High School Players of the Week Announced for Jan. 15-21

KANSAS CITY, MO. (January 24, 2018) - United Soccer Coaches and MaxPreps announced today the 6 boys and 6 girls who have been named the Winter United Soccer Coaches/MaxPreps High School State Players of the Week for their on-field efforts from January 15th - January 21st.  

The 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 spring high school season.

Coaches wanting to nominate their players must submit statistics to MaxPreps.com in order for their athletes to be considered; nomination instructions can be found below. 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 at 11:59 p.m. ET each week to be considered.

Boys' Winners January 15th - January 21st

State

Player Name

Position

School

Arizona 

Alfonso Cabrera

Forward

Salpointe Catholic High School (Tucson, AZ)

California

Jose Velasquez

Stiker

West Valley High School (Cottonwood, CA)

Florida 

Jack Pironti

Forward

Carrollwood Day High School (Tampa, FL)

Louisiana

Adrian Eaglin

Midfielder

Beau Chene High School (Arnaudville, LA)

Mississippi

Juan Ramirez

N/A

Ridgeland High School (Ridgeland, MS)

Texas

Mario Miranda

Goalkeeper

Joshua High School (Joshua, TX)

Girls' Winners for January 15th - January 21st

State

Player Name

Position

School

Arizona

Tori Gutierrez

Goalkeeper

Trivium Prep High School (Goodyear, AZ)

California

Julia Gonzalez

Forward

Flintridge Prep High School (La Canada, CA)

Florida

Madelaine Rhodes

N/A

Vero Beach High School (Vero Beach, FL)

Louisiana

Callie Ezell Forward St. Frederick High School (Monroe, LA)

Mississippi

Casea Cheatham Forward Neshoba Central High School (Philadelphia, MS)

Texas 

Mitzy Guereca N/A Castleberry High School (Fort Worth, TX)