Gault and Smith Garner NSCAA All-Central Region Honors
Dec. 16, 2005
LAWRENCE, Kan. –
Junior Holly Gault and senior Caroline Smith were named First Team and Third Team All-Central Region, respectively, by the National Soccer Coaches Association of American (NSCAA).<?xml:namespace prefix=”o” ns=”urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office”?>
Gault, a native of Spring Hill, Kan., started all 20 matches for the Jayhawks and tallied four goals and six assists in 2005. The defender helped KU to eight shutouts during the year. Gault is a repeat NSCAA All-Central First Team selection.
Smith led the Jayhawks in goals (9), assists (8), points (26) and shots (98) during the 2005 campaign. Smith will leave KU as its all-time leader in points, goals, assists, game-winning goals and shots and holds the school record for points, goals, game-winning goals and shots in a season.
First TeamPos. Name Year School HometownGK Tyler Griffin Jr. Vanderbilt Charlotte, N.C.D Holly Gault Jr. Kansas Spring Hill, Kan.D Kasey Moore Fr. Texas Mission Viejo, Calif.D Kim Perkins Jr. Vanderbilt Highland Ranch, Colo.M Ali Christoph Jr. Tennessee Columbus, OhioM Jennifer Hance Fr. Mississippi Sugar Land, TexasM Courtney Hulcer Jr. Saint Louis St. Louis, Mo.M Fran Munnelly Sr. Colorado Arvada, Colo.F Katie Griffin Jr. Colorado Scottsdale, Ariz.F Ashlee Pistorius So. Texas A&M Bloomington, Ill.F Brittany Timko Jr. Nebraska Coquitlam, B.C.
Second TeamPos. Name Year School HometownGK Jessica Keller Sr. Colorado Highlands Ranch, Colo.D Sasha Andrews Sr. Nebraska Edmonton, AlbertaD Monica Buff Jr. Vanderbilt Lilburn, Ga.D Laura Munnelly Jr. Colorado Arvada, Colo.M Kelly Ferguson Sr. Saint Louis St. Louis, Mo.M Lauren Maclver Sr. Oklahoma Tulsa, Okla.M Chrissy Strini So. Mississippi Cordova, Tenn.F Kimber Bailey So. SMU Garland, TexasF Melissa Garey So. Texas A&M Gonzales, La.F Genna Gorman So. Tennessee Lakewood, Colo.F Maureen Hughes Jr. Saint Louis St. Louis, Mo.
Third TeamPos. Name Year School HometownGK Joanna Haig So. Iowa State Inver Grover Heights, Minn.D Susanne Collins Jr. SMU Boca Raton, Fla.D Erin Droeger Sr. Rice Huntington Beach, Calif.D Ivonne Valentin Sr. Creighton Papillion, Neb.M Caitlin Kennedy So. Texas Euless, TexasM Sophia Mundy Jr. Houston Katy, TexasM Laura Probst Sr. Texas A&M Arvada, Colo.F Kelsey Carpenter So. Texas Allen, TexasF Shoko Mikami Jr. Memphis Chiba, JapanF Kylee Rossi Fr. Tennessee Pennington, N.J.F Caroline Smith Sr. Kansas Edina, Minn.