The LC soccer teams open the 2022 season tonight when they travel to Bremen for a pair of matches. The girls play at 5 p.m. with the boys’ match to follow at 7 p.m. Bremen eliminated both LC teams in the Elite 8 round of the playoffs last May.
The annual Trojan Cup tourney begins on Jan. 25. Participating teams include LC, Pike County, Trinity Christian, Hampton, Harris County, Houston County and Pike County.
Longtime Lady Trojan coach Wayne Calvert moved to an administrative job with the school system and Ricci Jules has taken over the girls’ program. He is assisted by Dontauneia Traylor.
The girls roster includes:
Alaina Cato, Aniya Barron, Armani Flewellen, Ally Bloxham, Cara Bishop, DeShunna Bowles, Maci-Lauren Lanier, Macy Smith, Paige Mayfield, Samiya Smith and Vanessia Byrd.
Emily McEvers, Giada Ritch, Haleigh Brock, Morgan Strickland and Savannah Taylor.
Andrea Patrick, Kaylee Hamrick, Krista Hatfield, Makenna Boutwell, Ava Lonberg and Rachel Taylor.
Ed Jules continues at the helm of the boys team. He is assisted by Jeff Mason.
The boys roster includes: Jackson Callaway, Caden Goode, Ethan Popham, Matthew Ctibor, Jay’D Banks, AJ Haygood, Joe Mauney, Mason Bushby, Chip Crawford, Joe Davis, Daniel Navarro, Justin Brannan, Josh Moore, Caleb Miller, Skylar Hannan, Graham Adamson, Luke Sappington, Broxton Lanier, Samuel Edwards, Gabe Blount, Daylan Cauthen and Jordan McIntosh.
The middle school girls are coached by Kelly Adamson assisted by Walter Geiger.
The girls roster includes: Ava Bushby, Grace Taylor, Raegen Thomas, Makaiya Howard, Lametriana Byrd, Jenny Beverly, Ella Bleu Leverett, Chelsie Roberts, Wren Lonberg, Karoline Page, M’Kenzie Smith, Harmony Flewellen, Reagyn Smith, Scout Woodall, Braelynn Burrow, Lydia Ritch, Tessa Walls and Jordin Hubbard.
Coach Chaz Ellerbee will coach the LCMS boys. He will not have a finalized roster until after middle school basketball season.
The LCMS soccer season begins Feb. 2 when the Crawford County Eagles come to town.