Parker's Weilbrenner a first-team pick
Parker High senior midfielder Tyler Weilbrenner became the first Janesville player to be named to the All-Big Eight Conference boys soccer first team since Craig's Kyle Pateros in 2006 and the Vikings' first honoree in 10 years.
Middleton led the All-Big Eight first team with four players, including senior midfielder Derek Ott and junior defender Jack Hagstrom who were unanimous and repeat selections. Cardinals' goalkeeper Daniel Geanon and forward Steven Harris were also first-team selections.
Middleton had the best offense in the Big Eight Conference, scoring 45 goals in nine matches. The Cardinals also had the best defense, yielding just three goals en route to an undefeated season.
Ott and Hagstrom were named to the first team of the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association all-state team. Ott finished the season with 23 goals and 22 assists, while Hagstrom had six goals and two assists.
Meanwhile, local honorable mention choices include: Parker goalkeeper John Fillion, defenders Mason Jenson, Quinton Nauer and forwards Jonothan Trejo and Carlos Reyes.
Craig honorable mention selections include: defenders Noel Ceballos and Dan Swales; midfielder Ian Reinicke and forward Peyton Wunn.
Defenders: Jack Hagstrom, jr., Middleton (unanimous); Alex Bach, sr., Madison West; Alex Young, so., Madison Memorial; Ben Filsinger, sr., Verona.
Midfielders: Derek Ott, sr., Middleton (unanimous); Henry Pohlman, sr., Madison West; Tyler Weilbrenner, sr., Janesville Parker.
Forwards: Steven Harris, sr., Middleton; Henry Whitehead, sr., Madison West; Mohamed Dukuray, sr., Sun Prairie; Ty Pelton-Byce, so., Madison Memorial.
Goalkeeper: Daniel Geanon, sr., Middleton.
Defenders: Mitchell Zank, sr., Sun Prairie; Chino Chavez, sr., Janesville Craig; Austin Koistinen, sr., Middleton; Huck Sachse-Hofheimer, sr., Madison East.
Midfielders: Sasa Yodkerrepaurai, so., Madison East; Julio Martinez, sr., Beloit Memorial; Angus Kinsey, sr., Verona.
Forwards: Jose Barron, fr., Beloit Memorial; Jefferson Driscoll, sr., Middleton; Javier Hernandez, jr., Madison La Follette.
Goal keeper: Luke Carlson, sr., Madison West.
Defenders: Trevor Stewart, jr., Madison West; Keifer Kubly, jr., Madison East; Mason Jenson, sr., Janesville Parker; Isaiah Mitchell, sr., Madison Memorial; Alex Cramer, sr., Madison Memorial; Quinton Nauer, jr., Janesville Parker; Noel Ceballos, jr., Janesville Craig; Jason Snyder, sr., Madison La Follette; Erick Guevera, sr., Madison East; Dan Swales, jr., Janesville Craig; Kyle Hanson, so., Verona; Andrew Walther, sr., Middleton; Kelton Heinemann, sr., Sun Prairie.
Midfielders: Abdul Kooistra, so., Madison Memorial; Devin Ott, so., Middleton; David Villa, sr., Madison West; Ian Reinicke, so., Janesville Craig; Casey Risch, jr., Sun Prairie; Jose Gutierrez, so., Beloit Memorial; Ziyad Sultan, jr., Madison La Follette; Sam Johnson, sr., Madison West.
Forwards: Ali Barry, sr., Madison West; Edi Hernandez, sr., Madison West; Ryan Hannifan, sr., Verona; Nick Lund, sr., Middleton; Jonothan Trejo, sr., Janesville Parker; Vinny Pipitone, sr., Sun Prairie; Peyton Wunn, jr., Janesville Craig; Carlos Reyes, sr., Janesville Parker; Trevor Brockmeyer, sr., Verona; Aaron Weber, jr., Beloit Memorial.
Goal keepers: Hernoc Bon, sr., Madison La Follette; Finley Hay-Chapman, jr., Madison East; John Fillion, sr., Janesville Parker; Connor Rortvedt, jr., Verona.