High School Football: Deseret News 2022 5A All-State Team

To note: Deseret News’ all-state teams are based on coaches’ votes from a list of named players from each team.

5A Player of the Year

Carter Bell, Alta, MF, Sr.

Led Alta to 18 wins and a state championship as he dominated midfield with 13 goals and 12 assists.

5A Playoff MVP

Faris Kurdi, Alta, MF, Sr.


5A First team

Attackers

Nephi Rodriguez, Provo, So. — 9 goals, 12 assists.

Jack Johnson, Alta, Sr. — 7 goals, 2 assists.

Nathan Shepherd, Lehi, Jr. — 10 goals, 3 assists.

Wyatt Barry, Stansbury, Sr. – 14 goals, 7 assists.

Midfielders

Carlos Rodriguez, Provo, Sr. — 24 goals, 2 assists.

Faris Kurdi, Alta, Sr. — 7 goals, 5 assists.

Joey Dewitz, Brighton, Sr. — Heart of the team.

Carden Neff, Olympe, So. — 2 goals, 12 assists.

Defenders

Tanner Wagstaff, Wasatch, Sr. – 5 BC goals.

David Okerlund, Alta, Sr. — CB dominating in the air.

Tyson Haunga, Lehi, Sr. — Grounded bottom line.

Seth Gutzman, Provo, Jr. – Controlled midfielder.

Guardians

Devun Collins, Stansbury, Sr. — 10 shutouts.

Kaleb Cowley, Lehi, So. – Won 4 matches in PK.


5A Second Team

Attackers

Lucas Reyes, Murray, Jr.

Eli Donaldson, Timpanogos, Sr.

Kenyon Grange, Viewmont, Sr.

Isma Byangoy, Cottonwood, Sr.

Midfielders

Jesse Ruiz, Orem, Jr.

Jonah Knubel, Jordan, Sr.

Archer Loertscher, Stansbury, Sr.

Ivan Hernandez, Salem Hills, Sr.

Defenders

Caleb Lowry, Alta, Jr.

Josh Bjorkland, Skyline, Sr.

Jadon Fambro, Northridge, Sr.

Jace Toland, Stansbury, Jr.

Guardians

Sean Gutzman, Provo, Sr.

Jackson Medina, Wasatch, So.


5A Honorable Mention

Attackers

Preston Ludlow, Alta, Jr.

Anderson Brown, Jordan, Sr.

Christian Jones, Lehi, Sr.

Kaden Wilson, Brighton, Jr.

Kai Millett, Uintah, Sr.

Midfielders

Gavin Fenn, Lehi, P.

Caden Renfro, Alta, Jr.

Colin Gonzalez, Timpview, Jr.

Max Murray, Spanish Fork, Sr.

Logan Sorenson, Skyline, Jr.

Parker DeGroot, Bonneville, Jr.

Defenders

Kou Barlow, Timpanogos, Sr.

Jonas Seaver, Orem, Sr.

Sam Kirkham, Skyline, Sr.

Harrison Polychronis, Park City, Sr.

Cain Arellano, Brighton, Sr.

Jacob Bromley, Stansbury, Sr.

Guardians

Brigham Conover, Timpanogos, Jr.

Matthew Ramirez, Northridge, Jr.

Spencer Bell, East, Sr.

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