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2017 Western Girls Soccer Capsule

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League: Class 3A Sunset

Head coach: Shoichi Sato, second season

2016 record: 17-6-2 (9-0-1 Sunset, first)

Returning letter winners (starters): Ten (six)

Top athletes: F Devany Marroquin (So.), MF Geraldi Gomez (Jr.), MF Angela Corona (Jr.), D Heyddy Paiz-Portillo (Sr.)

Outlook: The Warriors bring back 10 letter winners from a team that advanced to the Class 3A state championship match last year.

Marroquin (6 goals, 8 assists) had a solid freshman season and will be among the team’s leaders again this year.

“Our goal remains the same as last year: Be the best team in Class 3A in November,” Sato said.

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