Byrd and Alexandria Senior High finished atop the District 1, Division I standings and both schools swept the league’s top honors on the 2021-22 All-District team selected by the league coaches.
The Yellow Jackets Andrew Stuart, a senior, was named the Offensive Most Valuable Player and sophomore Matthew Booras was selected the Defensive MVP. Noor Asa, a senior at ASH, was picked as the Overall Most Valuable Player and his coach Sons Pathoumthong was named the Coach of the Year.
Byrd won the league with a 8-0 record and ASH was just a game behind at 7-1.
Here is a complete list of the team:
Division I, District 1
Forward – Jorge Tinoco, Airline, Sr.
Forward – Abel Peterman, Alexandria, Sr.
Forward – Jack Price, Alexandria, Sr.
Forward – Collin Elston, Captain Shreve, Jr.
Midfielder – Christian Hyde, Alexandria, Sr.
Midfielder – Andrew Bradford, Captain Shreve, So.
Midfielder – Mackenzie Soul, Byrd, Sr.
Midfielder – Jaiden Langiulli, Ruston, Jr.
Midfielder – Will Triche, Pineville, Jr.
Midfielder – Kareem El-Giar, West Monroe, Jr.
Defender – Tyson Burns, Airline, Sr.
Defender – Defender –Eythan Foxworth, Alexandria, Sr.
Defender – Andrew Clark, Captain Shreve, Sr.
Defender – Michael Cosse, Byrd, Sr.
Defender – Alex Gremillion, Pineville, Sr.
Goalkeeper – Michael Hamauei, Byrd, Sr.
Overall MVP — Noor Isa, Alexandria, Sr.
Offensive MVP — Andrew Stuart, Byrd, Sr.
Defensive MVP — Matthew Booras, Byrd, So.
Coach of the Year — Sons Pathoumthong, Alexandria
Goalkeepers – Evan Byrd, Alexandria, Jr., Evan O’Brien, Pineville, Sr., Defenders – Garrison Manzer, Alexandria, Sr., Andrew Pernell, Captain Shreve, Sr., Dixon Doege, Captain Shreve, Sr., Brennan Nguyen, Byrd, So., Bruce Nolan, Byrd, So., Cayden Henry, West Monroe, Jr., Midfielders – Daniel Gama, Alexandria, Sr., Matt Miley, Captain Shreve, Sr., Carson French, Byrd, So., Clark Fontenot, Pineville, Sr., Brendan O’Toole, West Monroe, Jr., ; Forwards – Garret Gulett, Byrd, So., Justin Descant, Pineville, So., Wilson Garcia, West Monroe, Sr.
HONORABLE MENTION: Airline — Kenneth Dickson, Sr., DEF; Thang Mung, So., FWD; Matthew Posey, Fr., GK; Alexandria — Mussa Iqbal, Sr., MID; Brady Tassin, Sr., DEF; Caden Meche, Jr., FWD; Byrd — Caleb Kidd, Sr., MID; Connor McCarter, Sr., MID; Josh Witton, Sr., DEF; Captain Shreve — Juan Gomez, Sr., MID; Connor Tisdale, Sr., MID, Brett Pernell, Fr., DEF; Pineville — Lane Cooper, Sr., DEF; Sergio Rivera, Sr., MID,; Qusai Zeidan, Fr., FWD; Ruston — Cayden DeForest, Sr., GK; Octavio Hernandez, Sr., MID; Christopher Harps, Jr., DEF; Southwood — Limaou Diene, Jr., FWD; Luis Amable, Jr., GK; West Monroe — Don O’Toole, So., FWD; Elijah Ritchie, Sr., MID; Mason Thomson, Sr.