November 1, 2006

NAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams Announced

Husson senior forward KaroleAnne Emery was selected North Atlantic Conference Field Hockey Player of the Year in a vote by the conference coaches. Emery, a three-time all-conference honoree, led the conference with 10 goals during league play. Simmons freshman forward Kristin Perkins was chosen as the conference Rookie of the Year. Perkins led all first year players with five goals during seven conference games this season.

Maine-Farmington head coach Cindy Pratt and Lasellís Jessica King shared NAC Coach of the Year accolades. Pratt led her Beavers to a perfect conference mark and are hosting the NAC championship game Saturday. Kingís Lasers were 4-4 and knocked off Castleton State in the first round of the tournament before falling to UMF in the semifinals.

Wheelock College was honored with the Team Sportsmanship Award. NAC all-conference selections are determined by a vote of the conference coaches. Additional players honored are due to ties in the voting.

NAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams
First Team      
KaroleAnne Emery Sr F Husson
Jackie Motyl Sr F Lasell
Allison Jameson Sr F WNEC
Cori Eggert Jr WNEC
Erica Dorso So M Husson
Elizabeth Hennigan So M Simmons
Sarah McQuarrie Jr M WNEC
Rachael Johnson Jr D Lasell
Erika Lucas So D Maine-Farmington
Amanda Pullen Sr D Maine-Farmington
Kaeleigh Barker So GK Maine-Farmington
Second Team      
Carolyn Griggs So FW Castleton
Elisha Dorso Fy F Husson
Natasha Cote Sr F Simmons
Kristin Perkins Fr F Simmons
Tricia Watson So M/D Castleton
Nicole Bryant Sr M Lasell
Katie Gorham Sr M Maine-Farmington
Brooke Towslee So D Castleton
Shawna Bell Jr D Husson
Audrey Kelton Sr D WNEC
Emilie Donka Jr GK WNEC
Honorable Mention      
Catherine Thresher Jr M Elms
Kelly Bocchino Jr GK Husson
Laura Gallagher Jr GK Lasell
Nora Harrington Sr D Lasell
Kristen Chambers Jr F Maine-Farmington
Kim Lindsey Sr F Simmons
Player of the Year      
KaroleAnne Emery Sr F Husson
Rookie of the Year      
Kristin Perkins   Simmons
Coach of the Year      
Cindy Pratt     Maine-Farmington
Jessica King     Lasell
Team Sportsmanship Award


2005 NAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams
2004 NAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams
2003 NAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams