Five girls soccer players from East Texas were picked as all-region performers by the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches.

Lufkin senior midfielder Moriah Phillips led the East Texas contingent as a first-team all-region selection in Class 5A Region II. Teammate Shelby Smitherman, a senior forward, as a second-team all-region honoree.

Three Class 4A players -- Hallsville's Lacee Blakeley, Texas High's Cheyenne Sepulveda, and Palestine's Danielle Harroff -- were honorable mention picks.

Class 5A

All-Region II First Team

  • Moriah Phillips, Sr., MF, Lufkin


All-Region II Second Team

  • Shelby Smitherman, Sr., F, Lufkin


Class 4A

All-Region II Honorable Mention

  • Cheyenne Sepulveda, Jr., D, Texas High
  • Lacee Blakeley, Sr., F, Hallsville


All-Region III Honorable Mention

  • Danielle Harroff, Jr., D, Palestine