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Eastern Sierra News for June 18, 2024





The Bishop Lady Broncos soccer team season has come to an end. They finish first in the High Desert League with a record of 14–0. They were ranked first in CIF Central District Division 5 and made it to the championship game in Division 4.

Last night the team had their award ceremony. 14 of the 18 players receive the Academic Scholar awards for having a 3.5 GPA or higher. The team had a cumulative GPA of 3.65 that placed them in the top five highest GPAs for all of the CIF Central District.

Claire Vetter received the team’s All League – All Academic award with the highest GPA on the team.

Players voted for two team awards. The first was the Golden Horseshoe Award. This is the player the team felt always works hard, always gives 100% effort And has committed to improving every day regardless of her playtime or skill level, she always “shows up” and gives everything her all. The Golden Horseshoe award went to Alyssa Buchholz.

The second player voted team award was the Bronco Award. This is the player who the team felt best represents the Bishop Broncos consistently at practice, at games, and in life. She is the person who made everyone around her better as a person and a player. The Bronco Award went to Zoe Dailey.

There were two coaches awards. Brooklyn Braaten received the Golden Boot Award for the player with the best ball control throughout the season and Riley Van Nest received a Golden Glove Award for the player with the best saves throughout the season.

High Desert League – All League Honors Awards are selected by the League’s coaches.

Defensive MVP went to Zoe Dailey
Offensive MVP went to JuliAnna Jackson

1st Team selections were Ellie Crall and Alyssa Buchholz

2nd Team selections were Brooklyn Braaten and Gabriela Veenker

And Honorable Mention went to Kenia Gonzalez.

Coach Bill Dailey stated the team was truly   a team this year. Their team effort is what allowed them to succeed. The team finish the season with 121 goal scored and only two league goals allowed to be scored against. Player stepped up when we needed them the most. Coach Bill Dailey stated he is extremely proud of the effort and the teamwork that was consistent throughout the year.