PBC Announces Women's Soccer All-Academic Team

Jessica Bingham of Georgia Southwestern
Jessica Bingham of Georgia Southwestern

With the 2017 Championship this weekend, the Peach Belt Conference has announced the 2017 women's soccer All-Academic team. 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 and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee the program.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 36 NCAA Division II National Championships. 12 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida compete in 15 championship sports. 2016-17 members are Augusta University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, University of North Georgia, University of South Carolina Aiken and Young Harris College.

2017 Women's Soccer All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major (Minor)
McKenzie Anderson North Georgia Sr. Acworth, Ga. 3.50 Biology
Tehgan Anguilm Columbus State So. Newnan, Ga. 3.81 Chemistry
Abby Austin Flagler Sr. Fleming Island, Fla. 3.62 Psychology
Manoly Baquerizo Clayton State So. Guayaquil, Ecuador 4.00 Psychology & Human Services
MC Bell Flagler Jr. Charleston, S.C. 3.678 Journalism & Media Production
Mercedes Benites Georgia Southwestern Sr. Canada Rosquin, Argentina 3.949 Political Science
Jessica Bingham Georgia Southwestern Sr. Powder Springs, Ga. 3.32 Exercise Science
Payton Bisso North Georgia So. Hoover, Ala. 3.87 Business Administration
Ragnheidur Bjarnadottir Georgia College Jr. Gardabaer, Iceland 3.79 Economics
Annie Breen Flagler Jr. Jefferson, Md. 3.45 Business Administration
Janne Brouer Clayton State So. Aarhus, Denmark 3.67 Business
Karin Cadwalader USC Aiken Sr. Hasselby, Sweden 3.826 Communications
Sierra Cartano Francis Marion So. Raleigh, N.C. 3.94 Undecided
Jessica Charman Clayton State Sr. Harefield, England 3.92 Communication & Media Studies
Riley Clark Columbus State So. Peachtree City, Ga. 3.90 Nursing
Gabby Coumes Young Harris Sr. Loganville, Ga. 4.00 Biology
Brooke DeLauder Flagler Sr. Fleming Island, Fla. 3.544 Psychology & Criminology
Savanna DeValle Georgia College Jr. Cairo, Ga. 3.59 Athletic Training
Sarah Drury USC Aiken Jr. Laingsburg, Mich. 3.527 Nursing
Olivia Dumphy North Georgia So. Dawsonville, Ga. 3.30 Pre-Education
Iciar Duran Clayton State Sr. Madrid, Spain 3.60 Marketing
Hugrun Elvarsdottir Columbus State Sr. Gardabaer, Iceland 3.63 Political Science
Rosie Embley North Georgia So. Wistaston, England 3.48 Management
Brye Epley USC Aiken Sr. Swansea, S.C. 3.585 Sociology
Erin Ferris Georgia College So. Atlanta, Ga. 3.56 Business Administration
Sara Flores Lander Sr. Kingston, N.Y. 3.50 Business
Jessica Garnett Francis Marion So. Rock Hill, S.C. 3.90 Biology (Psychology)
Ansley Garrison Young Harris So. Blairsville, Ga. 3.46 Biology
Carli Gauthier Francis Marion So. Lutz, Fla. 3.55 Early Childhood Education
Kari George Lander Sr. Tullahoma, Tenn. 3.30 Business
Janine Gordon Francis Marion Jr. Miami, Fla. 3.55 Political Science (General Business)
Hannah Goudy North Georgia So. Cumming, Ga. 3.77 Business Administration
Ashlee Graham Georgia College Jr. Decatur, Ga. 3.95 Exercise Science
Michelle Gustavsen Georgia Southwestern So. Hiram, Ga. 4.00 Nursing
Kaela Harmon Flagler Sr. Orlando, Fla. 3.801 Psychology
Ella Hawkins Georgia Southwestern Jr. Americus, Ga. 3.35 Management
Hadleigh Hughes Young Harris So. McDonough, Ga. 3.64 Biology
Micahla Kitchen Francis Marion So. West End, N.C. 3.79 Biology
Sofia Lekas Georgia College Jr. Lizella, Ga. 3.35 Public Health
Anya Mancinelli Georgia College Jr. Atlanta, Ga. 3.44 Biology
Hannah Martin Lander Sr. Irmo, S.C. 3.57 Education
Amanda Mazzie USC Aiken Sr. Fort Mill, S.C. 3.478 Biology
Catherine McHale USC Aiken Sr. Mahomet, Ill. 3.60 Exercise & Sport Science
Jane McKevitt Clayton State So. Thurles, Ireland 3.71 Mathematics
Maddie Miller Clayton State So. Augusta, Ga. 4.00 Biology
Sarah Miller Georgia College Sr. Duluth, Ga. 3.51 Marketing
Sarah Moore USC Aiken Sr. Lexington, S.C. 3.729 Secondary Education
Amanda Murphy Columbus State So. Winter Springs, Fla. 3.90 Nursing
Brooke Nail Columbus State Jr. Douglasville, Ga. 3.40 Political Science
Charlene Nowotny Flagler So. Marburg, Germany 3.874 Psychology
Emily Ober Young Harris Sr. Winter Haven, Fla. 3.37 Communication Studies
Elin Pedersen Young Harris Jr. Sollentung, Sweden 3.90 Psychology
Katie Reed Flagler Sr. Indialantic, Fla. 3.343 Business Administration
Sholeh Rezaee Georgia Southwestern Sr. Warner Robins, Ga. 3.67 Psychology
Casey Rish USC Aiken Sr. Swansea, S.C. 3.378 Exercise & Sport Science
Ali Ritter Flagler So. Vero Beach, Fla. 3.80 Psychology
Lucero Robayo Young Harris Jr. Bogota, Colombia 3.36 Business & Public Policy
Carly Rochelle UNC Pembroke So. Maple Hill, N.C. 3.903 Exercise & Sport Science
Christine Rolfes UNC Pembroke Sr. Concord, N.C. 3.692 Exercise & Sport Science
Gina Ryan UNC Pembroke So. Cape Carteret, N.C. 3.81 Accounting
Katy Ryan UNC Pembroke So. Cape Carteret, N.C. 3.874 Chemistry
Tovin Saleh Clayton State Sr. Linkoping, Sweden 3.33 Psychology & Human Services
Stacey Scott UNC Pembroke Jr. Jacksonville, N.C. 3.389 Social Work
Jasmine Senecal-Guzman UNC Pembroke Sr. Montreal, Canada 3.536 Business Administration
McKay Shively North Georgia Jr. Dawsonville, Ga. 3.87 Management
Flo Spano Columbus State So. Quebec, Canada 3.42 Marketing
Maddie Stephen Georgia College Sr. Norcross, Ga. 3.49 Public Health
Kristina Stevenson UNC Pembroke So. Jacksonville, N.C. 3.73 Exercise & Sport Science
Haley Stewart UNC Pembroke Jr. Swansboro, N.C. 3.75 Nursing
Asa Thorsen North Georgia Jr. Skien, Norway 3.68 Psychology
Renee VanHorn North Georgia Jr. Marietta, Ga. 3.49 Management
Jessi Vaverka North Georgia Sr. Gainesville, Ga. 3.66 Physical Education
Morgan Vidrine Flagler Jr. Hudson, Fla.  3.389 Psychology 
Katie Watkins UNC Pembroke Sr. Kannapolis, N.C. 3.916 Biology
Haley West Georgia Southwestern Sr. Kennesaw, Ga. 3.66 Exercise Science
Karly Zacharias Young Harris Sr. Plantation, Fla. 3.79 Biology