Dec. 5, 2012


NEWPORT NEWS, VA. - The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced its All-Mid-Atlantic Region Teams, honoring 14 Atlantic 10 Women's Soccer Players.

Dayton's Colleen Williams earned her fourth All-Region team nod, including three first team selections. Williams is joined on the first team by fellow Flyer Juliana Libertin, Atlantic 10 Defender of the Year, Courtney Niemiec of La Salle, and Rookie of the Year, Sophia Maccagnone from Butler.

VCU earned three second team spots, including Carly Edgcomb, Cristin Granados, and Wendy Acosta. Renee Washington of La Salle earned a place on the second team, along with Atlantic 10 Midfielder of the Year Mo Hawkins of Saint Joseph's, who earned her second All-Region honor.

The All-Mid-Atlantic Region third team consisted of forwards Moa Mattsson of Massachusetts, Kelsey Haycook of La Salle and VCU's Courtney Conrad. St. Bonaventure's Shannon Van Riper and Dayton's Alysha Mallon were also named third team selections.