KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Feb. 10, 2021) – United Soccer Coaches and MaxPreps announced today the 5 boys and 5 girls who have been named the Winter United Soccer Coaches/MaxPreps High School State Players of the Week for their on-field efforts from Feb. 1-7.

United Soccer Coaches uses results and statistics provided by MaxPreps.com to select one boy and one girl honoree from each participating state competing during the Winter season.

Coaches wanting to nominate their players must submit statistics to MaxPreps.com in order for their athletes to be considered. Winners receive a MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches branded letterman’s patch and recognition on both MaxPreps.com and UnitedSoccerCoaches.org.

Nominations are due every Sunday by 11:59 p.m. ET each week to be considered.

Boys’ Winners For Feb. 1-7

State Player Pos. School (City, State)
Arizona Hunter Lee Striker Thatcher (Thatcher, Ariz.)
Florida  George Obregon Forward Wesley Chapel (Wesley Chapel, Fla.)
Louisiana  Nathan Theriot GK St. Martinville (St. Martinville, La.)
Mississippi  Cal Culpepper Midfielder Clarkdale (Meridian, Miss.)
Texas  Aidan Shimmick Defender Colleyville Heritage (Colleyville, Texas)


Girls’ Winners For Feb. 1-7

State Player Pos. School (City, State)
Arizona  Anna Castenfelt Midfielder Scottsdale Christian Academy (Phoenix, Ariz.)
Florida  Gabriella Gorman GK Berkeley Prep (Tampa, Fla.)
Louisiana  Rebecca Quick Midfielder Covenant Christian Academy (Houma, La.)
Mississippi  Ember Temple Forward West Lauderdale (Collinsville, Miss.)
Texas  Taylor Zdrojewski Forward Celina (Celina, Texas)