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The week that was: A wrap-up of CCSD Athletics for the week of June 6

Naomi Clark and Brian Wood5A Girls Soccer: Grandview’s Naomi Clark named Player of the Year

Grandview High School junior Naomi Clark was named the 2022 5A Girls Soccer Player of the Year by the Colorado High School Soccer Association. Clark was instrumental in the Wolves winning its sixth state championship in program history on May 25. Clark had a second-half hat trick which accounted for all the Wolves’ scoring in the 3-1 win over defending champion Broomfield. The forward scored 20 goals on the season including seven of the 11 tallies for Grandview in five state tournament matches.

Grandview Head Coach Brian Wood was also named Coach of the Year by CHSSA. Wood also coached the Grandview boys team to a state championship in November of 2021.

In addition, the following players received All-state honors.

First Team:

Naomi Clark – junior, Grandview

Taylor Gentry – senior, Grandview

Jordan Nytes – senior, Grandview

Payton Whitney – senior, Grandview

Second Team:

Alyssa Glover – senior, Cherry Creek

Taylor Held – senior, Grandview 

You can see the complete list of honorees here.

Congratulations to all CCSD girls soccer players!

Delisa McDavid and John Reyes5A Track and Field – District skippers named Coaches of the Year

Cherry Creek’s Delisa McDavid and Grandview’s John Reyes were named 2022 Girls and Boys Track and Field Coaches of the Year on June 11 as part of the 5A All-state teams compiled by CHSSANow.com, ColoradoPreps.com and MaxPreps. McDavid led the Bruins to a state championship on the girls’ side, and Reyes did the same for the Grandview boys. Cherokee Trail took runners-up trophies for both girls and boys in 2022.

CCSD student athletes made up at least half the honorees on both the 5A All-state teams after an extraordinarily successful season. 

First Team - GIRLS:

Symone Adams – junior, Cherokee Trail

Favour Akpokiere – senior, Eaglecrest

Shelby Baldin – senior, Cherry Creek

Kinsey Christianson – senior, Cherry Creek

Lily Esmas – junior, Cherry Creek

Haley Esser – senior, Eaglecrest

Bianca Gleim – junior, Eaglecrest

Addison Laughlin – senior, Cherry Creek

Kel McDavid – senior, Cherry Creek

Riley Stewart – senior, Cherry Creek

Iris Wang – senior, Cherry Creek

Jaylynn Wilson – freshman, Cherry Creek

Kinley Wolfe – freshman, Cherry Creek

You can see all the honorees with events here.

First Team - BOYS:

Evan Armstrong – junior, Cherokee Trail

Charlie Dick – senior, Grandview

Beck Gutjahr – junior, Cherokee Trail

Reuben Holness – junior, Cherokee Trail

Ciaran Hyslop – senior, Cherokee Trail

Evan Johnson – senior, Grandview

David Maldonado – junior, Grandview

Logan McGowan – junior, Cherokee Trail

Malique Singleton – senior, Grandview

Peyton Sommers – freshman, Cherokee Trail

Luke Trinidad – junior, Grandview

Kahari Wilbon – sophomore, Cherokee Trail 

You can see all the honorees with events here.

Congratulations to all CCSD track and field student athletes!

5A Boys Volleyball - CCHS at CTHS5A Boys Volleyball – All-state teams announced

The All-state boys volleyball teams for the 2022 season were announced on June 8. The lists were compiled from nominations from area leagues and votes from coaches. CCSD programs were well-represented among the honorees.

First Team:

Jordan Cardenas – senior, Cherry Creek

Alfred Maiava – senior, Eaglecrest

Second Team: 

John Clinton – sophomore, Cherokee Trail

Hudson Harms – senior, Cherokee Trail

Miles Manthe – senior, Cherry Creek

Honorable Mention:

Dennis Ancheta – junior, Eaglecrest

Caden Cole – senior, Cherokee Trail

Josh Guthrie – senior, Cherry Creek

Ayden Shaw – junior, Eaglecrest

You can see the complete list here.

Congratulations to all district boys volleyball players!

5A Girls State Golf5A Girls Golf – All-state teams announced

The All-state Girls Golf teams for the 2022 season were announced on June 10. Rosters were compiled based on results of the 2022 State Championships held on May 31-June 1 in Loveland.

First Team:

Caitlyn Chin – freshman, Cherry Creek

Second Team:

Chunya “Bead” Boonta – junior, Cherokee Trail

Kate Cowser – sophomore, Cherry Creek

See all the honorees here.

Congrats to all CCSD girls golfers!

Posted 6/13/2022.