The North Carolina Soccer Coaches Association recently released the All-State boys team for the Spring 2021 season, and three South Fork 2A standouts were present on the squad, including a pair from Lincoln County.
East Lincoln senior defenseman Chase Lynch was named to the 2A All-State team. Lynch, just one of three defenders on the squad, helped the Mustangs to a record of 12-2-1 and a third-round appearance in the 2A state playoffs.
Also making the team was Lincolnton’s Jose Garcia. A senior striker for the Wolves, Garcia scored 11 goals and had 14 assists in 13 games.
Noel Fong, a senior forward at Newton-Conover, was also on the 2A All-State team. (Published March 31, 2021)