There was a definite Mid-Columbia flavor to the All-State teams released Wednesday for high school baseball, softball and soccer.
Area schools placed 63 athletes on the lists, including 27 first-teamers, two players of the year and one coach of the year.
The top players are Walla Walla pitcher and first baseman Hope Klicker (4A softball) and Wahluke forward Salvador Jimenez (1A boys soccer). Arthur deVictoria was named the 1A boys soccer coach of the year after leading Wahluke to the state title.
It was another big year for Pasco boys soccer, which placed four players on the 4A team. Defender Lucas Cash and keeper Emmanuel Martinez were first-team picks, midfielder Martin Ramirez a second-teamer and forward Richard Renteria an honorable mention.
Forward B.G. Guzman capped his record career at Othello with a first-team 2A selection. Jimenez and deVictoria were joined on the 1A first team by Wahluke teammates Pedro Acevedo in the midfield and Luis Rivera at defender.
Connell's Jonathon Rodriguez (midfielder) and Brian Garcia (defender) also were first-team picks.
Player of the year - Kelyn Rowe, Federal Way
Coach of the year - John Baretta, Stadium
Forwards - Brady Ballew, Marysville-Pilchuck; Dylan Gaydosh, Stadium; Kelyn Rowe, Federal Way; Andrew Weishaar, Puyallup.
Midfielders - Nick Hamer, Mead; Troy Peterson, Beamer; Josh Smith, Decatur; Junpei Tsuji, Issaquah.
Defenders - Lucas Cash, Pasco; John Gleason, Lake Stevens; Taylor Jackson, Auburn; Bailey Martin, Stadium; Kevin Wien, Auburn Riverside.
Keeper - Emmanuel Martinez, Pasco.
Forwards - Vasily Bogdanoff, Lake Stevens; Jamael Cox, Stadium; Alex Cutter, Ferris; Septi Danciu, Evergreen.
Midfielders - Nick Bylin, Lake Stevens; Quin Grisham, Issaquah; Chase Hanson, Jefferson; Martin Ramirez, Pasco.
Defenders - Adolfo Mora, Davis; David Surdyk, Woodinville.
Keeper - Andrew Glaeser, Walla Walla; Kyle Miller, Heritage.
Forwards - Renato Bandeira, Eastlake; Richard Renteria, Pasco.
Defenders - Andrew Cunningham, Stadium; Dustin Hill, Stadium; Chris Perkins, Garfield; Reid Shaw, Garfield.
Keeper - Ian Clark, Stadium; Korey Durkee, Gig Harbor.
Player of the year - Nick Palodichuk, Camas
Coach of the year - Shannon Murray, Glacier Peak
Forwards - Miguel Gonzalez, Yelm; Darwin Jones, Mount Rainier; Jackson Miller, Glacier Peak; Nick Palodichuk, Camas.
Midfielders - Rene Caro, Mount Vernon; Michael Harris, Shorecrest; Stuart Jergensen, Camas; Josh Phillips, Capital.Defenders - Kevin Bodie, Mount Rainier; Rylan Kautz, Glacier Peak; Sean Melby, Camas; Jack Ryan, O'Dea.
Keeper - Ryan Herman, Mount Si.
Forwards - Derek Johnson, Franklin Pierce; Glenn Paden, Shorecrest; Connor Valenter, Camas; Drew White, Camas.
Midfielders - Nate Boatright, Capital; Christopher Chu, Mount Rainier; Brian Holguin, Glacier Peak; Devin Hughes, Nathan Hale; Steven Hughes, Columbia River.
Defenders - Spenser Beck, Columbia River; Forrest Chapin, West Valley-Yakima; Joe Schober, Shorecrest.
Keeper - Keean Joling, Capital.
Forwards - Daniel Gonzalez, Yelm.
Midfielders - Christian Gonzalez, West Valley-Yakima; Hiel Rose, Shorecrest; Gabi Zaccagnini, Capital.
Defenders - Carlos Badillo, Mount Vernon; Matt Johnson, Mercer Island; Ivan Ocampo, Mount Vernon; Jordan Steranka, Glacier Peak.
Keeper - Andrew Weakly, Glacier Peak.
Player of the year - Luis Alcala, Toppenish, and Matt Sanchez, Bellingham.
Coach of the year - Jared Fields, Bellingham.
Forwards - BG Guzman, Othello; Matt Sanchez, Bellingham; Victor Tardelli, Deer Park; Josh Wright, Tumwater.
Midfielders - Luis Alcala, Toppenish; Drew Grannemann, Hoquiam; Travis Heim, Ridgefield; Dan Igbinoba, Cheney; Andy Mihovilovich, Sehome.
Defenders - Zach Billman, Steilacoom; Matt Leen, Archbishop Murphy; Jack Morgan, Bellingham; Austin Radebaugh, Selah; Dimitriy Topov, Cheney.
Keeper - Doug Ehlebracht, Archbishop Murphy.
Forwards - Andy Fordyce, Interlake; Eric Schmidt, Archbishop Murphy; Kevin Spangenberg, Pullman; Luis Sorto, Quincy.
Midfielders - Omar Gomez, RA Long; Arie Vanderstaay, Bellingham.
Defenders - Chad Linafelter, Medical Lake; Geordie Marriner, Sehome; Abraham Martinez, Toppenish.
Keeper - Max Torres, Steilacoom.
Forwards - Clarence Gunderson, Centralia.
Midfielders - Efrain Alvarado, Quincy; Sean Ryan, Archbishop Murphy.
Defenders - Manuel Hernandez, Quincy; Adam Verrell, Pullman.
Keeper - Alex Quintana, Interlake; Hunter Torset, Burlington-Edison.
Player of the year - Salvador Jimenez, Wahluke
Coach of the year - Arthur deVictoria, Wahluke
Forwards - Trevor Bartels, King's; Salvador Jimenez, Wahluke; Joshua Peters, Tacoma Baptist; Dillon Truscott, Charles Wright.
Midfielders - Pedro Acevedo, Wahluke; Mark Lovrin Columbia (White Salmon); Johnathon Rodriguez, Connell; Luis Silva, Highland.
Defenders - Cory Barrett, Charles Wright; Brian Garcia, Connell; Sam Hauck, King's; Luis Rivera, Wahluke.
Keeper - Hernan Hernandez, Cashmere.
Forwards - Aaron Cabrera, Columbia (White Salmon); Pedro Farias, Cashmere; Jason Franks, Montesano; Heriberto Mendoza, Connell.
Midfielders - Miguel Lopez, Manson; Matt Stefanko, Cascade; Sky Tweedie-Yates, LaConner.
Defenders - Finn Anderson, White Salmon; Jesus Ceja, Royal.
Keeper - Dakota Huntley, Meridian.
Forwards - Jesse Klug, Overlake.
Keeper - Gonzalo Gaona, Montesano.