Fisher and Coates Receive All-Conference Accolades

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The USA South Athletic Conference has announced its 2016 All-Conference awards for women's soccer. A total of 58 student-athletes have earned honors. Salem College's Brooke Bukas was named Player of the Year, Ferrum College's Payton Stuart collected Rookie of the Year accolades while Meredith College's Paul Smith earn Coach of the Year honors to round out the individual accolades. Additionally, the USA South recognized an All-Sportsmanship Team, consisting of one member from each competing school.

Agnes Scott had two players receive mentions, as Sarah Fisher and Nia Coates were both named to the second team for the conference's West Division. Alissa Wheeler was named as the team's recipient of the Sportsmanship Award for the conference.

All awards are voted on by the women's soccer coach at each institution. The divisional team voting is completed only by those coaches in the particular division. The all-conference and individual award voting is completed by all coaches.

 

The 2016 USA South Women's Soccer All-Conference Teams:

First Team All-Conference
Forward
Brooke Bukas, Salem
Annalies Jobsis, Averett
Payton Stuart, Ferrum
Jessica Wallace, Meredith

Midfielder
Summer Bader, Covenant
Taylor Cavazos, Methodist
Tayler Kidder, N.C. Wesleyan

Defender
Mackenzie Hutton, Maryville
Kortney Maggard, Methodist
Ae'Niesha Mar, Ferrum

Goalkeeper
Rachel Lemay, Covenant

 

First Team East Division

Second Team East Division

First Team West Division

Second Team West Division

Forward
Annalies Jobsis, Averett
Payton Stuart, Ferrum
Jessica Wallace, Meredith

Midfielder
Mac Cannaday, Ferrum
Taylor Cavazos, Methodist
Amanda Gustavsson, Averett
Tayler Kidder, N.C. Wesleyan

Defender
Victoria Burkhart, N.C. Wesleyan
Kortney Maggard, Methodist
Ae'Niesha Mar, Ferrum

Goalkeeper
Jaisa Loch, Meredith

Forward
Logan Bill, N.C. Wesleyan
Deycasha Miller, Methodist
Jasmine Newman, Methodist
Lauren Seegel, N.C. Wesleyan

Midfielder
Ella Burkhart, N.C. Wesleyan
Lauren Greeson, Greensboro
Ellice Johnson, Meredith

Defender
Olivia DeBellis, Meredith
Kirstie King, Meredith
Hannah Stiles, Greensboro

Goalkeeper
Ashley Major, N.C. Wesleyan

Forward
Brooke Bukas, Salem
Anna Porch, Covenant
Cassidy Reich, Piedmont

Midfielder
Summer Bader, Covenant
Savannah Castles, Piedmont
Tori Gillett, Piedmont

Defender
Marissa Akin, Piedmont
Mackenzie Hutton, Maryville
Eleni Mavres, Maryville
Andrea Hunt Roylston, Covenant

Goalkeeper
Rachel Lemay, Covenant

Forward
Nia Coates, Agnes Scott
Natasha Enrique, Maryville
Jordan Lanier, Salem

Midfielder
Hannah Clothier, Maryville 
Sarah Fisher, Agnes Scott
Hannah Huskey, Salem
Jazmin Penado, Piedmont

Defender
Callie Bader, Covenant
Morgan Canepa, Salem
Kaitlyn Winking, Covenant

Goalkeeper
Leah Leach, Huntingdon

 

All-Sportsmanship
Alissa Wheeler, Agnes Scott
Ebonee Strother, Averett
Andrea Hunt Roylston, Covenant
Mac Cannaday, Ferrum
Madison Karch, Greensboro
Jenna Maschino, Huntingdon
Taylor Vardeman, LaGrange
Asyra Cunningham, Mary Baldwin
Rachel Taylor, Maryville
Hannah Lawrence, Meredith
Sara Snotherly, Methodist
Hannah Tolson, N.C. Wesleyan
Samantha Ishee, Piedmont
Jasmine Romero, Salem
Jessica Austell, Wesleyan
Janae Mays, William Peace