2022 UIL girls and boys state soccer championship central: State tournament recaps, results

Below is a preview of the state semifinals for girls’ and boys’ teams. A full schedule of state tournament games can be found here for boys and here for girls.

GIRL

CLASS 6A STATE FINALS: Southlake Carroll 4, Rockwall 0

Parker Wilkerson (left), Madison Khan (center) and Stephanie Smith (13) of Southlake Carroll pose for a photo with their medals for the Class 6A Girls’ State Soccer Championship at Birkelbach Field on Saturday, April 16, 2022 in Georgetown, Texas. Southlake Carroll defeats Rockwall 4-0 to capture the 6A title.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Southlake Caroll

Recording: 21-1-4

Playoff Street: i.e. Chisholm track 7-0, d. Wolfforth Frenship 3-1, d. Odessa Permian 6-0, d. All 1-0, i.e. Flower Mound Marcus 2-0, d/Austin Westlake 3-0

Previous appearances in the state: 5 (2019, 2013, 2008, 2002, 2001)

State titles: 2 (2019, 2008)

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Southlake Carroll rolls past Rockwall to win the 6A National Girls Soccer Championship

CHAMPIONSHIP PHOTOS: Photos: Watch the Southlake Carroll Girls Shutout competition and drive to a 6A title in Football State

CLASS 5A GIRLS STATE FINALS: Frisco Wakeland 3, Grapevine 2 (OT)

Frisco Wakeland forward Cori Cochran (1) celebrates with teammates after being...
Frisco Wakeland forward Cori Cochran (1) celebrates with teammates after being announced as the game’s MVP following the Class 5A soccer state championship game at Birkelbach Field in Georgetown, Texas, Saturday, April 16, 2022. Frisco Wakeland defeated Grapevine 3-2 to claim the state title.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Frisco Wakeland

Recording: 23-1-4

Playoff Street: i.e. Wylie East 1-0, d. Carrollton Creekview 1-0, d. WT White 2-0, d. Midlothian 1-0, i.e. Highland Park 3-1, i.e. Magnolia 3-0, d. grapevine 3-2

Previous appearances in the state: 3 (2021, 2018, 2011)

State titles: 3 (2022, 2018, 2011)

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Cori Cochran fuels Frisco Wakeland’s comeback in Girls’ Soccer State Championship 5A win over Grapevine

CHAMPIONSHIP PHOTOS: Photos: Call it a comeback! Frisco Wakeland girls rally 0-2 to win 5A soccer state title

CLASS 4A FINALS: Celina 5, Midlothian Heritage 4 (SO)

Celina midfielder Lexi Tuite (7) bites off her national champion medal as Celina defender...
Celina midfielder Lexi Tuite (7) bites her state championship medal while Celina defender Makenna Brantley (4) holds the trophy after winning the Class 4A girls soccer state championship at Birkelbach Field on Thursday April 14, 2022 in Georgetown, Texas. Celina defeated Midlothian Heritage in a shootout 5-4 to capture her first state title.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Celina

Recording: 29-1-1

Playoff Road: i.e. Athens 7-1, d. Wilmer-Hutchins 14-0, d. Caddo Mills 9-0, d. Henderson 3-0, d. Melissa 4:0, i.e. Borne 3: 0, d. Midlothian Heritage (SO) 5-4

Previous appearances in the state: 1 (2021)

State titles: 2022

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Celina defeats Midlothian Heritage in a shootout to capture the first state title in program history

CHAMPIONSHIP PHOTOS: Celina stress! Check out photos of Celina’s shootout victory in the 4A State Title Game

BOYS

Class 6A State Finals: Lake Travis 1, Plano 0 (Won Shootout 4-3)

Plano goalkeeper Henry Huffstetler (1) saves with a jump in the second half...
Plano goaltender Henry Huffstetler (1) saves during the second half of the Class 6A Boys’ State Soccer Championship at Birkelbach Field in Georgetown, Texas Saturday April 16, 2022. Austin Lake Travis defeated Plano in a shootout to secure the state to win title.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Plano

Recording: 19-4-3

Playoff Road: i.e. Denton Guyer 2-1 (SO), d. Lake Highlands 2-0, d. Allen 1-0 (SO), d. El Paso Eastlake 3-1, d. Basement 2:1 (OT).

