Rosters have been announced for the upcoming DeSoto County All-Star Soccer Game, set for Horn Lake High School on Saturday, Feb. 18.
Girls will take the field at 11 a.m. and the boys match will follow. Both matches will pit top players from the western half of DeSoto County against their eastern half counterparts.
Horn Lake, Southaven, Lake Cormorant and DeSoto Central will make up the West. Center Hill, Olive Branch, Lewisburg and Hernando comprise the East.
All-Stars for the boys’ contest include the following: Joseph Gee, Alexis Resendiz, Darius Hetts, Oscar Loya and Brayan Resendiz of Horn Lake; Mathew Dickerson, Diego Trujillo, Grant Foley, Brandon Tita-nwa and Tyler Barron of DeSoto Central; Charles Mayo of Lake Cormorant; Brandon King, Andrew Klink, Jorge Ulloa and Luis Jiminez of Southaven; Hayden Hamilton, Cason Renfrow, Marshall Gaines and Dylan Dudas of Center Hill; Garrison Harbin and Chrisshun Phillips of Olive Branch; Jake Tyrone, Mitchell Stonehouse, Trevor Piel, Nick Jones and Landon Bigham of Lewisburg; Isvi Torres, Eloy Becerra, Corey Dierolf and Brandon Boren of Hernando.
All-Star girls players in the Feb. 18 are: Noel Ross, Jordan Havens and Jeanette Valdez of Horn Lake; Kya Davis, Michaela Prince, Hannah Helms, Morgan Williams, and Angel Hailey of Southaven; Celia Drummond, Carolyn Rials and Dianna Foucault of DeSoto Central; Jade McElhaney, Paige McElhaney, Dayana Hernandez and Maddie Greggory of Lake Cormorant; Raine Frazier, Sara Eckhoff, Ally Bailey, Mallory Jones and Maggie Olive of Lewisburg; Katelyn Cartwright, Allie Johnson and Tori Piercy of Hernando; Karleigh Aldridge, Presley Farr and Samantha Keel of Olive Branch; Holland Watson, Annie Chan, Logan Tomlinson and Samantha Weinberg of Center Hill.
Coaches for the contests will be former Hernando standouts Kenny Porter and Ryan Sheppard coaching the West and former Horn Lake soccer standouts Jeremy Clements and Dustin Green coaching the East.
Bob Bakken is Sports Editor and may be reached at 662-429-6397 ext. 240.