Perrysburg senior Maddy Williams has been named one of the best soccer players in the nation this year.
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America has selected Williams to its 2012 high school girls All-America team.
Williams, a forward, led the Yellow Jackets to the Division I state title. She scored in every game but one and finished with 48 goals.
Williams, who will play at Purdue, scored the only goal in a 1-0 victory over Mason in the state championship game.
The NSCAA is the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organization. Over the last 30 years, many of the high school players that have been selected as All-Americans by the organization have gone on to be national team members, Olympic Gold medalists, and World Cup winners.
Williams has been invited to attend the annual NSCAA All-America luncheon Jan. 19 in Indianapolis. She also was named to the All-Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association first team.
Perrysburg was 23-0-0 record and outscored its opponents 108-5.