For the second year in a row, senior Caroline Campbell was named the Gatorade Arkansas Girls Soccer Player of the Year. Caroline received the honor following both the 2015-16 and 2016-17 seasons. She is the first Gatorade Arkansas Girls Soccer Player of the Year to be chosen from Bryant High School. The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field, distinguishes Campbell as Arkansas’ best high school girls soccer player.
Caroline scored and impressive 23 goals and passed for nine assists this past season, leading the Hornets (11-10) to the Class 7A state quarterfinals. A four-time First Team All-State selection Campbell is a member of the U.S. Youth Soccer Region III Olympic Development Program squad. She concluded her prep soccer career with 128 goals and 45 assists.
Caroline has volunteered locally at a food pantry and as a youth soccer coach while maintaining a weighted 4.27 GPA in the classroom. She has signed a national letter of intent to play soccer on scholarship at the University of Arkansas beginning this fall.