WHATCOM – The 2021 Northwest Conference All-League girls soccer teams have been announced, as voted on by the coaches.
Ferndale had four selections, two on the first team and as many on the second team. Lynden and Nooksack Valley each had one second team selection.
The Golden Eagles’ senior defender Signe Blomquist and sophomore midfielder Emily Holdridge were named to the first team. Junior midfield Christine Broselle as well as sophomore forward Audrey Holdridge were nominated to the second team.
For Lynden, junior defender Adri McLendon was named to the second team. Nooksack Valley’s senior forward Tehya Moore was also a second team selection.
Burlington-Edison swept the individual awards. Senior Sydney Reisner was named defensive MVP and fellow senior Emma Smith was the offensive MVP. Ryan Kuttel, the Tigers’ head coach, was named Coach of the Year.
As for total selections to the first and second team, Sehome led the conference with six; two on the first team and four on the second.
The full first and second team selections are below:
NWC DEFENSIVE MVP
Sydney Reisner, senior, Burlington-Edison
NWC OFFENSIVE MVP
Emma Smith, senior, Burlington-Edison
COACH OF THE YEAR
Ryan Kuttel, Burlington-Edison
Claire Schnabel junior, Anacortes
Samantha Dziminowicz, senior, Anacortes
Signe Blomquist, senior, Ferndale
Kiana Oos, senior, Lakewood
Genevieve Blum, sophomore, Bellingham
Mazy Wright, senior, Bellingham
Nyomie Schwetz, junior, Burlington-Edison
Emily Holdridge, sophomore, Ferndale
Annie Squires, senior, Sehome
Cami Smith, junior, Burlington-Edison
Evelyn Kaey, junior, Sehome
Tiana Jackson, senior, Oak Harbor
Harmony Smith, junior, Bellingham
Liz Cisneros, junior, Burlington-Edison
Krystin Kamrath, senior, Blaine
Ava Lunny, senior, Sehome
Hailey Pike, senior, Blaine
Analise Slotemaker, junior, Burlington-Edison
Adri McLendon, junior, Lynden
Emma Foley, junior, Anacortes
Natalie Seaholm, senior, Sehome
Kaari Little, senior, Sehome
Christine Broselle, junior, Ferndale
Jasmine Graham, senior, Lakewood
Audrey Holdridge, sophomore, Ferndale
Paige Simons, senior, Squalicum
Tehya Moore, senior, Nooksack Valley
Olivia Boehm, senior, Sehome