Mustang Girls Soccer Team Headed to Sub-State, May 31

May 24, 2016, (Independence, IA) – On Thursday, May 19th, the Independence girls soccer team ended their regular season with a 8 to 0 win over South Tama; but their season journey doesn’t end there, the team will be competing towards the state competition.

The sub-state game is set for Tuesday, May 31st at the Independence Mustang’s Leinbaugh Field. The game starts at 6:00 pm and admission will be $6.00. To view the entire Class 2A Regional Soccer Pairings, visit the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Soccer website.

Coach Savannah Dupeyrat stated, “Every single member of this team has put in hours of hard work. It is great to see them be rewarded for their hard work by getting a by for the first round of sub-state, and to be recognized for their achievements at the banquet. These girls have truly earned every bit of their season, and we are excited to see where the post-season leads us!”

At the recent regular season banquet, Coach Dupeyrat was proud to present the following players with recognition:

Team Awards
Offensive Player of the Year: Hannah Brunko
Defensive Player of the Year: Jadah Krieger
Most Improved Player of the Year: Payton Ruckdaschel
Mustang Award: Sonia Carmona

Varsity Team Letter Winners
Emily Nedjl*
Chloe Even
Dana Tolle
Meg Bolhken*
Tia Whited
Danielle Youngblut
Emily Clark
Holly Priebe
Sonia Carmona
Sydney Hearn
Jayden Rice
Ashley Varo
Hannah Brunko*
Payton Ruckdasched
Jessica Trussell
Jadah Krieger
Chloe Henningson
Erika Carmona
Lauren Durham
Kimber Wheellock
Regan Liss*

Junior Varsity Team Letter Winners
Chloe Even
Halle Ratchford
Emily Clark
Jessica Trussell*
Sydney Hearn
Tia Whited*
Erika Carmona
Lauren Durham
Claudia Henningson
Regan Liss
Morgan Frisbey
Meria Ivy
Chandlynn Reichenvacker
Kimber Wheellock
Tara Dryml
Cassidy Martinson
Felicity Eschweiler
Katie Carter

* Indicates academic all-conference performers

To learn more about the ICSD Sports Program, contact Activities Director Justin Putz at For more information on the Independence Community School District, visit their website.

Mustang Girls Soccer Team and Coach Savannah Dupeyrat at recent end of regular season banquet.

Mustang Girls Soccer Team and Coach Savannah Dupeyrat at recent end of regular season banquet.


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