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Janna Stoup Named First-Team All-WVIAC - 11/06/12

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Janna Stoup Tabbed First-Team All-WVIAC Women's Soccer
     11/06/12...Pitt-Johnstown junior forward Janna Stoup (Carlisle, Pa.) garnered First-Team All-WVIAC Women's Soccer honors, while senior defender Gena Pentz (Johnstown, Pa.) and junior forward Jackie Becerra (Saddle Brook, NJ) were each honorable mention all-conference choices when this year's teams were released on Tuesday... (Full WVIAC Release)
     The WVIAC women’s soccer coaches have awarded the 2012 top honors to University of Charleston (WV) midfielder Elyse Surbaugh was named the WVIAC's Player of the Year by the league's coaches. Davis & Elkins (WV) College forward Taylor Morton was tabbed the Freshman of the year, while West Virginia Wesleyan’s Patrick Holguin was named the Coach of the Year after guiding the Bobcats to the WVIAC Tournament Championship and postseason berth.
     
 Stoup, led the WVIAC in goals, points per game, goals per game, total points, and game-winning goals.
     Nationally, Stoup ranks in the top-26 in five NCAA Division II statistical categories, including fifth in game-winning goals (6), 11th in goals per game (.882), 15th in both total goals (15) and points per game (1.88), and 26th total points (32).
     Becerra led the Lady Cats in assists (5), and finished second behind Stoup in total points (17), goals (6), and game-winning goals (3), while Pentz helped to anchor a Pitt-Johnstown defense that allowed just 22 goals in 18 matches.

The complete 2012 All-WVIAC women’s soccer squad follows:

WVIAC First-Team Honorees
GK – Kate Laird, Sr., Morgantown, W. Va. (A-B)
F –Nicole Lehman, Sr., Orlando, Fla. (A-B)
F – Olivia Augustine, So., Mansfield, Ohio (A-B)
F – Janna Stoup, So., Carisle, Pa. (UPJ)
F – Jocelyn Prescott, Sr., Cherry Hill, N.J. (WVWC)
MF – Brooke Hunsaker, r-Jr., Murrietta, Calif. (A-B)
MF – Emma Davis, So., Gainesville, Va. (D&E)
MF – Kasey Canterbury, So., Berryville, Va. (SU)
MF – Elyse Surbaugh, Sr., Virginia Beach, Va. (UC)
MF – Jade Smith, Jr., Winfield, W. Va. (WVWC)
D – Gwen Brand, Sr., Kingwood, W. Va. (A-B)
D – Megan Johnson, Sr., Charleston, W. Va. (A-B)
D – Allison Dant, Sr., Elkton, Md. (D&E)
D – Holly Bigg, So., Limehouse, Ont. (UC)
D – Emma Levin Nielson, Sr., Vienna, W. Va. (WVWC)
D – Aleisha Rees, Sr., Pittsburgh, Pa. (WVWC)

WVIAC Second-Team Honorees
GK – Lauren Duncan, So., Sugar Hill, Ga. (WVWC)
F – Kari Simon, Fr., Parkersburg, W. Va. (CU)
F – Sarah Fyock, Sr., Masontown, Pa. (D&E)
F – Taylor Morton, Fr., Huntingtown, Md. (D&E)
F – Katelyn Wiater, Jr., Brick, N.J. (SHU)
F – Renee Boudreau, Jr., Livonia, Mich. (UC)
F – Brittany Loveland, Jr., Cheswick, Pa. (UC)
MF – Kristi DeChristopher, So., Cherry Hill, N.J. (A-B)
MF – Sami Spertzel, So., Hershey, Pa. (CU)
MF – Alysha Alaimo, Sr., Fonthill, Ont. (SHU)
MF – Cris Eddy, So., Charleston, W. Va. (WVWC)
MF – Jessie Vilkofsky, Jr., Elizabeth Forward, Pa. (WJU)
D – Erika Martin, Jr., Germantown, Md. (SU)
D – Kimberly D’Angelo, Jr., Lindenhurst, N.Y. (UC)
D – Angela Petrizzo, Sr., Oakland Gardens, N.Y. (UC)
D – Jenna Klemkowsky, Jr., Morgantown, W. Va. (WJU)

Honorable Mention Honorees
GK – Ashley Winkelspecht, So., Williamstown, N.J. (D&E)
F – Alyanna James, So., Newmarket, Ont. (CU)
F – Madison Gourley, Jr., Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (SHU)
F – Morgan Gabriel, Jr., Egg Harbor, N.J. (SU)
F – Jackie Becerra, Jr., Saddle Brook, N.J. (UPJ)
F – Keiana Palmer, Fr., Brampton, Ont. (WLU)
MF – Kasie Shoemaker, Sr., Hyndman, Pa. (A-B)
MF – Taylor Bryant, Sr., Parkersburg, W. Va. (A-B)
MF – Bre Eskew, Sr., Buckhannon, W. Va. (D&E)
MF – Jessica Adams, Jr., Irwin, Pa. (SHU)
MF – Ashley McGinnis, Sr., Washington, Pa. (WJU)
D – Sarah Holmes, Sr., Baltimore, Md. (A-B)
D – Abby Barber, r-So., Hurricane, W. Va. (CU)
D – Victoria Gustitis, Sr., Fallston, Md. (D&E)
D – Kara Lopoyda, Jr., Ontario, Canada (SHU)
D – Erika Wisniewski, So., Scottsdale, Pa. (SHU)
D – Gena Pentz, Sr., Johnstown, Pa. (UPJ)
D – Kristin Eaton, Fr., Coshocton, Ohio (WJU)