2017 - 2018 NEBRASKA
BOYS SOCCER
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
PETER
NOVOA
MIDFIELDER/FORWARD
WESTSIDE HS
OMAHA, NEBRASKA
SENIOR
HEIGHT: 6-FOOT
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HIGHLIGHTED STATS
23
GOALS
15
ASSISTS
8
MULTI-GOAL GAMES
“Peter carried that team to the finals. When he is not on the field, Westside is a much different side.”
Jon Shaad
Head Coach at Elkhorn South High

Athletic Excellence


The 6-foot, 180-pound senior midfielder and forward scored 23 goals and passed for 15 assists this past season, leading the Warriors (18-2) to the Class A state championship game. Novoa recorded eight multi-goal games including six in a row to start the season. The captain of the Journal Star’s Super-State Team, he concluded his prep soccer career with 49 goals and 67 assists.

Academic Achievement


A National Merit Scholar finalist, Novoa has maintained a 4.0 GPA in the classroom. He will attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he will play soccer, this fall.

Exemplary Character


A member of the Mu Alpha Theta mathematics honor society, Novoa has worked as a lifeguard, and he has volunteered locally with USA Triathlon in addition to serving as a youth soccer and basketball coach. “Peter carried that team to the finals,” said Jon Shaad, head coach of Elkhorn South High. “When he is not on the field, Westside is a much different side.”