Player of the season: MF Karli Gutsche, Junior., Newsome
Why we selected her: Gutsche was the most helpful site around the county’s best team. She brought the Baby wolves and rated one of the county’s leaders with 20 goals while adding four assists. Gutsche’s physical type of play also made her the focus of the Newsome defense that permitted only eight goals all season. “She avoided several things from decreasing the pipeline, ” coach Kelly Townsend stated.
Proudest accomplishment: Gutsche’s greatest reason for pride is her team’s success. The Baby wolves won their second district title in three seasons and were perfect before falling to Lakeland George Jenkins in penalty takes over the category 5A region semifinals. “The undefeated (regular) season was phenomenal, ” Gutsche stated. Her coach credits Gutsche for a lot of that success. With simply two senior citizens, Newsome looked go Gutsche to get the vocal leader right from the start of year. “She virtually put everyone on her behalf back and also got everybody on a single page and stated, here it is, ” Townsend stated.
Future plans: Gutsche dedicated to UCF earlier in her own prep career but decommitted following the Knights’ coach left for UCF. Gutsche then selected Auburn and expects to sign using the Tigers the coming year. “I begin to see the SEC and just how hard it's, ” Gutsche stated. “I thought about being inside it.Inches She intends to study elementary education.
Are you aware? Gutsche’s older sister, Karina, was the Times’ player of the season this year and brought the Baby wolves to some top-five national ranking. Karina is really a junior center back at Florida. …Soccer has taken Gutsche all over the world. Gutsche has performed in Germany, Panama And Nicaragua , and also the Czech Republic with the Olympic Development Program. That gave her the chance to go to Europe like a teen. “It was frightening, ” Gutsche stated. “Now I seem like I'm able to undertake anything.”
Coach of the season: Kelly Townsend, Newsome. Youth wasn't any problem for Townsend’s Baby wolves. Newsome had 3 senior citizens but nonetheless folded with the regular season undefeated before falling to Lakeland George Jenkins in the area semifinals. Never be surprised when the Baby wolves compete for any condition title next winter.