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Rosters announced for 2017 Exceptional Seniors Game

For the high school boys soccer players who aren't still alive in the playoffs, the annual Exceptional Seniors Game is a terrific opportunity to be seen by local college coaches, who are in the process of filling out their roster openings ahead of February's signing day.

Organized by Villa Maria College men's soccer head coach Tim Kronenwetter, the showcase match - scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Nov. 5 in Sahlen Sports Park (7070 Seneca St., Elma) - has unveiled the players who will compete.

Here are the rosters, with statistics for the 2017 season, via SectionalSports.com. The teams below were chosen through a draft process by the respective coaching staffs.

BLUE TEAM

Coaching staff:
Scott MacLean, Orchard Park Soccer Club/Soccer Home
Rolfe Friedenberg, Kenmore East
Rob Booker, Holland
Mike Schermerhorn, East Aurora assistant/Soccer Home

No. 2 - Trevor Moreland, Newfane midfielder/forward: 26 goals, 26 assists

No. 3 - Justin Bonetto, Williamsville North forward: 22 goals, 10 assists

No. 4 - Brandon Driscoll, Lancaster midfielder: 5 goals, 10 assists

No. 5 - Abdul Salem, Williamsville South forward: 12 goals, two assists

No. 6 - Sam Rundquist, Iroquois defender: 1 goal, six clean sheets

No. 7 - Alex Fusani, Kenmore West forward: 20 goals, 5 assists

No. 9 - Cullen Ingraham, Hamburg midfielder: 7 goals, 15 assists

No. 10 - Brandon Guarino, Kenmore East defender: 2 goals, 1 assist, six clean sheets

No. 11 - Kaleb Hurlburt, Pioneer midfielder: 14 goals, 12 assists

No. 12 - Keenan Kasperek, Kenmore West midfielder/defender: 2 goals, 3 assists

No. 14 - Karar Zenki, Kenmore East defender: 1 goal, 4 assists, six clean sheets

No. 15 - Bryce Mateer, Orchard Park midfielder/forward: 5 goals, 11 assists

No. 16 - Blake Ferrell, Williamsville North forward: 12 goals, 11 assists

No. 17 - Ethan Leonard, Medina-Lyndonville midfielder: 4 goals, 8 assists

No. 18 - Brandon Morrow, Portville midfielder: 9 goals, 2 assists

No. 19 - Noah Vallas, Niagara-Wheatfield forward: 5 goals, 2 assists

No. 20 - Tom Efthemis, Niagara-Wheatfield defender: No points, five clean sheets

No. 21 - Matt Couturier, Wilson defender: 3 goals, 2 assists, five clean sheets

No. 22 - Joe Goannini, Niagara-Wheatfield midfielder: 3 goals, 2 assists

No. 23 - Cory Scull, Holland defender: 3 goals, 2 assists, two clean sheets

No. 24 - Zach Guziec, Lake Shore midfielder: 3 goals, 2 assists

Goalkeeper John Pearson, Lew-Port: Five clean sheets

Goalkeeper Ryan Moretta, Cheektowaga: Four clean sheets

Goalkeeper Andy Hetzendorfer, Iroquois: Six clean sheets

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RED TEAM

Coaching staff:
Mark Evertt, Villa Maria College assistant
J.J. Gabor, Tonawanda HS
Doug Curella, Clarence Soccer Club
Max Wojtasik, Villa Maria College assistant

No. 2 - Nino Marino, St. Mary's midfielder: 21 goals, 27 assists

No. 3 - Dylan Cunningham, Kenmore East midfielder/forward: 9 goals, 23 assists

No. 4 - Matt Wilson, Depew midfielder: 5 goals, 6 assists

No. 5 - Mateo May, Newfane midfielder: 22 goals, 14 assists

No. 6 - Ben Wagner, Orchard Park midfielder: 5 goals, 3 assists

No. 8 - Stone Lisek, Portville forward: 1 goal, 1 assist

No. 9 - Ryan Miskell, Hamburg midfielder: 6 goals, 10 assists

No. 10 - Chase Eagan, Orchard Park forward: 10 goals, 4 assists

No. 11 - Elliot Szabala, Hamburg midfielder: 3 goals, 1 assist

No. 12 - Zach Foley, Lancaster defender: 3 goals, 3 assists, six clean sheets

No. 13 - Tim Coudriet, Amherst defender: 1 goal, 2 assists, three clean sheets

No. 14 - Jimmy Doran, Orchard Park midfielder: 4 goals, 5 assists

No. 15 - Aaron Holler, Tonawanda forward: 17 goals, 7 assists

No. 17 - Mike Borton, West Seneca West defender: 3 goals, three clean sheets

No. 18 - Tyler Petrie, Frontier defender: 2 assists, six assists

No. 20 - Jared Zadzilka, North Tonawanda midfielder: 6 goals, 3 assists

No. 21 - Clayton Enfield, South Park forward: 4 goals, 1 assist

No. 22 - David Powell, North Tonawanda defender: 2 goals, 3 assists, two clean sheets

No. 23 - Max Penke, Alden midfielder: 7 goals, 6 assists

No. 24 - Owen Kissell, Alden defender: 2 assists, five clean sheets

No. 25 - Noah Goudreau, Albion forward: 4 goals, 7 assists

Goalkeeper Tim Nichols, St. Francis: No statistics available

Goalkeeper Eithan Hahn, Lancaster: Six clean sheets

Goalkeeper Marcus Kenline, Akron: 2 goals, two clean sheets

*Read more:
- Exceptional Seniors rosters for 2016
- Exceptional Seniors rosters for 2015

*A previous version of this story wrongly put Noah Kindron of Roy-Hart on the red team - instead, it's now Noah Goudreau of Albion.

Email: btsujimoto@buffnews.com

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