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Lupin Amstutz (right) was a threat to score for MCHS. Photo by Matt Johnson

Lupin Amstutz (right) was a threat to score for MCHS. Photo by Matt Johnson

The 2019-20 winter sports All-League selections were released by Southern League commissioner Frank Ferreira.

Mariposa County High School had athletes recognized in each sport.

A few key highlights include:

• Mariposa freshman Johann Hill-Zeck received Honorable Mention for boys basketball. He was the only freshman to receive any recognition in boys basketball.

• Mariposa’s Kaydence Walker received girls basketball Honorable Mention this season. As a senior, Walker became a regular starter and one of the more productive players on the team this year.

• Three MCHS girls were part of the girls soccer First Team: Lupin Amstutz, Ava Dunlavey and Ruby Yager.

Girls soccer

League champions: Ripon Christian

Co-Coach of the Year: Ruben Casillas, Waterford; Kevin Tameling, Ripon Christian

League MVP: Kirsi Vander Meulen (12th grade), Ripon Christian

First Team: Rachel Oosterman, Ripon Christian; Elie Wyngarden, Ripon Christian; Janine Prins, Ripon Christian; Lupin Amstutz, Mariposa; Ava Dunlavey, Mariposa; Ruby Yager, Mariposa; Jaecelyn Romero, Waterford; Cassandra Andrade, Waterford; Sophia Avila, Orestimba; Paola Arroyo, Orestimba; Erandi Barriga, Gustine; Maria Andrade, Gustine; Natalia Verduzco, Le Grand; Isis Rocha, Delhi; Angela Salazar, Delhi

Ramiro Marquez (right) was one of the top male soccer players in the Southern League this season. Photo by Matt Johnson

Ramiro Marquez (right) was one of the top male soccer players in the Southern League this season. Photo by Matt Johnson

Honorable Mention: Aaliyah Chavez, Delhi; Karla Segovia, Delhi; Leilani Aguilera, Gustine; Katie Casillas, Gustine; Asusena Escamilla, Le Grand; Celina Lua, Le Grand; Patricia Flanagan, Mariposa; Autumn Dobson, Mariposa; Melony Garcia, Orestimba; Kimberly Beltran, Orestimba; Adriana Arias, Ripon Christian; Nicole Chapman, Ripon Christian; Yesenia Andrade, Waterford; Alondra Mendoza, Waterford.

Boys soccer

League champions: Waterford

Coach of the Year: Milko Vazquez, Waterford

League MVP: Julian Valencia (12th grade), Le Grand

First Team: Emanuel Regalado, Waterford; German Del Toro, Waterford; Alexander Noriega, Waterford; Fernando Castillo, Waterford; Abel Velasco, Le Grand; Hector Tejada, Le Grand; Brian Lua, Le Grand; Victor Galindo, Delhi; Rigoberto Ayala, Delhi; Gabriel Aguilar, Delhi; Brian Mondragon, Orestimba; Ricardo Garcia, Orestimba; Danny Hernandez, Gustine; Ramiro Marquez, Mariposa; Ethan De Jong, Ripon Christian.

Honorable Mention: Brian Gonzalez, Delhi; Devin Lopez, Delhi; Christian Obanda, Denair; Jesus Flores, Denair; Esteban Bugarin, Gustine; Jesus Hernandez, Gustine; Alfredo Moreno, Le Grand; Yahis Gonzalez, Le Grand; Zachary Fincher, Mariposa; Beck Westerlund, Mariposa; Eduardo Carranza, Orestimba; Julian Ferdin, Orestimba; Hakyeom Park, Ripon Christian; Isaac Buwalda, Ripon Christian; Omar Canela, Waterford; Alexander Barajas, Waterford

Girls basketball
League champions: Orestimba
Coach of the Year: Scott Felber, Orestimba
League MVP: Alexa Ultreras (11th grade), Le Grand

First Team: Reagan Marroquin, Orestimba; Samantha Gonzalez, Le Grand; Lily Heavner, Mariposa; Cynthia

Castaneda, Gustine; Shyenne Young, Waterford; McKenna Potter, Denair.

Second Team: Jade Robinson, Orestimba; Sarah Millan, Orestimba; Janet Castro, Le Grand; Daleisy Garcia, Le Grand; Tianah Vitorino, Gustine; Evelyn Garcia, Waterford; Giselle Rodriguez, Delhi.

Honorable Mention: Edelyn Vazquez, Delhi; Mira Reyes, Delhi; Bailey Pitman, Denair; Madison Davis, Denair; Alexis Barnell, Gustine; Magaly Macias, Gustine; Paulina Vargas, Le Grand; Kaydence Walker, Mariposa; Anne Fiester, Mariposa; Ciera Thibodeau, Orestimba; Jessica Villarreal, Orestimba; Alexia Aguilar, Waterford; Mila Real, Waterford.

Boys basketball
League champions: Denair
Coach of the Year: RJ Henderson, Denair
League MVP: Hayden Feldman (12 grade), Denair

First Team: Jordan Smith-Sires, Denair; Jacob Kuharski, Denair; Atzin Marin, Orestimba; Auston Martens, Orestimba, Cody Truchsess, Mariposa, Carson Arebalo, Mariposa

Second Team: Austin Upfold, Denair; Giovanni Quezada, Gustine; Dylan Nichols, Waterford; Eli Larson, Waterford; Wyatt Bond, Le Grand; Angel Mariano, Delhi.

Honorable Mention: Jesus Cervantes, Delhi; Mario Plasencia, Denair; Devin Bettencourt, Gustine; Eric Ortiz, Le Grand; Daniel Buitron, Le Grand; Isaiah Lura Holmes, Mariposa; Johann Hill-Zeck, Mariposa; Justin Hong, Orestimba; Xavier Avila, Orestimba; Ruben Rios, Waterford; Lucas Real, Waterford.

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