2021 - 2022 NORTH CAROLINA
GIRLS SOCCER
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
TAYLOR
SUAREZ
FORWARD
ARDREY KELL HS
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
SOPHOMORE
HEIGHT: 5-FOOT-5
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HIGHLIGHTED STATS
18
GOALS
12
ASSISTS
“Taylor’s skill on the ball is amazing. She put her teammates in great positions to score and is the difference (between a .500 team) and a state championship contender.”
Tony Dubois
Head Coach - head coach of Broughton High

Athletic Excellence


The 5-foot-5 sophomore forward scored 18 goals and passed for 12 assists this past season, leading the Knights (25-2-1) to the Class 4A state championship game. Suarez tallied five goals and six assists in six postseason games and scored Kell’s only goal in a 2-1 loss to Cardinal Gibbons High on penalty kicks in the state final. The 2022 North Carolina Soccer Coaches Association Player of the Year, she missed eight regular-season matches while playing for the U.S. Soccer Under-17 Women’s National Team as it qualified for this October’s U17 World Cup.

Academic Achievement


Suarez has maintained a weighted 3.50 GPA in the classroom. She will begin her junior year of high school this fall.

Exemplary Character


A member of her local chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Suarez has volunteered locally as a youth soccer referee.