The fall season is now officially over and it was a fabulous three months for Haverhill High teams.
The nine different varsity programs combined for 62 wins, three Merrimack Valley Conference Championships and six post-season appearances. Along with team success came many well-deserved individual accolades.
Here are some of the top honors bestowed on Hillie student-athletes and staff this fall:
Merrimack Valley Conference Coach of the Year
Bill Kaste, girls volleyball; Fred Tarbox, girls soccer; Kevin Murphy, golf
Merrimack Valley Conference Player of the Year
Alex Itasaka, girls volleyball; Chance Brady, football; Kelleigh Cokely, girls soccer
Cheerleading all conference
Ive Pabon, Miranda Clough
Boys cross country all star
Girls cross country all-conference
Jackie Solimine, Riley Gilmore
Field hockey all conference
Field hockey all star
Football all conference
Football first team all star
Tommy Morgan, Jordan Javier, Dan Burrows, Tommy Maguire
Football second team all star
Shain Roche, John Ramsdell, Phil Panici, Jonah Atkins, Stephane Bristol, Josh Noel, Patrick Yale
Golf all conference
Ryan Paris, Scott Farley
Girls soccer all conference
Girls soccer all star
Abigail Nauffts, Basema Hussein, Lindsey Fitzpatrick, Marissa Pond, Christine Dauphinais
Girls swimming all conference
Girls swimming all star
Emily Brown, Cali Aramian, Leigh Freeman, Michaela Sliney
Girls volleyball all conference
Alex Itasaka, Abigail Sonuga
Girls volleyball all star
Morgan Arsenault, Megan Tracy, Haley Deroche, Ornela Llupo
Practices for winter sports at the high school started up this week.
For complete winter schedules and updates information on Haverhill High sports, visit www.hillies.org.
Tom O’Brien is the athletic director for Haverhill High School. He contributes this regular column.