Gillette Edge U8 girls won the State Championship last weekend at the McDonalds State Cup held in Sheridan. The girls tied 0-0 against Sheridan, won 6-1 against Casper Red, and won 4-2 against Casper Black which put them in the championship game against Casper Red where they dominated again winning 6-0! Coaches are Tim and Kerri De Wine, team members are Aubry DeWine, Averi DeWine, Kaylee Henthorn, Erika Martinez, Madelyn Romero, McKinzie Schafer, Vinae Stillman, Janessa Velasco, Halle Walker and Payton Whitt.
U12 girls won its first State title at the U12 level but this team brought home the state champ last year at U10 level. They went undefeated all year long only giving up 4 goals. During the State Cup the team did not give up any goals! The team is coached by Justin and Kristina Roswadovski. Team members are Allyson Borchers, Brady Diemling, Gabby Drube, Breckyn Hamlin, Kate Hladky, Payton Mc Grath, Shaelea Milliron, Peyton Roswadovski, Macy Schomer, Sydney Solem, Karissa Tranas and Skylar Wyllie. The team will head to Boulder to compete in the Rocky Mountain Cup.
U14 girls Gold team had an outstanding weekend as well. In pool play they won 6-1 against Casper Blades, 5-0 against Sheridan Coon, 4-0 against Sheridan Kelly. They faced Casper Blades in the championship match and won 2-0! Bringing home another State Championship for this team. The Gillette Edge U14 Girls Gold team finished the spring season with a 16-0 record. They scored 70 goals and allowed just 4. The team will compete in the Rocky Mountain Cup on June 13-15 and then represent Wyoming in the Northern Classic Tournament (in Billings, MT) July 10-13 featuring the state champions from Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The girls are coached by Alex Ayers, Justin Roswadovski and Kristina Roswadovski. Team members are Kennedy Ayers, Peyton Bellon, Kierra Cutright, DeLaney Hallcroft, Baylee Hamlin, Kylie Hatzenbihler, Emma Jarvis, Emily Jones, Christina Lacek, McKenzee Nuzum, Megan Phillips, Grace Roswadovski, Kennedy Schomer, Alyssa Stumbaugh and Mollie Wilson.
The Gillette U14 Girls Silver lost all three games this weekend. The final game against Heart Mountain was a back and forth game with the Edge losing in the final two minutes. The girls played very well and played extremely hard. “It was the best effort of the season. The girls improved much throughout the Spring Season always working hard and never quitting. A very fun group of girls.” States coach Jay Mahylis of his team. Team members are Bailey Alt, Zoe Biggs, Chantel Cunningham, Mercedes Cunningham, Molly Dashney, Misteen English, McKenna Hauber, Alyssa King, Mya Lockwood, Rhiannon Mandarich, Caitlan Raney, Taegan Wandle and Desarae Wilson.
The U12 boys Gold Edge team played their best soccer of the season at the Wyoming State Cup in Sheridan finishing 2nd place. The boys played incredible defensively with our talented goalkeepers Nathan King and Ethan Cox while Nate Delgrande, Deegan Williams, Jacob Guernsey, Josh Guernsey, Cade Ayers, and Gunnar Gauthier all being an integral part in protecting the goal. In the first game, they played the Casper Blades and tied it up 1-1 with a goal from Oscar Martinez and assist from Mason Miller. With 2 minutes left in the game, Edge was called for a foul in the box so Casper shot and hit a penalty kick making the final score 2-1. Edge didn't let that get them down and came to play tough against Lander beating those 3-0 in dominating fashion. Luke Hladky and Cole Deimling both scored unassisted goals while Oscar Martinez scored again with an assist from Mason Miller. Edge had to win their next game to have a chance at the championship and they got it done with a 1-0 win over Rock Springs in a very physical game. Nathan Delgrande scored the lone goal with an assist from Miller. Edge faced Worland in the championship game. It was a very tight game and at the end of regulation it was tied 1-1. Worland scored in OT to win 2-1. The other boys on the team includes: Dymon Decker, Garner Gauthier, Chris Horsley, Luke Hoese, Luis Molina, Brock Stelzner, and Brendan King. Coach Jannie Miller had this to say about her team “These boys improved tremendously throughout the year and finished the season strong.”
The U14 Boys had a great weekend at the State Cup as well as they went 2-1-0 in the silver division. They missed going to the Championship by two points to Sheridan! The boys where coached this weekend by Joe Jurewicz, Randy Milliron, and Shelby Jurewicz. Team members are: Dillon Cole, Kelsey Franz, Hunter Castleberry-Nunez, Cameron Durgin, Isaac Howell, Aron Molina and Zach Milliron, Logan MacKearney, Caden Carlson, Cristian Martinez, Alex Choy, Tanner Smolik, Tyler Whitt, and Joey Jurewicz.