NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The United Soccer Coaches, the largest soccer coaching organization in the world with more than 30,000 members, has announced its 2018 Coaches and Players of the Year for the state of South Carolina.

The honors were released at the South Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association’s Business Meeting on Monday, July 23 at the North Charleston Convention Center, which was held in conjunction with the South Carolina Athletic Coaches Association’s All Sports Clinic. Six coaches and 12 players are recognized in the Palmetto State.


Boys Large Public - Shilo Tisdale, Wando High School, 5A State Champions, Ranked #1 Nationally, 28-0-0
Girls Large Public - David Kleinfelder, Dreher High School, 4A Semifinals, 19-3-0
Boys Small Public - Kevin Heise, Gray Collegiate Academy, 2A Semifinals, 23-4-0
Girls Small Public - Emily Heise, Gray Collegiate Academy, 2A Semifinals, 17-5-1
Boys Private/Parochial - Will Eudy, Cardinal Newman School, SCISA 3A State Runner-Up, 23-4-0
Girls Private/Parochial - Sheila Wyer, Southside Christian School, 2A State Runner-Up, 22-1-1


Boys Player of the Year
Charlie Marino, Wando High School

Boys All-South Region
Spencer Ayen, Gray Collegiate Academy
Grayson Barber, Cardinal Newman School
Mikey Chappelear, May River High School
Andrew Pickhardt, Wando High School
Parker Stokes, A.C. Flora High School

Girls Player of the Year
Riane Coman, Academic Magnet High School

Girls All-South Region
Caroline Conti, J.L. Mann High School
Ashleigh Keiser, Southside Christian School
Bri Reynolds, Swansea High School
Mary Katherine Waters, Lexington High School
Mary Kate Wyer, Southside Christian School

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