Post-season honors for 43 Wilton High spring athletes
A total of 43 student-athletes, and one coach, from Wilton High School received post-season honors for the spring sports season.
Three players were named all-American by the Connecticut Chapter of US Lacrosse — senior defenseman A.J. Hoffman and sophomore goaltender Andrew Calabrese from the WHS boys lacrosse team, and senior midfielder Rebecca Wistreich from the Wilton girls lacrosse team.
Sixteen Warriors achieved all-state honors — Wistreich, Ellie Armstrong and Sydney Brandt (girls lacrosse); Connor Drake, Hoffman, Joe Murtha and Andrew Calabrese (boys lacrosse); Dillon Lifrieri (baseball); NoraNoël Nolan (girls golf); Natalie Ivanov and Izzy Koziol (girls tennis); and Andreen Reid, Elizabeth Healy, Emily Welch, Nina Mellin and Lily Kealy (girls track and field).
In boys track and field, Chris Colbert was an all-New England selection.
Also earning state honors was Wilton girls varsity lacrosse head coach Meredith Meyran,who was named Class L Coach of the Year.
Forty-two Wilton High athletes received all-Fairfield Interscholastic Athletic Conference recognition. The boys lacrosse lacrosse team led the way with 13 all-FCIAC picks, followed by baseball (seven), girls lacrosse (five) and boys tennis (four).
This list of Wilton High athletes achieving spring honors were:
All-American : Rebecca Wistreich
All-state first team: Ellie Armstrong
All-state second team: Sydney Brant
All-state academic team: Rebecca Wistreich
Class L Coach of the Year: Meredith Meyran
All-FCIAC first team: Rebecca Wistreich
All-FCIAC second team: Ellie Armstrong, Sydney Brant
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Eva Greco, Zoe Lash
All-American: A.J. Hoffman, Andrew Calabrese
All-state first team: Connor Drake, A.J. Hoffman
All-state second team: Joe Murtha, Andrew Calabrese
All-FCIAC first team: Connor Drake, Joe Murtha, A.J. Hoffman
All-FCIAC second team: Brian Calabrese, Peter Koch
All-FCIAC East team: Kieran McGovern, Ryan Schriber, Harley Jeanty, Joe Scarfi, Andrew Calabrese
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Tyler Previte, Liam Rance, Will Litton
All-state: Dillon Lifrieri
All-FCIAC first team: Billy Black, Dillon Lifrieri
All-FCIAC East team: Ben Rusin, Collin Kahal
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Henry Strmecki, Drew Connolly, Matt D’Elisa
All-FCIAC second team : Sophia Strazza
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Eliza Ward, Hannah Belanger
All-state: NoraNoël Nolan
All-FCIAC first team: NoraNoël Nolan
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Morgan Hickey
All-State: Natalie Ivanov, Izzy Koziol
All-FCIAC first team: Izzy Koziol
All-FCIAC second team : Jay Cassone, Owen McKessy, Henry Murphy
All-FCIAC honorable mention: Quentin Thouvenot
Girls track and field
All-state: Andreen Reid, Elizabeth Healy, Emily Welch, Nina Mellin, Lily Kealy
All-state academic team: Elizabeth Healy, Nina Mellin
All-FCIAC: Andreen Reid
Boys track and field
All-New England: Chris Colbert
All-FCIAC: Chris Colbert, Aaron Breene