Lee and Davis Earn All-State Soccer Honor
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College's Danielle Lee and Jessie Davis earned All-State Women's Soccer recognition as announced Wednesday from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). Lee garnered first team honors for her production in the midfield, while junior forward Davis received second team placement.
A three-sport sophomore Avenging Angel who also played basketball and lacrosse for Meredith this year, Lee garnered USA South All-Conference second team honors in October for the second time in her soccer career. She tallied six goals, including four game-winners, and two assists during the season as Meredith finished 13-7 overall (8-3 USA South). Lee ranked in the top-30 in both categories among conference players.
Named the team's Most Valuable Player at the 2013 award's banquet, Davis led Meredith with 31 points, including 11 goals and 9 assists. She ranked in the top 10 in the conference in goals and total points, the top five in assists and garnered All-Conference first team honors.
Lee and Davis, alongside 52 other Avenging Angels, earned USA South All-Academic team recognition this year.
Nominees were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by the NCCSIA members.
Founded in 2002, the NCCSIA is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina. The purpose of the organization is to promote collegiate athletics at all schools. Membership is open to anyone affiliated with a college, university or conference located in North Carolina, and whose area of responsibility lies within sports information.
NCCSSIA selects all-state teams in the University (Division I) and College (Division II, III, NAIA) divisions for men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, volleyball, softball and baseball.