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St. Helens soccer stars named Northwest Oregon All-Conference

Six boys, six girls selected


SPOTLIGHT PHOTO: JAKE MCNEAL - St. Helens' Victor Omboke is a Northwest Oregon Conference honorable mention midfielder.The St. Helens boys' and girls' soccer teams featured All-Northwest Oregon Conference selections.

Forwards Dillon Gonzales and Eddie Estrada are the boys' second-teamers.

Victor Omboke is an honorable mention midfielder.

Gus Francisco and Ryan Ward are honorable mention forwards.

Beau Mason is an honorable mention goalkeeper.

For the girls, forward Ashley Giesbers and midfielder Sophia Estep are second-teamers.

Kennady Brown is an honorable mention at midfielder, as are Nicole Hamilton and Braya Hutton at defender and Morgan Bingaman at goalkeeper.

The boys (7-8 overall, 2-6 Northwest Oregon) finished eighth in the conference after defeating Class 6A Benson and Sprague, Class 5A The Dalles, Dallas and Milwaukie and Sandy, and Class 4A Valley Catholic.

The record was their best since they went 8-6-4 and made their first Class 3A/2A/1A playoff trip in school history in 1998.

The girls (4-9-1, 1-6-1) finished eighth in the Northwest Oregon Conference after defeating Class 6A Benson and Sprague, Class 5A The Dalles, Dallas and Milwaukie and Sandy, and Class 4A Valley Catholic.

The boys graduate Mason, Francisco, Ward, Estrada, Gonzales, Omboke, Grant Mayer, John DeWitt, Jeff Edwards, Jordan Roark, Jose Silva and Raphael Santolin de Paula.

The girls graduate Giesbers, Hamilton, Georgie Gross, Gabby Hora and Lydia Reardon.