Post-season honors announced for Hornets soccer team
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Bryant Hornets Martin Ramirez and Jack Selig have been named Class 7A All-State for the 2017 soccer season. In addition, first-year head coach Richard Friday was voted the 7A-Central Conference Coach of the Year and will assist at the Arkansas High School Coaches Association All-Star game later this month.
Friday led the Hornets to a 12-8-1 record and a three seed from the Central Conference to the 7A State Tournament where the team reached the quarterfinals before losing 1-0 to eventual champion Rogers.
For his play at State, Ricky Barrientos was named to the all-tournament team, while Bryant goalkeeper John Sohn has been chosen to play in the all-star game.
All-conference selections for the Hornets are Dalton Bryant, Luke Welch, Connor Qualls, Jhorman Cruz, Dawson Oakley and Luis Lara.