Thursday, November 03, 2005

Ward Named to ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District II First Team

Senior eligible for Academic All-America Status

With a weighted Grade Point Average north of 4.0, and a major in chemistry, McDaniel College women's soccer defender Becky Ward was named to the ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District II First Team. The squad was voted on by Ward will move on to the national ballot for Academic All-America status.

Ward was named to the Academic All-District II Third team a year ago.

The senior from Columbia, Maryland is a graduate from Long Reach High School, and started all 18 of McDaniel's games this season. She anchored a defensive unit that posted five shutouts in 2005. Her Green Terror squad put up a 7-10-1 mark.