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Youth Boys Feb 21, 2018

High School State Players of the Week: February 12-18, 2018

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KANSAS CITY, MO. (Via United Soccer Coaches) – United Soccer Coaches and MaxPreps announced today the 5 boys and 5 girls who have been named the Winter United Soccer Coaches/MaxPreps High School State Players of the Week for their on-field efforts from February 12th – February 18th.

The United Soccer Coaches uses results and statistics provided by to select one boy and one girl honoree from each participating state competing during the spring high school season.

Coaches wanting to nominate their players must submit statistics to in order for their athletes to be considered; nomination instructions can be found below. Winners receive a MaxPreps/United Soccer Coaches branded letterman’s patch and recognition on both and

Nominations are due every Sunday by at 11:59 p.m. ET each week to be considered.

Girls’ Winners for February 12th – February 18th

State Player Name Position School
California Whitney Winsom N/A Design Tech High School (Redwood City, CA)
Florida Margeaux Hunt Goalkeeper Gulf Breeze High School (Gulf Breeze, FL)
Louisiana Renin Shepherd N/A St. Scholastica High School (Covington, LA)
Mississippi Ember Temple Forward West Lauderdale High School (Collinsville, MS)
Texas Julie Villatoro Forward Gateway College Preparatory High School (Georgetown, TX)


Boys’ Winners February 12th – February 18th

State Player Name Position School
California Richard Zuniga Forward Mountain Empire High School (Pine Valley, CA)
Florida Franco Perez Forward Seabreeze High School (Daytona Beach, FL)
Louisiana Stevenson Cody N/A Woodlawn-B.R. High School (Baton Rouge, LA)
Mississippi Daniel Chong Forward Madison Central High School (Madison, MS)
Texas Fransisco Mejia Goalkeeper Palo Duro High School (Amarillo, TX)