NSCAA Announces the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Women’s All-America Teams
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America has announced the 2013 NSCAA/Continental Tire Women’s All-America Teams for all three NCAA divisions.
The Division I teams consist of nine All-Americans that are repeat selections, including North Carolina’s Crystal Dunn (Rockville Centre, N.Y.) earning her fourth award. UCLA’s Abby Dahlkemper (Menlo Park, Calif.) and Penn State’s Maya Hayes (West Orange, N.J.) also tally their third such honor.
The Division I list also includes players who were named semifinalists on Tuesday for the 2013 Missouri Athletic Club’s Hermann Trophy, the highest individual intercollegiate award presented annually.
On the Division II teams, eight players add another NSCAA All-America award to their tally. Saint Rose’s Sydney Bond (Deer Park, N.Y.) and California State Stanislaus’s Karenee Demery (Merced, Calif.) both earn their third honor.
The Division III teams consist of nine players making repeat appearances as All-Americans, with Emory’s Lauren Gorodetsky (Palm City, Fla.) leading the way with her fourth award.
The All-America teams for the men’s NCAA divisions, as well as those from NAIA, NCCAA and Junior College programs will be announced the week of December 9.
These student-athletes will be recognized Saturday, Jan. 18 at the annual All-America Luncheon, held in conjunction with the 2014 NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia. Those selected as All-Americans, their coaches and families can register online for the luncheon at www.NSCAA.com/awards/aaregistration.
About the NSCAA
Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, Kan., the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate coaches, encourage excellence and serve the soccer community.
The NSCAA is the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organization with members at every level of the game. The membership is primarily made up of coaches, but also includes administrators, referees and others in the soccer industry. The NSCAA provides its members ways to enhance the game of soccer by providing a national education program, interaction and networking opportunities, and membership benefits.
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