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Clash of the Carolinas

June 24, 2023 - Cary/Raleigh, NC

NC & SC teams at the NCFC vs. Richmond Kickers USL1 match on 6/25/21
Picture of 2021 Clash of the Carolinas event

The Clash of the Carolinas is the nation's only interstate prep soccer all-star event. The 2023 event will be held at WakeMed Soccer Park's Koka Booth Stadium in Cary, N.C. WakeMed Soccer Park is home to the USL League One North Carolina FC and the NWSL NC Courage.

Founded in 2007, the match annually features the top boys and girls graduated seniors from North Carolina and South Carolina. The 2007-2015 matches were played at MUSC Health (Blackbaud) Stadium, the former home of the Charleston Battery of the USL Championship, on Daniel Island, S.C. The 2016 event was staged at Raleigh's Cardinal Gibbons High School, so this marks the seventh Summer that the "Triangle" has hosted The Clash. The 2020 event was canceled due to the Coronavirus.

Players partcipating MUST BE AVAILABLE for the entire event. No exceptions for graduations, senior trips, college orientations/classes, etc. Players report to Cardinal Gibbons HS at 12:00 pm on Friday, June 23.


6:00 pm - Coaches/Staff meeting at Wingate by Wyndham Hotel

12:00 pm - NC & SC Players report to Cardinal Gibbons HS Gym for check-in (Wear your high school shirt)
12:05 pm - Players change into game uniform
12:10 pm - Team Introduction / Rules Meeting / Group Pictures
12:30 pm - Training - SC on Upper Field, NC in Stadium - players should wear high school training gear
2:30 pm - Lunch at Cardinal Gibbons
3:15 pm - Begin transporting teams to Wingate by Wyndham Hotel for check-in (two trips)
5:00 pm - Dinner at hotel
6:15 pm - Begin transporting teams to bowling alley (two trips)
7:00-9:30 pm - Bowling at Buffaloe Lanes (Cary), 9:00 first bus returns to hotel

7:30 am - Girls players wake up / breakfast at hotel
8:30 am - Boys players wake up / breakfast at hotel
8:45 am - Girls bus to WakeMed Soccer Park
10:00 am - Girls Match - followed by MVP Presentation
10:30 am - Boys bus to WakeMed Soccer Park
12:00 pm - Boys Match - followed by MVP Presentation
Players are free to leave after their matches

Game Times 6/24/23

  • Girls Match - 10:00 am
  • Boys Match - 12:00 pm



Players will stay at the Wingate by Wyndham State Arena (Raleigh/Cary), while families and friends are encouraged to stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites. There is no cost to the Clash player for these accommodations. In addition, the Four Points by Sheraton, is in the nearby vicinity.

Wingate by Wyndham State Arena (Raleigh/Cary)
6115 Corporate Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

Hampton Inn & Suites Raleigh/Cary (PNC Arena)
111 Hampton Woods Lane
Raleigh, NC 27607
919.233.1798 (Voice)   919.854.1166 (Fax)

Four Points by Sheraton Raleigh Arena
1200 Hurricane Alley Way
Raleigh, NC 297607

Player Checklist (each of these is outlined below):

  • SCHSL Physical - May 1 -- a copy is on file with athletic department - must be sent to your respective all-star Head Coach (email below)
  • Uniform - May 4 -- email forthcoming from Lloyd's Soccer (players MUST purchase Jersey for $30 and have the opportunity to buy their kits as well along with "fan gear")
  • Program Ad - May 20
  • Player Profile - May 27 --
  • Report to Cardinal Gibbons HS - Friday, June 23 (wear HS training shirt when you report) - Boys & Girls 12 pm

Team Rosters


Athletic Trainer - Alex Johnson (Conway HS) 779-275-1905

S.C. GIRLS (White Jersey / Red Shorts / Red Socks)

Co-Coach: Will Chassereau, Berkeley -
Co-Coach: Mark Weaver, Ashley Ridge -

1    Brezlyn Parsons, Waccamaw    GK (*Appalachian State University)
2    Monserrat Avila-Gutierrez, North Augusta    M (*Winthrop University)
3    Lucy Cartin, River Bluff    M (*Presbyterian College)
4    Emery Christensen, Blythewood    F (Brigham Young University)
5    Alanna Colbert, River Bluff    F (*Cornell University)
6    Claire Esse, Philip Simmons    M (*UNC Greensboro)
7    Krysa Gordon, White Knoll    D (*North Greenville University)
8    Corine Gregory, Waccamaw    F (*Brown University)
9    Dylan Harder, Fort Mill    F (*Coastal Carolina University)
10    Lilly Lupton, West Ashley    D (*USC Lancaster)
11    Lucy Macki, Lexington    D (Clemson University)
12    Eva McCoy, Southside Christian    M (*Stetson University)
13    Lauren Monday, Christ Church    D (*Centre College)
14    Hayden Rape, James Island    D (*Appalachian State University)
15    Daphney Reyes, St. Joseph's Catholic    D (*Gardner-Webb University)
16    Kaylee Risher, St. James    F (*Virginia Commonwealth University)
17    Maggie Rogers, Christ Church    M (*Tufts University)
18    Sarah Speed, Blythewood    D (Emory University)

