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THE WINNER: Danny Musovski
School: Liberty (Henderson, Nev.)
Weight: 150 pounds
Athletic achievement:He scored 43 goals and passed for nine assists this past season, leading the Patriots (11-6-1) to the Division I, Sunrise Region quarterfinals. The 2012 Las Vegas Review Journal Division I Boys Soccer Player of the Year, Musovski led the state in scoring in 2012. He concluded his junior year with 81 goals and 21 assists in his prep soccer career.
Academic excellence: Musovski has maintained a weighted 3.78 GPA.
Exemplary character: A member of the Liberty High student council, he has volunteered locally at a homeless shelter in addition to coaching and officiating youth soccer.
“Danny Musovski was a one-man scoring machine this year,” said Andrew Risheg, head coach of Foothill (Henderson, Nev.). “We marked him with two players and he still put three goals in against us. His ability to turn and shoot on a dime was some of the best I have seen in years.”
THE FUTURE: Musovski will be a senior next year.