Eufaula Tigers

Eufaula High School place two players in the Dothan Eagle Super 12 boys’ soccer team.

Both James Odom and Ben Westbrook made the squad.

Enterprise’s Bruce Ladner was the Coach of the Year, while Enterprise’s Rasheed Bolaji was the Player of the Year.

Bruce Ladner of Enterprise /Coach of the Year

Background: Ladner has been the head coach of the Wildcats for the past five years. He is a USSF National B licensed coach who has led Louisiana and Alabama club teams, select teams, Olympic Development teams and a team which toured the former Soviet Union.

This year: Ladner led the Wildcats to a 14-6-4 record, the area title and the championship game in the Class 7A Final Four.

Rasheed Bolaji -- Enterprise

Senior forward

A senior captain who scored 17 goals and provided eight assists in leading the Wildcats to the area title and Class 7A state championship game.

James Odom -- Eufaula

Junior forward

The leading scorer with 16 goals along with adding five assists in helping the Tigers to a 10-6-2 record and state playoff appearance.

Ben Westbrook -- Eufaula

Senior forward

A five-year varsity player, Westbrook scored 11 goals, had seven assists and 65 takeaways in being selected as the team’s MVP.

Andre Mazariegos -- Enterprise

Senior defender

The versatile defender led the Wildcats with 73 defensive clearances to prevent goal scoring chances. Scored his lone goal of the season to send the state championship game into overtime.

Tyler Howard -- Enterprise

Senior midfielder

A strong possession player who scored eight goals and provided four assists in helping the team to a 14-6-4 record. Scored the winning goal in the second OT of the Final Four semifinals.

Sam Mazariegos -- Enterprise

Junior forward

Led the team in scoring with 19 goals and also contributed six assists. Chosen to compete for the South team in the AHSAA All-Star game.

Ethan Morales -- Houston Academy

Sophomore forward

Morales led the team in scoring with 24 goals and also contributed 13 assists in helping the Raiders to a 12-5-2 record.

Carson Daugherty -- Houston Academy

Senior midfielder

A versatile player who had 80 takeaways and blocked 12 shots along with scoring six goals and gaining 14 assists while playing every minute of every game.

Alec Palanjian -- Northview

Senior midfielder

One of the most talented players in the Wiregrass, Palanjian scored 12 goals and contributed 12 assists for the Cougars.

Teddy Dowd -- Northview

Senior defender

A captain of the team who led a strong defensive unit for a Northview team which finished 12-9-3, won the area title and made the second round of the state playoffs.

Keegan Dutton -- Northview

Junior forward

Dutton was an offensive playmaker for the Cougars with 13 goals and 11 assists in helping the team to the area championship.

Christian Morales –Dothan

Senior forward

Morales is a talented player on the offensive end of the field who scored 11 goals and contributed seven assists for the Tigers.

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