TOPEKA (KSNT) – Washburn Rural senior Austin Halsey is named the 2014-15 Kansas Gatorade Player of the Year for boys soccer becoming the first recipient from the Topeka area in the award’s history. Halsey helped lead the Junior Blues to the Class 6A state championship game and was named a H.S. All-American after the season.
Halsey scored 30 goals during his senior campaign, including nine goals during the Class 6A state playoffs.
He will attend Baker University to further his soccer career.