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All-Area first-team soccer

April 22, 2011

Cameron Meeker, Sr., Forward, La Cañada

Rio Hondo League offensive MVP led the Spartans to the CIF Southern Section Division V quarterfinals, scoring a team-high 24 goals and notching 19 assists. Earned All-CIF first-team honors and is headed to play for Sacramento State in the fall.

Matt Canatta, Senior, Forward, La Cañada

The University of Hartford-bound forward earned All-CIF Southern Section Division V and Rio Hondo League first-team honors after posting a team-high 20 assists. He was constantly relied on to score a big goals for the Spartans, finishing with 21.


Mark Verso, Soph.,Forward, St. Francis

Led the Knights in goals scored with 22, while posting six assists. The Mission League MVP helped St. Francis go 9-3 in league, finishing second behind Loyola. The Knights' season ended in the quarterfinals of the CIF Southern Section Division I playoffs.

Levon Sargsyan, Senior, Forward, Glendale

The Pacific League first-team selection had 23 goals and 10 assists. He led the Nitros to an 11-3-8 record (6-6 in league) and an appearance in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division IV playoffs.

Mauricio Cortes, Sr., Midfielder, Burroughs

All-Pacific League first-team selection led the Indians offense with 14 goals and 15 assists. His play-making ability took Burroughs to a second-place finish in league and the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division IV playoffs.

Armand Bagramyan, Soph., For., La Cañada

The third piece in formidable line of Spartans forwards earned All-CIF and All-Rio Hondo League honors. He finished with 21 goals and eight assists to help the Spartans reach the quarterfinals of the CIF Southern Section Division V playoffs before losing to eventual-champion Carpinteria.

Eric Verso, Senior, Forward, St. Francis

The Stanford-bound forward recorded 11 goals and two assists, despite dealing with a hamstring injury. The All-CIF Southern Section Division I first-team selection helped the Knights go 15-10 and reach the CIF Southern Section Division I quarterfinals.

Arash Mahboubi, Sr., Midfielder, La Cañada

All-CIF and All-Rio Hondo League pick was a facilitator for the Spartans, finishing with 19 assists and eight goals. His play helped La Cañada go undefeated with a 10-0 record in league and another Rio Hondo League championship.

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