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AA girls soccer: Bravettes' Nigon, Pack's Brisendine All-State

by Daily Inter Lake
| November 23, 2023 7:53 AM

Mauraia Nigon of Flathead and Reagan Brisendine of Glacier are among the 11 Western AA girls soccer players named to the All-State team for Class AA in 2023.

Nigon was named as a midfielder while Brisendine, who scored 27 goals this season, is a forward. Both players are seniors; Brisendine has signed to play soccer for the Montana Grizzlies.

League coaches also chose a 13-member all-conference team: Flathead was represented by junior Alivia Rinehart and senior Cecilia VandenBosch. Both are defenders.

Glacier senior midfielder Calista Wroble was also all-Western AA.

Two more members of the Wolfpack were honorable mention: juniors Emmery Schmidt and Reese Ramey. Flathead’s Avi Schmautz, a sophomore, and Joy Sund, a senior, were also honorable mention.

AA Soccer

West Girls


Keeper    Brooklyn Brisko, sr., Capital

Forward    Carmen Anderson, sr.,    Hellgate

    Avory DeCoite, so., Big Sky

    Reagan Brisendine, sr., Glacier

Midfield    Liv Thorne-Thomson, jr., Hellgate

    Avery Kraft, sr., Helena

    Mia Melton, jr.,    Helena

Defense    Mauraia Nigon, sr., Flathead

    Chloe Larson, sr., Hellgate

    Kiana Norton, sr., Sentinel

    Phoebe Knellhome, sr., Sentinel

Player of the Year

Cameron Anderson, forward, Hellgate

NOTE: All-State consists of 11 players (1 keeper, 10 field)

All-Western AA

Keeper — Nova Gardner, jr., Hellgate

Midfield — Chloe Anderson, jr., Hellgate; Jane Stiffler, so., Capital; Kathryn Emmerts, sr., Capital; Calistga Wroble, sr., Glacier; Hannah King, sr., Big Sky; Maddi Todorovich, jr., Helena.

Forward — Riley Lumpkin, sr., Hellgate; Briel Powers, sr., Sentinel.

Defense — Jaden Lumpkin, sr., Hellgate; Sara Losing, jr., Hellgate; Kerra Case, sr., Butte; Alivia Rinehart, jr., Flathead; Cecilia VandenBosch, sr., Flathead.

Honorable Mention

Maizy Miller, mid, Hellgate; Jadyn Koffler, def., Helena; Emily Winters, def, Sentinel; Averi Larson, def, Big Sky; Katerina Routzan, for, Capital; Avi Schmautz, for, ?Flathead; Emmery Schmidt, for, Glacier; Reese Ramey, def, Glacier; Elli Quist, mid, Butte; Sierra Lowry, GK, Sentinel; Joy Sund, GK, Flathead.

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