Wednesday, November 14, 2012
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) women's soccer coaches voted two Westminster College women's soccer players to the 2012 all-PAC Women's Soccer Team and an additional Titan received honorable mention recognition.
Freshman midfielder Krista Edwards (Summerville, Pa./Springdale) and junior midfielder Jordan Steele (Falconer, N.Y./Falconer Central) earned second-team all-PAC honors, while senior goalie Jenn Cantella (Freedom, Pa./Freedom) was tabbed on the honorable mention team. This was the first all-PAC honor for all three Titans.
Edwards was second on the team with 13 points, courtesy of five goals and three assists. Her five goals and 17 shots on goal ranked second on the team, while her two game-winners tied for first.
Steele, a two-year starter, started in 19 games. She tied for fourth on the team with a career-high two assists.
Cantella, a three-year starter, was third in the PAC with 95 saves and fourth in goals against average (1.27) and saving percentage (.798). Cantella ended her collegiate career with 358 saves and 19 shutouts, both ranked second all-time in Westminster women's soccer history.
Westminster posted a 7-8-5 overall record and a seventh-place record of 2-4-3 in the PAC.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.