Franklin's Fleet, Hanover's Shroyer, & RHIT's Wells Headline Women's Soccer All-HCAC

Franklin's Fleet, Hanover's Shroyer, & RHIT's Wells Headline Women's Soccer All-HCAC

GREENWOOD, Ind. – Franklin College's Maddie Fleet (Indianapolis, Ind. / Perry Meridian) and Hanover College's Abby Shroyer (Zionsville, Ind. / Zionsville) have been named the 2016 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference women's soccer Offensive and Defensive Most Valuable Players. Fleet, a sophomore forward, helped guide the Grizzlies to a share of the school's second HCAC title.  Shroyer anchored a Panthers defense that also earned a share of the regular season title this season.

Fleet led the Grizzlies offense during the season, totaling a HCAC-high 25 goals with 17 assists. The sophomore ranks first nationally in total assists, goals, and points (67).  

Shroyer, a junior defender for Hanover, was solid all fall for the Panthers.  The junior led the Hanover defense which paced the conference with 21 goals surrendered, including only four goals allowed during league play.

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology's freshman forward Jessica Wells (Indianapolis, Ind. / Warren Central) has been tabbed as the Freshman of the Year for the 2016 season.  Wells tallied eight goals and 16 points this season, with four of those eight being game-winners.

Hanover College head coach James Watts has been named the 2016 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year.  Watts led the Panthers to a 13-5 overall record and a 8-1 mark in league play. Hanover earned a share of the regular season title this season, and won its fourth straight conference championship.  This year's HCAC tournament title was also Watts' fifth in six years.

Joining Fleet, Shroyer, and Wells on the First-Team All-HCAC are Franklin College's Audra Lane (Sr., Washington, Ind.), Clare Lenart (Jr., Seymour, Ind.) and Lexi Short (Fr., Avon, Ind.), Hanover College's Anna Cornacchione (Sr. Cincinnati, Ohio), Cassidy Evanson (So., Carmel, Ind.), Daria Volker (Jr., Lawrenceburg, Ind.), and Katie Workman (Jr., Lexington, Ky.), Manchester University's Courtney Hersick (Jr., Plymouth, Ind.), Mount St. Joseph University's Madeline Rechel (Fr., Harrison, Ohio), Rose-Hulman's Madeline Romeo (Jr., Woodland Hills, Calif.).

Offensive Most Valuable Player: Maddie Fleet, Franklin College

Defensive Most Valuable Player: Abby Shroyer, Hanover College

Freshman of the Year: Jessica Wells, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Coach of the Year: James Watts, Hanover College

1st Team All-HCAC

Audra Lane

Franklin

Senior

Back

Washington, Ind.

Maddie Fleet

Franklin

Sophomore

Forward

Indianapolis, Ind.

Clare Lenart

Franklin

Junior

Midfield

Seymour, Ind.

Lexi Short

Franklin

Freshman

Goalkeeper

Avom, Ind.

Abby Shroyer

Hanover

Junior

Back

Zionsville, Ind.

Cassidy Evanson

Hanover

Sophomore

Midfield

Carmel, Ind.

Anna Cornacchione

Hanover

Senior

Forward

Cincinnati, Ohio

Daria Volker

Hanover

Junior

Midfield

Lawrenceburg, Ind.

Katie Workman

Hanover

Junior

Back

Lexington, Ky.

Courtney Hersick

Manchester

Junior

Forward

Plymouth, Ind.

Madeline Rechel

Mount St. Joseph

Freshman

Back

Harrison, Ohio

Madeline Romeo

Rose-Hulman

Junior

Midfield

Woodland Hills, Calif.

Jessica Wells

Rose-Hulman

Freshman

Forward

Indianapolis, Ind.

2nd Team All-HCAC

Katie Frazer

Anderson

Sophomore

Forward

Carmel, Ind.

Halley Embree

Anderson

Senior

Midfield

Greenwood, Ind.

Rebecca Roell

Anderson

Junior

Goalkeeper

Batesville, Ind.

Kelsey Schoeneweis

Anderson

Senior

Back

Moon Township, Penn.

Taylor McDaniel

Franklin

Freshman

Forward

Indianapolis, Ind.

Shelby Adams

Hanover

Senior

Forward

Avon, Ind.

Maranda Birmingham

Manchester

Sophomore

Forward

Kouts, Ind.

Stefanie Autenrieb

Mount St. Joseph

Freshman

Midfield

Cincinnati, Ohio

Kaylan Gruber

Mount St. Joseph

Sophomore

Midfield

Harrison, Ohio

Taylor Murphy

Mount St. Joseph

Sophomore

Back

Batavia, Ohio

Miranda Chastain

Rose-Hulman

Senior

Back

Clayton, Ind.

Nicole Dal Pozzo

Transylvania

Senior

Back

Lenoir City, Tenn.

Erin Snyder

Transylvania

Senior

Midfield

Edgewood, Ky.

Honorable Mention All-HCAC

Ashley Downs

Anderson

Sophomore

Back

Washington, Ind.

Brittany Huff

Bluffton

Junior

Back

Union, Ohio

Abby Karikas

Bluffton

Senior

Back

Curtice, Ohio

Kassie Memmer

Defiance

Junior

Forward

Bowling Green, Ohio

Katie Tilman

Defiance

Senior

Midfield

Miami, Fla.

Cherrah Barclay

Earlham

Senior

Back

Tacoma Park, Md.

Sari Stissi

Earlham

Freshman

Goalkeeper

Las Vegas, Nev.

Kelsey Brunsman

Franklin

Junior

Midfield

Cincinnati, Ohio

Elaine Simpson

Hanover

Senior

Forward

Lexington, Ky.

Jaclyn Scialdone

Manchester

Junior

Back

Noblesville, Ind.

Jasmine Cahill

Mount St. Joseph

Junior

Midfield

Independence, Ky.

Samantha Jacobs

Rose-Hulman

Sophomore

Back

Orlando Park, Ill.

HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team

Vickie Nguyen

Anderson

Junior

Goalkeeper

Kendallville, Ind.

Beth Snyder

Bluffton

Senior

Back

Akron, N.Y.

Sarah Madaras

Defiance

Freshman

Midfield

Kalamazoo, Mich.

Kelly Mayhew

Earlham

Senior

Midfield

Beavercreek, Ohio

Joanna List

Franklin

Junior

Back

Newburgh, Ind.

Taylor Davis

Hanover

Senior

Back

Jeffersonville, Ind.

Jenny Pudlo

Manchester

Junior

Midfield

Crown Point, Ind.

Michelle Hessling

Mount St. Joseph

Junior

Goalkeeper

Hamilton, Ohio

Shayna Oriold

Rose-Hulman

Senior

Midfield

St. Charles, Ill.