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Player of the year Bradstreet headlines All-Centennial League soccer team

Rick Peterson, Top Sports News Writer

By RICK PETERSON
TopSports.news

Washburn Rural, which won a 28th straight league soccer title (outright or shared) on the way to a fourth-place finish in the Class 6A state tournament, put four players on the All-Centennial League first team, led by senior player of the year Easton Bradstreet.

EastonBradstreetSHWashburn Rural senior Easton Bradstreet (13) has been named the Centennial League soccer player of the year after scoring 29 goals for the 16-5 league-champion Junior Blues. [File photo/TSN]

Bradstreet, an All-State forward, scored 29 goals as a senior for the 16-5 Junior Blues and finished his high school career with a share of Rural' career scoring record with 57 goals.

Bradstreet is joined on the all-league first team by senior teammates Cayden Lee and Ty Stead and junior teammate Devon Rutschmann.

Topeka High is represented on the first team by senior Aidan Morrison while senior Jake Muller represents Hayden on the 12-player first team.

Trojan freshman goalkeeper Billy Lutz was named the Centenial League newcomer of the year.

 Emporia put a league-high five players on the all-league first team, while Spartan coach Victor Ibarra was named the league coach of the year.

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State champ Rural dominates All-Centennial League volleyball

Rick Peterson, Top Sports News Writer

By RICK PETERSON
TopSports.news

Class 6A state champion Washburn Rural dominated balloting for the 2022 All-Centennial League volleyball team, with the Junior Blues claiming five of eight first-team berths while Rural's Brooklyn DeLeye was named the league player of the year and Rural coach Kevin Bordewick was named the coach of the year.

FdjSHRRWYAIEgcRBrooklyn DeLeye was named the Centennial League volleyball player of the year after helping lead Washburn Rural to a 45-1 record and the Class 6A state title. [Photo by Doug Walker/Special to TSN]

 KevinBordewicknew2Veteran Washburn Rural coach Kevin Bordewick was named the Centennial League volleyball coach of the year after leading the Junior Blues to their eighth Class 6A state title. [File photo/TSN]

DeLeye, a 6-foot-2 senior who compiled more than 2,000 kills in her career, is joined on the All-Centennial League first team by senior teammates Katie Borough and Taylor Russell and junior teammates Zoe Canfield and Jada Ingram.

Bordewick was named the league coach of the year after leading the Junior Blues to a 45-1 record and their eighth 6A state title.

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