Cal-Pac releases all-conference men's soccer team
Two brothers from Oak Ridge High School earned all-conference selection in the California Pacific Conference last week.
Senior Alex Barclay was a member of the first team, while his brother, Pat, received honorable mention. The brothers play their college soccer at William Jessup University.
The WJU men’s soccer team finished on a positive note in an upset victory over Holy Names University. The Warriors, who finished third in the conference with a 7-4-1 record, placed three placed three players on the California Pacific Conference first team, two on the second team and had four players receive honorable mention honors.
The Warriors had three representatives on the first team - seniors Barclay, Ricky Ward and Curtis Griffin.
A pair of Lincoln natives were also honored as Oscar Ruiz, who plays for Holy Names University, was on the second team and Jordan Nakasone of William Jessup received honorable mention.
California Pacific Conference men’s soccer All-Conference team:
Player of the Year: Mustafa Celik, Holy Names
Defender of the Year: Jesus Hernandez, Holy Names
Newcomer of the Year: Roberto Zevallos, Holy Names
Freshman of the Year: Randy Castanza, Pacific Union
Co-coaches of the Year: Jesus Medina, Pacific Union and Adam Christodoulou, CSU Maritime
Alex Barclay, senior forward, William Jessup (Oak Ridge High)
Randy Castanza, freshman goalkeeper, Pacific Union
Mustafa Celik, senior forward, Holy Names
Curtis Griffin, senior midfielder, William Jessup
Jesus Hernandez, sophomore defender, Holy Names
Said Karimzad, senior forward, Menlo
Dominic Mitchell, senior defender, Menlo
Brandon Voigt, junior midfielder, Pacific Union
Ricky Ward, senior forward, William Jessup
Liam Whealan, junior forward, Holy Names
Shea Whealan, junior defender, Holy Names
Roberto Zevallos, junior midfielder, Holy Names
Will Akers, senior goalkeeper, CSU Maritime
Alberto Benitez, senior defender, Pacific Union
Noel Bati, senior defender, William Jessup
Jeff Dunn, freshman goalkeeper, William Jessup
Cesar Garcia, senior forward, Menlo
Todd Hanson, senior defender, Bethany
Bernardo Horne, freshman defender, Menlo
Edrei Mauries, sophomore forward, Pacific Union
Oscar Ruiz, junior defender, Holy Names (Lincoln)
Jonathan Tinjaca, senior forward, Holy Names
Chao Xiong, junior defender, Simpson
William Jessup honorable mention: Pat Barclay (Oak Ridge High), Mark Creamer (Grass Valley), Tyler McKean, Jordan Nakasone (Lincoln)