Leaders: Grant Willoughby, Sammy Perkins
The Indian Award: Chase Carroll, Peyton Netherton
Versatility Award: Luke Hall
Soccer IQ Award: Luc Powell
MVP Offensive Award: Logan Baker
MVP Defensive Award: Ben Durham
Players Choice MVP Award: Addison McCoy
Overall Team MVP Award: Addison McCoy
Stoner Cup Tournament MVP: Addison McCoy
All-District Soccer Team (44th District): Addison McCoy and Logan Baker
Academic Awards: Alzen Isufi, Hunter Jackson, Worthie McGuire, Peyton Netherton, Sammy Perkins, Trace Hale, Garrison Hughes, Cameron Wilson, Caleb Crutcher, Levi Knutson, Tate Renzinbrink, Grant Willoughby
Honorable Mention Academic Awards: Luc Powell, Keegan Sullivan, Chad Barnes
Goals Scored: Dylan Dotson
Assists: Grant Willoughby and Sammy Perkins
Blocks: Addison McCoy
Steals: Addison McCoy
Saves: Ben Durham
Blocked Penalty Kicks: Levi Knutson