November 25, 2015
Jordan Lanier, a sophomore from Asheboro, NC, was selected to the all-state second team. The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2015 College Division All-State Women's Soccer team on Wednesday. Twenty-two players representing 10 different North Carolina Colleges and Universities were selected to the first and second teams.
Only two players were selected to the All-State team from NCAA Division III schools. Lanier was selected to the Great South All-Conference team. She led all players in the conference in goals with 13 and points with 31. She also led the conference in the important statistic of game-winning goals with 6.
The NCCSIA All-State second team is comprised of UNC Pembroke's Janae Aiken and Amber Watkins, Belmont Abbey's Rachel Coutinho and Jillian Lang, Lenoir-Rhyne's Brianna Belsky and Garcelle Alequine, Queens' Kathy Fisher and Charlotte Ring, Meredith's Megan Luke, Mount Olive's Christine Rocchio and Salem's Jordan Lanier.
Nominees were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by the NCCSIA members.
Founded in 2002, the NCCSIA is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina. The purpose of the organization is to promote collegiate athletics at all schools. Membership is open to anyone affiliated with a college, university or conference located in North Carolina, and whose area of responsibility lies within sports information.
NCCSIA selects all-state teams in the University (Division I) and College (Division II, III, NAIA) divisions for men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, volleyball, softball and baseball.
North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association
2015 College Division All-State Women's Soccer Team
Pos. Name Class School Hometown
GK Alexis Jones So. Wingate Midway Park, N.C.
D Macy Franklin @ Jr. Wingate Conover, N.C.
D Jasmine Senécal-Guzman So. UNC Pembroke Montreal, Canada
D Stacey Scott Fr. UNC Pembroke Jacksonville, N.C.
M Kaitlyn Brunworth @ Jr. Wingate Littleton, Colo.
M Laura Shelton Sr. Belmont Abbey Advance, N.C.
M Emmi Dunn & Sr. Lenoir-Rhyne Reading, Pa.
M Emily Futral &@ Sr. Barton Richlands, N.C.
F Aaliyah Jackson Sr. Pfeiffer Statesville, N.C.
F Meghan Philp @ Sr. Belmont Abbey Houma, La.
F Leah Mullins % Sr. Lenoir-Rhyne Kissimmee, Fla.
Pos. Name Class School Hometown
GK Janae Aiken Sr. UNC Pembroke San Antonio, Texas
D Rachel Coutinho Fr. Belmont Abbey Cornelius, N.C.
D Brianna Belsky % @ Sr. Lenoir-Rhyne Egg Harbor Township, N.J.
D Megan Luke Sr. Meredith Huntersville, N.C.
M Jillian Lang @ Sr. Belmont Abbey Matthews, N.C.
M Kathy Fisher Jr. Queens (N.C.) Tucson, Ariz.
M Christine Rocchio Sr. Mount Olive Saddle Brook, N.J.
M Amber Watkins @ Jr. UNC Pembroke Kannapolis, N.C.
F Garcelle Alequine &@ Sr. Lenoir-Rhyne Wilmington, Del.
F Charlotte Ring Fr. Queens (N.C.) Schwerin, Germany
F Jordan Lanier So. Salem Asheboro, N.C.
@ - Named to 2014 All-State Team
& - Named to 2013 All-State Team
% - Named to 2012 All-State Team