Girls Varsity Soccer · SENIOR WEEK: Recognizing Girls Soccer Seniors


Although we cannot change the outcome of the season being cancelled, we can still celebrate our Seniors and their commitment to their respective teams. Our hearts hurt for you not being able to compete in your final season, but we want to show you our appreciation this week by honoring you! We wish you the best going forward and know you are prepared to be great at what you decide to do in the future! #REDHAWKY

Haven Frazier
Haven has been a part of the Westwood soccer program since her freshman year and is a 4-year letterman.  In her four years Haven has proven herself both as an athlete and as a student.  Haven is a member of Beta Club, National Dance Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, and Quill and Scroll.  Haven will be attending USC in the fall majoring in Art Education.  Her parents are Robert Frazier, and Latonya and Brion Buchanan.

Essany Bailiff
Essany is a 4 year letterman of the Westwood Soccer program.  She has grown exponentially as a player and is an avid student when not on the field.  Essany is a member of the National Honor Society, National Society of High School Scholars, and Torch and Laurel Honors Society.  Essany will be attending the College of Charleston in the Fall and plans to major in Biology.  Her parents are Carleton Bailiff Jr. and Janice Bailiff.

KenNedi Goodson
KenNedi is another one of our 4 year members of the Westwood Soccer program.  During her time with the program she was a 2 time captain and winner of the Coaches Award.  She was involved in many sports at Westwood helping with both the Football and Boys Basketball teams and is a CATE completer.  KenNedi has received multiple offers to play soccer at the next level and isn’t quite sure where she is going to land just yet.  Wherever she ends up she would like to major in either business or speech pathology.  Her parents are Prentice and Katherine Goodson.

Ashleigh Nemeth 
Ashleigh began playing for Westwood as a freshman and earned a letter all 4 years of her high school career.  She has been successful both on the field and in the classroom.  She will be attending Winthrop University in the fall and majoring in Exercise Science.  During her time at Westwood she was a member of the National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, the National Society of High School Scholars, and received the Lander Fellow Award.  Her parents are Anna Nemeth and Bill Nemeth.

Taleah Hayes
Taleah transferred to Westwood as Junior and immediately made an impact on the program and has been a starter for the team since she came.  She led the team in goals scored last season and was voted the 2019 Offensive MVP.  Taleah excels both on the field and in the classroom.  She is a member of the National Honor Society and Beta Club.  Taleah has committed to play soccer at Brevard College next year where she will pursue a degree in Criminal Justice.  Taleah’s parents are Daisy and LaToya Bennefield.

Areyanna Blackett-Medina
This was Areyanna’s first year as a member of the Westwood Soccer program.  She came to us with a positive attitude and ready to become the best player she could.  She will be attending Coastal Carolina in the Fall and majoring in Exercise Science.  While at Westwood she was also a member of the National Art Honor Society.  Her parents are Yesenia and Johnny Blackett.

Tanisha Skinner
Tanisha has been a 4 year member of the Westwood Soccer program and has earned her letter each year.  During Tanisha’s time at Westwood she matured both as a player and as an individual.  Tanisha received the 2019 Defensive MVP award for the soccer team and is currently a 2020 Team Captain.  She is a member of the Beta Club and National Technical Honor Society.  Tanisha has decided to serve our country as a member of the US Navy and will be heading to basic training in August.  Her grandparents are Cindy and Toby Pedersen.