N.C. GIRLS (Sky Blue Jersey / Navy Shorts / Sky Blue Socks)

Co-Coach: Stanley Elliot, Fred. T. Foard
Co-Coach: Jeff Smith, Clinton

0   Isabella Ellison, New Hanover   GK (*University of Richmond)

1  Caroline Wehr, Independence  GK 
2  Katie Purnell, A.C. Reynolds  M (*Queens University)
4  Allison Gaither, Charlotte Latin  D
6  Raegan Williams, West Forsyth  M
7  Ella Smith, Charlotte Latin  F (*University of North Carolina)
8  Charlotte Simas, Myers Park  F (*Wofford College)
9  Mary Liese Grier, South Mecklenburg  F (*Wofford College)
10  Allison Travis, Heritage  M (*Furman University)
11  Olivia Simon, Cuthbertson  M (*Appalachian State University)
12  Anna Perry Sinclair, Clinton  D (*UNC Wilmington)  
13  Ella Zimmerman, Ashley  D (*Vanderbilt University)  
14  Cameryn Sicard, Providence  M (*Richmond University)  
15  Chloe Howard, Greenfield  F (*College of Charleston)  
16  Lucy Miller, Woods Charter  D
17  Savannah Dunuhuy, Pinecrest  
18  Laney Newman, Wake Forest
20  Ashlynn Kuhla, Holly Springs  D (*Old Dominion University)

S.C. BOYS (White Jersey / Red Shorts / Red Socks)

Co-Coach: Josh Eskew, Dorman -
Co-Coach: Jason Himmelsbach, Myrtle Beach -

1    Beatty Murray, Greenwood    GK (*Presbyterian College)
2    Owen Deer, River Bluff    D (*Lander University)
3    Gavin Egan, Clover    F (*Liverpool John Morris University - Steven Gerrard Academy)
4    Chris Gibson, Waccamaw    F (*Converse University)
5    Floyd Goodstein, West Florence    M (*University of Tulsa)
6    Carson Graves, Chapin    F (*Lander University)
7    Thomas Holstein, Chapin    D (Clemson University)
8    Hampton Hughes, Christ Church    M (*Davidson College)
9    Kenny Kwizera, Lexington    F (*University of Tulsa)
10    Jackson Lohr, River Bluff    M (Clemson University)
11    Christian Lozano, Ashley Ridge    M (Undecided)
12    Stokes McConnell, Wando    F (*Suwanee University)
13    Fabi Menendez, Riverside    M (*Wofford College)
14    Sebastian Ramirez, J.L. Mann    M (College of Charleston)
15    Franklin Spires, Lexington    F (*Georgia Southern University)
16    Ivan Vrh, Riverside    D (*University of Massachusetts)
17    Joshua White, Catawba Ridge    F (*USC Lancaster)
18    Zach Hart, Gray Collegiate  M (*Newberry College)

N.C. BOYS (Sky Blue Jersey / Navy Shorts / Sky Blue Socks)

Co-Coach: Brian Brewer, West Henderson
Co-Coach: Kenny Simmons, Lumberton

0  Sean Green, A.C. Reynolds  GK
1  Gavin Banks, Charlotte Catholic  GK  
2  Jose Hernandez, Williams  
3  Gus Mendieta, Carmel Christian  M
4  Martin Rivera, Hoggard  M
7  Alex Walker, Laney  F
8  Keller Fraley, J.H. Rose  

9  Ali AL Qaq, Northwest Guilford
10  Aiden Morrison, East Lincoln
11  Hoslerson Joseph, Lumberton
12  Jackson Allen, Carrboro
14  James Anderson, Myers Park

15  Stone Murrill, Hoggard
16  Gavin Beapre, Croatan
17  Ewan Gath, Providence
18  Brock Gramman, Providence
19  Noah Ballard, T.C. Roberson
20  Jack Leary, Jacksonville


The Clash of the Carolinas will offer players the opportunity to purchase their entire match kits! Orders must be placed by May 4. All players MUST purchase their match jersey for $30.

Parents/fans/players can purchase other items as well. An activation code will be sent from MyUniform via Lloyd's Soccer by April 18.

***Players will receive a training shirt, as part of their participation in the all-star event.

To purchase a jersey or other items, please follow the directions via Lloyd's Soccer MyUniform that was sent in an exclusive email to each player.

All-Star Game Player-Coach Profile


All Clash players are to fill out an all-star game player profile -


All Clash coaches are to fill out an all-star game player profile -

This is due May 27.



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North-South Soccer Classic

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Clash of the Carolinas