Three Women's Soccer Players Earn All-N.E. Honors

December 6, 2004

12/6/04 - Three members of the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College women's soccer team were first-team selections to the All-New England team. The threesome helped lead Middlebury to the NCAA sectionals after a 15-1-3 season that saw them tie the school mark for wins.

Senior Brittany Cronin (Aurora, Colo.) turned in a tremendous season for the Panthers in '04. She set the school's single-season record for goals with 19 and points with 42. She ended the year with 19 goals in 19 games to go along with her four assists and six game-winning goals. The senior earned NESCAC All-Conference honors, while being named the league's Player of the Year.

Senior Mayo Fujii (Londonderry, Vt.) had a tremendous season, despite missing a majority of the final five games of the year with an injury. The senior patrolled the midfield for the Panthers, earning first-team All-NESCAC honors. She ended the year as the team's second leading scoring with 11 goals for 22 points on the year. She was also second on the squad with four game-winners.

Senior Els Van Woert (Shelburne, Vt.) was also a first-team selection after earning first-team All-NESCAC honors. She was a constant in goal, playing in 1738 of 1787 minutes this season. She led the league with a 0.52 goals against average and a .913 save percentage. Van Woert also had eight solo shutouts, along with three shared.