LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — With regards to rating the Prime-10 soccer groups within the WDRB viewing space, this query is all the time related:
Will Trinity be a unanimous choice because the No. 1 workforce?
The reply at the beginning of this season: Sure.
As regular, Bob Beatty has assembled a dynamic assortment of velocity, grit and flexibility in St. Matthews, making Trinity the unanimous prime decide within the WDRB Soccer Prime 10 preseason ballot.
As normal, the Shamrocks begin the season with their excessive-octane designer schedule, opening towards Indianapolis-space energy Carmel on Friday night time at Trinity.
The Shamrocks may also play Warren Central, one other energy from Indianapolis, Cincinnati Moeller and Hialeah Excessive from Miami, along with space groups. Trinity’s solely recreation towards a Kentucky opponent within the first month is a visit to Male on Sept. eight.
The opening ballot:
- 1. Trinity (six first-place votes, 70 factors) — The Shamrocks hold going and going and going.
- 2. St. Xavier (sixty three factors) — Will Wolford actually likes his group. So much. The Tigers are persistently formidable.
- three. Male (fifty six factors) — The Bulldogs are all the time harmful.
- four. Christian Academy of Louisville (forty four factors) — Stefan LeFors has completed splendid work with the Centurions.
- 5. Pleasure Ridge Park (forty two factors) — The Panthers need to be pleased with Taywan Taylor’s bolt to the Tennessee Titans.
- 6. Central (25 factors) — New coach, similar willpower by the Yellow Jackets.
- 7. duPont Guide (24 factors) — For some purpose, MaxPreps marked the Crimson down.
- eight. DeSales (22 factors) — The Colts are fiercely aggressive and hard out within the state playoffs.
- 9. Fern Creek (21 factors) — The Tigers are robust and gifted.
- 10. South Oldham (seven factors) — South Oldham returns its core from the group that misplaced within the 5A state semifinals.
Additionally receiving votes: Elizabethtown (5), Ballard (four), Doss (2) and Floyd Central (1)
Particular person Ballots
- Tom Lane: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; three. Male; four. Guide; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. PRP; eight. Ballard; 9. Fern Creek; 10. South Oldham
- John Lewis: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; three. Male; four. PRP; 5. CAL; 6. DeSales; 7. Central; eight. Elizabethtown; 9. Fern Creek; 10; South Oldham
- Mike Lacett: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; three. Male; four. Guide; 5. CAL; 6. PRP; 7. Central; eight. Fern Creek; 9. DeSales; 10. Ballard
- Katie George: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; three. Male; four. CAL; 5. PRP; 6. DeSales; 7. South Oldham; eight. Fern Creek; 9. Central; 10. Elizabethtown
- Rick Bozich: 1. Trinity; 2. St. X; three. Male; four. CAL; 5. PRP; 6. Central; 7. Fern Creek; eight….