Three MAC Players Earn All-American Honors

Updated 10/24/1998
TOLEDO (October 24) -- Kent's Maggie Downey and Sally Northcroft and Kerri Schoultz of Ball State were all named 1998 AstroTurf/NHFCA All-Americans.

Northcroft, the Mid-American Conference Player-of-the-Year, was a first-team honoree; Downey, a first-team All-MAC selection and a leader of the NCAA tournament qualifying Golden Flashes, was voted to the second team; and Schoultz, also a first-team All-MAC selection, earned third team honors. All three are juniors.

Downey, Northcroft, and Schoultz were all named to the AstroTurf/NFHCA West Region first team as well. Jeanine Boggie, Angela Dello Russo, and Sarah Middlemas of Ball State, Central Michigan's Kari Labeta, and Beth DeCapua of Kent earned second-team All-West Region honors.

Post-Season Results
NCAA Tournament

First Round - November 13 at College Park, Maryland
Virginia 4, Kent 2

MAC Tournament
First Round - November 5 at Kent, Ohio
Ohio 5, Louisville 1
Central Michigan 5, Miami 1
Semifinals - November 6 at Kent, Ohio
Ball State 5, Central Michigan 0
at Kent 4, Ohio 2
Final - November 7 at Kent, Ohio
Kent 5, Ball State 0