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Record: 5-9-0 (2022)

Varsity Boys Soccer

AFS Varsity Boys Soccer Most Recent Season (2021):

  • Finished 2021 season 4-12-1 overall.
  • Matthew (MJ) Kiernan ’23 named 1st team All Friends Schools League.
  • MJ Kiernan ’23, Cameron Benfer ’24, Ruairi Rossi ’24 & Marcus Ceralde ’25 were leading scorers.
  • Calder Small ’23 led team in assists.
  • Lost 3-1 to Academy of New Church in FSL Quaker Cup Tournament.

AFS Varsity Boys Soccer Most Recent Season (2020):

  • 2020 interscholastic season canceled due to Covid-19 pandemic

AFS Varsity Boys Soccer Previous Season Notes (2019):

  • Finished 2019 season 6-11-1 overall, marking second consecutive yearly increase in wins.
  • Participated in PAISAA State Championship Tournament for first time in AFS history.
  • Went 2-7-1 in Friends League play (wins over Friends Select & Friends’ Central).
  • Advanced to FSL Quaker Cup finals & dropped 2-1 result to George School.
  • Kai Haynes ’20 earned All-FSL honors for 2nd consecutive year. Noah Mass ’20 & Jonah Fine ’20 also standout years.

AFS Varsity Boys Soccer Program Highlights:

  • Charter member of Friends Schools League Boys Soccer, tied MFS 0-0 in Sept. 1981 in 1st-ever FSL match.
  • Friends Schools League Champions in 2002, 1984.
  • Friends Schools League playoff appearances in ’06, ’05, ’02, ’00, ’96, ’95, ’91, ’87, ’84, ’83, ’81.
  • Graduates have played collegiately (AFS grad. year) at Ursinus (’20 & ’03) Pitt-Johnstown (’18), Susquehanna (’16), Hartford (’14), Holy Family (’12 & ’04), Swarthmore (’10), St. Joseph’s (’04), Drexel (’96).
  • Nineteen players have received All-Friends Schools League recognition since 2010.
  • All head coaches since 2005 have had collegiate playing and coaching experience.
  • David Urbach, former collegiate & professional player & coach, named head coach in May, 2018.

Team Schedule

Coaches

David Urbach David Urbach
Nathan Bridge Nathan Bridge
Chase Rider Chase Rider

Roster

# Name Grade Position
9 Tristan Reinhold 9 Midfield
0 Lukas Plourde 10 Goalkeeper
21 Sidney Mbah 12 Forward
12 Issa Rabb 11 Forward
13 Elias Davatzes 12 Defender
1 MJ Kiernan* 12 Midfield
6 Calder Small* 12 Defender
4 Marcus Ceralde 10 Midfield
11 Luca Lemmo 10 Midfield
17 Cameron Benfer 11 Midfield
5 Nico Zapf 10 Forward
7 Elliot Diver 12 Defender
22 Ruairi Rossi 11 Defender
19 Marizu Echewa 12 Forward
15 Casey Smothers 10 Midfield
16 Daniel Lahtaw 10 Defender
* Denotes Captains