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Two UNBC soccer players named to Canada West 2018 All-Star team

Gordon Hall receives honour for the third time while Paige Payne earns her first
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Gordon Hall. (via UNBC Athletics/Flickr)

Two UNBC soccer players have been recognized for their hard work during the 2018-19 season. 

Defender Gordon Hall on the men's side earned his third Canada West All-Star honour while Paige Payne was named an All-Star for the first time in her career.

Hall is the first UNBC soccer men's player who has been named a Canada West All-Star three times in UNBC Timberwolves history. 

Payne had a season to remember for the women, scoring eight goals and finishing with 12 points on the season. She is the first women's UNBC soccer player to be named to the All-Star squad. 

The All-Star teams are: 

Men (First Team All-Stars)

  • GK - Connor James (Alberta)
  • D - Tammer Byrne (UFV)
  • D - Noah Cunningham (Alberta)
  • D - Connor Guilherme (UBC)
  • D - Janko Vong - (Alberta)
  • D - Gordon Hall (UNBC)
  • M - Thomas Gardner (UBC)
  • F - Ajeej Sarkaria (Alberta) 
  • F - Gurmaan Jhaj - (UFV)
  • F - Easton Ongaro (Alberta)
  • F - Joel Waterman (TWU)

Women (Second Team All-Stars)

  • GK - Emily Burns (MacEwan)
  • D - Jessica Williams (UBC)
  • D - Elizabeth Hicks (TWU)
  • D - Katie Carrothers (Victoria) 
  • D - Quinn Hardstaff (Mount Royal)
  • M - Amanda Wong (Manitoba Bisons)
  • M - Suekiana Choucair (MacEwan)
  • M - Jenaya Robertson (TWU)
  • F - Paige Payne (UNBC)
  • F - Karissa McNutt - (Alberta)
  • F - Shae-Lynn Dodds (Winnipeg)