May 20, 2014
The Liberty High School boys soccer team’s season came to an abrupt end May 15.
The KingCo regular season champions lost to Mercer Island and Mount Si in the league tournament.
The Patriots fell to the Islanders, 4-2, in the conference championship, before losing to the Wildcats, 1-0, in a loser-out game.
Despite a tough league tournament, it was a relatively successful year for the Patriots. Liberty senior Colton Ronk was named the KingCo 2A/3A Most Valuable Player, while head coach Darren Tremblay earned Coach of the Year honors.
Patriots Tyler Jensen, Tyler Wray and Colton Ronk were named All-League First Team; Quinn Magendanz and Antonio Lago were All-League Second Team; and Michael Duvall, Ryan Graham, Leoul Hancock and Jacob Muttart received Honorable Mentions.
April 15, 2014
The last time the Liberty High School boys soccer team set foot on Mount Si’s home turf, they left as KingCo champions with a direct berth into the state tournament.
The Patriots returned April 9, and while the league title wasn’t directly on the line, the two were still battling to top the conference standings at the season’s midpoint.
Liberty was able to maintain its place atop the conference, after the teams, both considered among the best in the state, played to a scoreless draw.
March 18, 2014
The pressure is on for the Liberty High School boys soccer team.
After the school’s girls team brought home the state championship, the way junior captain Ryan Graham sees it, it’s the boys’ turn to collect some hardware.
“They have their trophy, now we want to have our trophy,” he said. “That would be fantastic for the school.”
That’s the message behind this season’s team motto, “BTH,” which stands for “Bring This Home.”