PBC Announces Women's Soccer All-Academic Team

PBC Announces Women's Soccer All-Academic Team

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference released the women's soccer All-Academic team from the conference office in Augusta. The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 33 NCAA Division II National Championships. 15 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 13 championship sports. 2013-14 members are Armstrong Atlantic State University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College, Georgia Southwestern State University, Georgia Regents University Augusta, Lander University, University of Montevallo, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, University of North Georgia, University of South Carolina Aiken and Young Harris College.

2013 Women's Soccer All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major (Minor)
Camilla Alderin Montevallo Jr. Oslo, Norway 3.77 Business Management
Ally Barys Georgia College So. Ladera Ranch, California 4.0 Exercise Science
Britney Bennett UNC Pembroke Sr. Seminole, Florida 3.42 Exercise Science
Casey Black Lander Jr. Moore, South Carolina 3.67 Business Administration
Allison Burnham Young Harris Sr. Perry, Georgia 3.88 Art (Psychology)
Maggie Carson Armstrong Jr. Aurora, Illinois 4.0 Psychology
Candace Cosby Armstrong So. Albany, Georgia 4.0 Biology
Aubrey Danielson USC Aiken Sr. Spartanburg, South Carolina 3.83 Chemistry
Andye Dawson
Armstrong Sr. Senoia, Georgia
Cassie Fernandez Flagler So. Naples, Florida 3.72 Elementary Education
Julie Fisher  UNC Pembroke
Jr. Holly Springs, North Carolina
Rachel Hatch Armstrong Sr. Leesburg, Georgia 3.8 Rehabilitation Sciences
Michelle Hernandez UNC Pembroke Jr. Linköping, Sweden 3.82 Business
Nicole Johnston Montevallo Jr. Liverpool, England 3.83 Kinesiology
Noel McDaniel Lander So. Lexington, South Carolina 4.0 Physical Education
Megan Morrow North Georgia Jr. Snellville, Georgia 3.64 Biology
Kelsey Pelletier Columbus State Jr. Duluth, Georgia 4.0 Exercise Science
Chelsea Person Columbus State So. Decatur, Georgia 3.9 Communications
Shelby Rolling Columbus State So. Stayner, Ontario 3.88 Health and Physical Education
Ashleigh Scarpinato Young Harris Jr Kennesaw, Georgia 3.85 English (Communication Studies)
Paige Scott Montevallo Sr. Denman Island, British Columbia 3.79 French
Madelyn Youngblood Young Harris So. Hoschton, Georgia 4.0 Psychology

Honorable Mention: Taryn Bates, Flagler; Melissa Bode, Montevallo; Khyla Brangman, Flagler; Shannon Coloumbe, North Georgia; Kayla Croom, North Georgia; Abby Dalton, Georgia College; Mallory Hawks, Georgia Southwestern; Jessica Jagielski, Flagler; Stephanie James, Armstrong; Taylor Kerr, Montevallo; Lindsey Knott, Georgia College; Erica Lowery, Young Harris; Kyle Maguire, USC Aiken; Brianne Matarazzo, Armstrong; Kessler Matheson, Georgia College; Casey Merson, Flagler; Amber Milner, Georgia Southwestern; Julia Nytorp, UNC Pembroke; Jordan Otto, Armstrong; Haley Powers, Flagler; Jency Ramirez, Clayton State; Taylor Schultz, Armstrong; Kristi Sheridan, Georgia Southwestern; Megan Smits, USC Aiken; Julia Wells, Georgia Southwestern; Tara Whitaker, Flagler.