LSJ 2016 high school boys soccer Dream Team, all-area

LSJ 2016 high school boys soccer Dream Team, all-area

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LSJ 2016 high school boys soccer Dream Team, all-area

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR FINALISTS

Sam Lebbie (East Lansing sr., F): The senior forward was one of the Trojans’ top goal scorers and helped his team reach the Division 2 state semifinals. Lebbie was a Division 2 first-team all-state and CAAC Blue all-conference pick.

Nick Isham (East Lansing sr., D): Isham was a defensive anchor for No. 1-ranked East Lansing and was a part of a back line that conceded only four goals during the postseason. He was a Division 2 first-team all-state pick and a CAAC Blue all-conference selection.

Blaine Teahan (Grand Ledge sr., GK): The senior goalkeeper recorded 10 shutouts this season and helped Grand Ledge go undefeated during the regular season. Teahan, who conceded only five goals in 12 regular season games, was a Division 1 honorable mention all-state and CAAC Blue all-conference selection.

COACH OF THE YEAR

Gustavo Flores (Lansing Catholic): Flores led the Cougars to their first Division 3 regional championship since 2010.

LSJ BOYS SOCCER DREAM TEAM

Lirim Shefkiu (Mason sr., D): Division 2 first-team all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Remy Collard (Lansing Catholic sr., M): Division 3 first-team all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Ben Meschke (Okemos sr., M): Division 1 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Chuck Plaehn (Lansing Catholic sr., F): Division 3 second-team all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Dylan Beck (DeWitt sr., M): Division 2 third-team all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Kyle Salisbury (Grand Ledge sr., F): Division 1 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Brian Coscarelli (Haslett sr., M): Division 2 third-team all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Noah Usiak (Lansing Christian sr., M): Division 4 first-team all-state, GLAC first-team all-conference

Drew Person (East Lansing sr., D): CAAC Blue all-conference

DIVISION 1 ALL-AREA

Brendan Garfield (Grand Ledge sr., D): CAAC Blue all-conference

Owen Cannon (Okemos sr., M): Division 1 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Patrick Restum (Okemos jr., GK): Division 1 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Erik Seelman (Grand Ledge sr., M): CAAC Blue all-conference

Josh Rosendale (Holt sr., M): CAAC Blue all-conference

Parker Fitzgerald (Grand Ledge sr., D): CAAC Blue all-conference

Aric Phinney (Grand Ledge jr., M): CAAC Blue all-conference

Vince Plascencia (Okemos sr., D): CAAC Blue all-conference

Talon Christensen (Okemos sr., M): CAAC Blue all-conference

Kody Akers (Holt jr., D): CAAC Blue all-conference

Coach: Scott M. Dane (Grand Ledge)

DIVISION 2 ALL-AREA

Quinton Hay (East Lansing sr., F): Division 2 third-team all-state, CAAC Blue all-conference

Nick Hitchens (St. Johns jr., F): Division 2 third-team all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Zachary Rollis (DeWitt jr., F): Division 2 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Josh Wolfinger (East Lansing sr., M): Division 2 honorable mention all-state

Andy Vahng (Haslett jr., F): Division 2 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Tristan Pease (Mason jr., D): Division 2 honorable mention all-state, CAAC Red all-conference

Alden Metzmaker (East Lansing jr., F): CAAC Blue all-conference

Gideon Ciza (Eastern sr., M): CAAC Blue all-conference

Fadil Abdul Rahman (Charlotte jr., F)

Nathan Westerlund (Haslett jr., GK): CAAC Red all-conference

Mike Averill (DeWitt sr., D): CAAC Red all-conference

Bailey Edwards (Fowlerville sr., F): CAAC White all-conference

Coach: Nick Archer (East Lansing)

DIVISION 3 ALL-AREA

Zachary Jewison (Williamston jr., M): Division 3 second-team all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Jack Gonzalez (Lansing Catholic so., M): Division 3 third-team all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Eli Richardson (Williamston jr., F): Division 3 third-team all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Liam Maslovich (Alma jr., F): Division 3 honorable mention all-state

Alex Scott (Williamston jr., D): Division 3 honorable mention all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Ben Ransom (Laingsburg jr., M): Division 3 honorable mention all-state

Matthew Benivegna (Lansing Catholic so., GK): Division 3 honorable mention all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Robert Ramirez (Lansing Catholic sr., D): Division 3 honorable mention all-state, CAAC all-conference

Andrew Cowan (Leslie sr., M): Division 3 honorable mention all-state

Koby Lee (Ithaca sr., F): TVC West all-conference

Chris Zruna (Ovid-Elsie so., F): Division 3 honorable mention all-state

Tate Dziewiatkowski (Portland so., F): Division 3 honorable mention all-state, CAAC White all-conference

Buddy Douglas (Perry sr., F)

Pleh Reh (Sexton sr., F)

Coach: Brent Sorg (Williamston)

DIVISION 4 ALL-AREA

Daniel Hartman (Dansville sr., F): Division 4 third-team all-state

Preston Granger (Lansing Christian sr., D): Division 4 third-team all-state, GLAC first-team all-conference

Andrew Witchell (Dansville jr., D): Division 4 honorable mention all-state

Jack Gillespie (Lansing Christian sr., GK): Division 4 honorable mention all-state, GLAC first-team all-conference

Nick Jamieson (Lansing Christian sr., F): Division 4 honorable mention all-state, GLAC first-team all-conference

Bryan Mains (Lansing Christian so., M): Division 4 honorable mention all-state, GLAC second-team all-conference

Adrian Schmidt (Dansville jr., D)

Coach: Ethan Felsing (Dansville)

Contact James L. Edwards III at jledwards@lsj.com. Follow him on Twitter @JLEdwardsIII.

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

Meet the 2016 LSJ boys soccer Dream Team.

Kyle Salisbury

Kyle Salisbury

Noah Usiak

Noah Usiak

Ben Meschke

Ben Meschke

Dylan Beck

Dylan Beck

Remy Collard

Remy Collard

Chuck Plaehn

Chuck Plaehn

Nick Isham

Nick Isham

Drew Person

Drew Person

Brian Coscarelli

Brian Coscarelli

Lirim Shefkiu

Lirim Shefkiu

Blaine Teahan

Blaine Teahan

Sam Lebbie

Sam Lebbie

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