Previous appearances in the state: 8 (1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2009)

State titles: 6 (1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 2000, 2009)

Remarkable: Goalie Henry Huffstetler saved five penalties in the postseason. Christian Cifuentes scored the winning goal against Keller in overtime after scoring twice against Eastlake. Nolan Giles scored 12 goals for Plano in the regular season. Plano has regrouped after going 2-2-2 in their last six regular-season games. Plano holds the UIL state record for most state boys’ soccer titles.

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Plano boys lose goalie duel, 6A football state finals to Lake Travis

CHAMPIONSHIP PHOTOS: Photos: The Plano boys battle to a draw in the 6A States final but lose on penalties

Class 5A State Finals: Frisco Wakeland 3, Dripping Springs 0

Frisco Wakeland forward William Heidman, 11, jogs to accept the MVP award after winning the...
Frisco Wakeland forward William Heidman (11) jogs to accept the MVP award after winning the Class 5A boys’ soccer state championship at Birkelbach Field in Georgetown, Texas on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Frisco Wakeland defeated Dripping Springs 3-0.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Frisco Wakeland

Recording: 22-4-1

Playoff Street: i.e. Wylie East 4-0, d. Hillcrest 4-0, d. WT White 7-2, d. Mount Pleasant 3-0, d. Frisco Lone Star 2-1 (SO), d. FW Trimble Tech 3-1, i.e. Dripping Springs 3-0

Previous appearances in the state: 7 (2010, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021)

State titles: 5 (2010, 2017, 2018, 2021, 2022)

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Back to back! Frisco Wakeland boys defeat Dripping Springs and repeat as 5A Soccer State Champions

CHAMPIONSHIP PHOTOS: Photos: one more! The Frisco Wakeland boys win the 5A soccer state title for the second straight year

SEMIFINAL STORY: Frisco Wakeland advances to 6th straight State Finals with a win over Fort Worth Trimble Tech

SEMIFINAL PHOTOS: Wakeland Dynasty: Check out photos of Frisco Wakeland’s state semi-final win over FW Trimble Tech

Class 4A state final: Boerne 2, Celina 1 (OT)

Celina goalkeeper Nathan Yost, 35, holds the runner-up state trophy while posing for photos...
Celina goaltender Nathan Yost (35) holds the state runners-up trophy as he poses for photos after the Class 4A soccer state championship game at Birkelbach Field in Georgetown, Texas on Friday, April 15, 2022. Boerne defeated Celina 2-1 in extra time.(Elias Valverde II / Associate Photographer)

Celina

Recording: 22-4-1

Playoff Street: i.e. A+ Academy 3-2, d. North Dallas 4-3 (OT), d. Oak Cliff Faith Family 2-0, d. Kilgore 2-1, d. Nevada Community 2-0 (OT), d. Stephenville 5:2, lost to Boerne 2:1 (OT)

Previous appearances in the state: 1 (2021)

State titles: none

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY: Celina pushes Boerne into overtime and finally fails in the state final of class 4A

CHAMPIONSHIP GALLERY: Watch Celina take on Boerne in the Grade 4A Boys’ State Soccer Championship

Other notable reading

– For Plano football alum-turned-coach Tex McCullough, the state title run is an “ultimate dream.”

– Watch the semi-finals for the nine Dallas-area soccer teams that will be playing in the state

– 5 storylines you should know about Dallas area football teams competing in the 2022 UIL State Tournament

— Two Frisco football teams are going to the state tournament this week

– Frisco Wakeland, Celina is sending boys and girls soccer teams to the state for the second straight season

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