2009-10 Northern Athletics Conference Women's Soccer Headlines
January 18, 2010
Alverno assistant selected in WPS draft
MILWAUKEE -- Sarah Teegarden, an assistant soccer coach at Alverno College, was selected by the St. Louis Athletica in the sixth round of the Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) draft this past Friday.
January 9, 2010
Kriese and Grable honored by NSCAA
FOND DU LAC, Wis. -- The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) recently announced their All-Region Teams and Marian had two players recognized. Junior Kim Kriese (Stevens Point, Wis.) was named to as a NSCAA Third Team All-Central Region, while senior Danielle Grable (Neenah, Wis.) was named to the Honorable Mention team. Eleven players from the state of Wisconsin were recognized, with four of them being Northern Athletics Conference players.
January 5, 2010
Hartman named NSCAA All-Region
AURORA, Ill. -- The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced its 2009 Division III women's soccer All-Region Teams. The Aurora University Spartan women's soccer team, winners of the NAC Women's Soccer Championship for the fourth consecutive season, had junior defender Cait Hartman (Parker, Colo./Ponderosa HS) named Second-Team All-Region in the Central Region as a defender.
January 5, 2010
Spartan women’s soccer garner NSCAA academic honor
AURORA, Ill. -- The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced its 2008-2009 College Team Academic Award Winners. The Aurora University Spartan women’s soccer team, winners of the NAC Women’s Soccer Championship for the fourth consecutive season, was selected to the honor for their fine work away from the soccer field and in the classroom.
December 5, 2009
Both Edgewood College soccer teams earn NSCAA academic award
MADISON, Wis. -- The term student-athlete isn't just lip service for the Edgewood College men's and women's soccer teams. Both squads received the 2009 College Team Academic Award from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). Edgewood College is one of 99 schools in the nation (all NCAA divisions and NAIA) to have both their men’s and women’s teams honored.
November 13, 2009
Spartans conclude 2009 season with loss at Chicago
CHICAGO -- The Aurora University Spartans were defeated 2-0 by the University of Chicago Maroons in the opening round of the 2009 NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship at the University of Chicago.
November 11, 2009
Northern Athletics Conference women's soccer awards announced
WAUKESHA, Wis. -- The Northern Athletics Conference has announced the awards for the 2009 women's soccer season, as voted on by the conference's head coaches. Included are 14-member First and Second All-NAC Teams, honorable mention selections, a 14-member All-Freshman Team, a 12-member All-Sportsmanship Team and the four individual awards of Defensive Player, Offensive Player, Freshman and Coach of the Year.
November 9, 2009
AU women's soccer NCAA bound
AURORA, Ill. -- Aurora University’s women’s soccer team will represent the Northern Athletics Conference in the 2009 NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship. The Spartans received a Pool A berth after winning the Northern Athletics Conference tournament and will travel to the University of Chicago on Friday, Nov. 13, to take on the host Maroons. Game time is set for 11 a.m. at the University of Chicago.
November 6, 2009
Spartans capture NAC women's soccer tournament crown in thriller over Stars
AURORA, Ill. -- The Aurora University Spartan women’s soccer team captured a nail-biting victory over the Dominican University Stars, 1-0, in double overtime in the Northern Athletics Conference Tournament final on Friday afternoon at Vago Field.
November 2, 2009
Eight NAC soccer student-athletes named to CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District teams
WAUKESHA, Wis. -- The 2009 CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Team for men's and women's soccer were announced by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) last week, and eight student-athletes from Northern Athletics Conference teams received honors. To be eligible for the honor, nominated student-athletes are required to maintain a minimum 3.30 cumulative grade point average throughout their academic career.
October 10, 2009
Axt cuts down school career goals record in MSOE victory
LISLE, Ill. -- Scoring both of MSOE's goals in the Raiders' 2-1 victory over Benedictine University, Jessica Axt (Germantown, Wis) became the school's all-time career leader in goals scored. With her 32nd goal in just two years, Axt surpasses the record of 31 goals set by Vickie Georgakas in 2007.
August 18, 2009
Aurora picked as coaches' choice for NAC women's soccer title
WAUKESHA, Wis. -- Aurora University, winner of all three Northern Athletics Conference titles in women's soccer, has been chosen to win the 2009 NAC championship, according to the preseason coaches' poll.
July 31, 2009
Armstrong named assistant soccer coach at Alverno
MILWAUKEE, Wis. -- Former Brookfield East High School girls soccer coach Bill Armstrong has been named assistant women’s soccer coach at Alverno College.