KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Cassie Callahan (Coronado/Coronado HS) of the UC San Diego women’s soccer team has been selected to the 2013 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire All-West Region Second Team for the NCAA Division II.
A junior midfielder and team tri-captain, Callahan was one of four midfielders on the 14-player second team.
Callahan led the Tritons in goals (six), assists (three), points (15), shots (32) and shots on goal (13) for the second straight season in 2013. She started all 17 matches in which she played, accounting for the winning strike in four of UCSD’s seven victories.
So far this postseason, Callahan has earned Capital One Academic All-America Third Team, NSCAA All-West Region Second Team, Daktronics All-West Region Second Team and All-California Collegiate Athletic Association First Team honors. The now-two-time Academic All-American was a 2012 NSCAA and Daktronics All-American.
This marks Callahan’s third regional honor from the NSCAA, having picked up third-team distinction as a freshman and gained a spot on the first team as a sophomore.