Nine Earn Daktronics Women's Soccer All-East Region Honors
Bridgeport, Conn. - Nine East Coast Conference
women’s soccer players were named to the Daktronics All East
Region First and Second Teams, released on November 16.
East Coast Conference Offensive Player of the Year, Ivana Babic (Sr., F, C.W. Post), and ECC Defensive Player of the Year, Anna Svensson (Sr., D, C.W. Post) were named to the First Team. Joining them on the First Team was Bridgeport senior forward, Linda Velaj.
Members on the Second Team from ECC institutions include ECC Rookie of the Year, Alexa Niciforo (Fr.,F, C.W. Post), Cassandra Cronin (Sr., MF, Dowling), Danielle DeLuca (Sr., MF, C.W. Post), Katie Stanley (Jr., MF, Bridgeport), Elin Svavarsdottir (Sr., D, Bridgeport), and ECC Goalkeeper of the Year, Allie Weiser (Jr., GK, C.W. Post).
Amanda Deck of No. 1 nationally ranked The College of St. Rose, took home the East Region Player of the Year honor.
A total of 12 institutions are represented on the 2010 Daktronics, Inc. East Region Women’s Soccer First or Second Teams. The College of St. Rose tops the list with six selections, followed by C.W. Post with five selections. Franklin Pierce University and the University of Bridgeport have three selections each.
2010 Daktronics, Inc. Division II Women’s Soccer All-East Region
Forward: Ivana Babic-C.W. Post-Senior
Forward: Kelly Lyons-Georgian Court-Junior
Forward: Amanda Panaro-Franklin Pierce-Junior
Forward: Linda Velaj-Bridgeport-Senior
Midfielder: Christina Cuffari-St. Rose-Junior
Midfielder: Amanda Deck-St. Rose-Senior
Midfielder: Shona Franklin-Franklin Pierce-Senior
Midfielder: Ariel Teixeira-Southern New Hampshire-Junior
Defender: Kelly Guerin-St. Rose-Senior
Defender: Anna Svensson-C.W. Post-Senior
Defender: Kelly Weygand-Franklin Pierce-Senior
Defender: Katie Whiting-St. Rose-Senior
Goalie: Deanna Esposito-St. Rose-Senior
Forward: Dawn Curry-Holy Family-Junior
Forward: Gianna D’Errico-St. Rose-Junior
Forward: Alexa Niciforo-C.W. Post-Freshman
Forward: Kristie St. Martin-Stonehill-Senior
Midfielder: Cassandra Cronin-Dowling-Senior
Midfielder: Amanda Davis- Wilmington (Del.)-Senior
Midfielder: Danielle DeLuca-C.W. Post-Senior
Midfielder: Katie Stanley-Bridgeport-Junior
Defender: Nikki D’Orsaneo-Caldwell-Junior
Defender: Jessica Peacock-Merrimack-Junior
Defender: Elin Svavarsdottir-Bridgeport-Senior
Defender: Denisha Thomas-Georgian Court-Sophomore
Goalie: Allie Weiser-C.W. Post-Junior
Player of the Year: Amanda Deck-St. Rose-Senior