The 2022 GameTimeCT All-State Girls Soccer team. Compiled by Joe Morelli. Photos are Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga.
Player of the Year
Alexa Pino, St. Joseph, Soph., F
Stats: Finished with 32 goals and 16 assists for the FCIAC tournament champions and two-time Class L state champions. Had a hat trick in the FCIAC tournament final against Staples and scored six goals in the Class L second round against Holy Cross.
Honors: Two-time All-FCIAC and coaches all-state selection. All-American selection.
Gianna Angelillo, Glastonbury, Sr., F
Stats: Finished with eight goals and seven assists for the CCC tournament champions and Class LL state tournament semifinalists.
Honors: All-CCC selection.
Up next: Has committed to play at Miami (Fla.) next season.
Julia Bike, St. Joseph, Sr., D
Stats: Helped the Cadets post 10 shutouts this season for the back-to-back Class L state champions.
Honors: All-FCIAC and coaches all-state selection.
Up next: Will play at George Mason next season.
Jess Carr, Southington, Sr., M
Stats: Finished with seven goals and seven assists for the Class LL state quarterfinalists. Finished career with 45 goals and 37 assists.
Honors: Four-time All-CCC selection; All-New England and GameTimeCT Second Team pick in 2021.
Up next: Committed to play at UConn next season.
Evelyn Chudowsky, Staples, Jr., F
Stats: Finished with 16 goals and 10 assists for the Class LL state champions and FCIAC tournament runners-up.
Honors: All-FCIAC selection. Second Team all-league pick in 2021.
Samantha DeWitt, Staples, Sr., D
Stats: Led a defense that allowed just one goal during the Class LL state tournament and posted 12 shutouts overall. Helped lead the Wreckers to a second straight Class LL state title. Also scored three goals.
Honors: Three-time All-FCIAC pick. Past coaches all-state selection.
Melina Ford, Mercy, Sr., GK
Stats: Has posted 16 shutouts, including five in the postseason. Finishes stellar career with 51 shutouts. Led the Tigers to consecutive Class M state championships, this year being outright.
Honors: Two-time All-American and All-New England selection.Three-time All-SCC, All-Area and coaches all-state pick.
Off the field: Member of the school’s peer ministry, plays basketball and participates in track and field. Also a volunteer soccer coach.
Up next: Will play soccer at Central Connecticut State next season.
Diana Jedrychowski, Farmington, Sr., D
Stats: Helped Farmington post nine shutouts this season. Also scored a pair of goals and added a pair of assists.
Honors: All-American selection. Two-time All-CCC and coaches all-state selection.
Up next: Will play at UMass-Lowell next season.
Charlotte Kemp, Ridgefield, Sr., D
Stats: Center back led an aggressive defense that posted 16 shutouts, including three games played in the postseason. Ridgefield allowed just six goals this season.
Honors: All-American selection. Three-time All-FCIAC and three-time coaches all-state selection.
Riley Powers, Newtown, Sr., F/M
Stats: Finished with 20 goals and 15 assists for the Nighthawks, a SWC tournament semifinalist.
Honors: Three-time All-SWC selection. Two-time GameTimeCT All-State and coaches all-state pick. All-New England selection in 2021.
Up next: Will play at Central Connecticut State next season.
Veronica Rrapi, Notre Dame-Fairfield, Jr., GK
Stats: Posted 15 shutouts and allowed nine goals en route to the Class L state championship game. Saved three penalty kicks in the SWC tournament final against Brookfield and made one for good measure to help lead the Lancers to the title.
Honors: Three-time All-SWC pick, two-time coaches all-state selection.
Gabby Tirado, Cheshire, Sr., F
Stats: Came back from a broken leg suffered last season to finish with 28 goals and 13 assists for the SCC tournament champions. Also came through with five hat tricks.
Honors: All-American selection. SCC Player of the Year. Three-time All-SCC selection.
Up next: Plans to take a post-graduate season at a prep school.
- COLLEEN ARDOLINO, Foran,. Sr., F/M
- DANI CELOTTO, Woodland, Jr., F
- NATALIE CHUDOWSKY, Staples, Fr., M
- CAROLINE DICKSON, Danbury, Sr., F
- KATE DONLAN, Mercy, Jr., M
- ANNABEL EDWARDS, Staples, Soph., F
- AVA FERRIE, Branford, Sr., M
- JULIANA GARCIA, Sacred Heart Academy, Sr., F
- ALLIE LEAHY, Wethersfield, Sr., M
- RYLEE MCGEE, Brookfield, Jr., D
- PAIGE SHAUGHNESSY, Fairfield Warde, Soph., M
- CAROLINE SPENGLER, Fairfield Ludlowe, Jr., F-M
- MAGDALENA CARPENTER, Lyman Memorial, Sr., M
- KATE CASORLA, Sheehan, Sr., M
- JULIANA DANE, Holy Cross, Sr., M
- GEMMA GRECH, Notre Dame-Fairfield, Jr., F
- TAYLOR JENKINS, St. Joseph, Jr., M
- SYDNEY LEDOUX, East Catholic, Sr., M
- MEGAN MENARD, Mercy, Jr., M
- MACIE MIETZ, Bethel, Jr., M
- ARIANA MULLIN, Hamden, Jr., F
- SARA PARKER, St. Joseph, Soph., F
- DANI PERUGINI, Watertown, Sr., M
- HALEY SHAW, Cheshire, Jr., F
- GLENDA ZHIMINAICELA, Morgan, Jr., M