State champion Panther Creek cleaned up the Southwest Wake Athletic’s all-conference girls soccer awards. David Grant was voted coach of the year for the second straight season and senior center back Rachael Everhart was named player of the year.
Panther Creek (20-0-2, 13-0-1) had three players on the first team: Everhart, Celeste Barnard and Justine James. Seniors Briana Velasquez and Emma Socha made the second squad.
Fuquay-Varina (17-4, 11-3) placed Kelley Suggs, Maura Coolbaugh and Megan Greene (22 goals, 11 assists) on the first team with Rebekah Furr (8 goals, 10 assists) on the second.
Kenda Said and Grace Wagner were on the first team representing Green Hope (11-6-1, 9-3-1) while Taylor Cammarata, Bailey Petersen and Audrey Cooke were on the second team.
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Holly Springs (10-8-2, 6-6-2) landed Sierra Raynor on the first team; Kelli Hays and Alyssa Poth on the second team.
Athens Drive (6-9-1, 5-8-1) placed Rachel Snyder on the first team with Jordan Kuhner on the second.
Cary (4-11-1, 3-10-1) had Kyra Kandel on the first team with Mia Ziade on the second.
Madeline Uenking represented Apex (3-13, 3-11) on the first team with Carla Thomas on the second.
Middle Creek (7-13, 2-12) landed Katherine Turner on the second team.
Kandel, Uenking, Petersen, Greene, Suggs, Furr, Coolbaugh, Barnard and Socha made the all-SWAC team for the second time in their careers.
Velasquez and Everhart are the league’s only two three-time picks.
Player of the year: Rachael Everhart, Panther Creek
Coach of the year: David Grant, Panther Creek
Madeline Uenking, junior, Apex
Rachel Snyder, junior, Athens Drive
Kyra Kandel, senior, Cary
Megan Greene, junior, Fuquay-Varina
Maura Coolbaugh, senior, Fuquay-Varina
Kelley Suggs, junior, Fuquay-Varina
Grace Wagner, freshman, Green Hope
Kenda Said, senior, Green Hope
Sierra Raynor, junior, Holly Springs
Rachael Everhart, senior, Panther Creek
Celeste Barnard, senior, Panther Creek
Justine James, senior, Panther Creek
Carla Thomas, senior, Apex
Jordan Kuhner, senior, Athens Drive
Mia Ziade, freshman, Cary
Rebekah Furr, senior, Fuquay-Varina
Taylor Cammarata, sophomore, Green Hope
Bailey Petersen, sophomore, Green Hope
Audrey Cooke, sophomore, Green Hope
Kelli Hays, sophomore, Holly Springs
Alyssa Poth, sophomore, Holly Springs
Katherine Turner, sophomore, Middle Creek
Briana Velasquez, senior, Panther Creek
Emma Socha, senior, Panther Creek