High-SchoolPlayer-of-the-Year: Mallory Weber

Eye on POY: Michigan girls soccer

May, 18, 2012
The window on the Gatorade State Girls Soccer Player of the Year race is closing, and the search for elite student-athletes is in full swing. The award recognizes not only athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field. Here are two top candidates who meet the basic award criteria as determined by our ESPNHS team that administers the program’s selection process.

Ally Krause
Senior forward, Canton (Plymouth, Mich.)

2012 Team record: 8-2-3 (Division 1)
2012 Team standing: Regular season ends May 21

2012 Goals: 16
2012 Assists: 5
Career goals: 50
Career assists: 20

Academics: B average
Collegiate destination: Michigan State University

How she’s played herself into the State POY conversation: Averaging 1.6 points per game this season. 2011 First Team All-State selection. 2010 Second Team All-State selection. Two-time All-District honoree.

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