For Immediate Release
Monday December 7, 2009
KANSAS CITY, MO.—The 2009 All-Independent Women’s Soccer and Volleyball teams were announced today by the Association of Division III Independents.
Offensive Player of the Year
Kiauna Hemsley, Trinity Washington University, SO, Forward, Baltimore, Md. – Nationally ranked in goals per game (32nd with 1.00) and points per game (46th with 2.13), Hemsley scored 15 goals and had two assists in 15 games.
Coach of the Year
Beth Stone, Trinity Washington University – Stone led Trinity Washington to an 8-7 record in 2009.
The All-Independent Women’s Soccer teams were selected by the women’s soccer coaches from the Association of Division III Independents member schools.
Forward – Kiauna Hemsley, Sophomore, Trinity Washington University
Midfielder – Macee Wray, Sophomore, Trinity Washington University
Defender – Allison Evans, Senior, Trinity Washington University
Goalkeeper – (tie) Chloe Canta, Sophomore, Chapman University, and Cristina Martinez, Junior, Trinity Washington University
Defender – Charity Blackwell, Freshman, Trinity Washington University
Association of Division III Independents Names 2009 All-Independent Women’s Volleyball Teams
S – (tie) Amy Knight, Senior, University of California, Santa Cruz, and Ellen Bethea, Freshman, Trinity Washington University
The Association of Division III Independents consists of 14 Division III independent institutions that have joined together to recognize student-athletes at independent institutions, and to provide exempted postseason championship competition. The Association recognizes outstanding athletic achievements of its student-athletes on a weekly, monthly and annual basis. The Association provides statistical services for its members in seven sports. In addition, it will announce All-Independent teams at the conclusion of eight other sports this year.