Three All-Conference Honors for Women's Soccer

Three All-Conference Honors for Women's Soccer


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The 2008 Farmingdale State Women’s Soccer team had three players receive All-Skyline Conference honors this season, including one First Team and two Second Team selections. Senior defender Kaitlin O’Brien (East Islip, N.Y.) received First Team honors. Freshman midfielder Brittany Williams (Massapequa, N.Y.) and freshman forward Katrina Cerverizzo (Center Moriches, N.Y.) were both named to the Second-Team.

O’Brien, a co-captain who has started 77 of her 78 career games, is the teams’ defensive leader on a squad that only allowed 1.67 goals per game. The team allowed just three goals in regular season conference play. O’Brien also scored one goal and recorded one assist this year.

Williams, the Skyline Tournament MVP, started all 18 of her games played this season. She scored seven goals, including three game-winners and finished second on the team in scoring.

Cerverizzo led the Rams in scoring with 14 goals and two assists for a total of 30 points. She finished fourth in the conference in scoring and had four game-winning goals. Cerverizzo set a school record scoring five goals in a single game earlier this season.

The 2008 All-Skyline Conference Team for Women's Soccer and Individual/Team Honors is as follows...

PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Meghan Brady, St. Joseph’s

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Cassandra Esposito, Old Westbury

CO-COACHES OF THE YEAR
Craig Newman, Old Westbury
Joe Lee, St. Joseph’s

TEAM SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD

Yeshiva

FIRST TEAM
GK - Dana Carney, St. Joseph’s
D - Kaitlin O’Brien, Farmingdale State
D - Amy Ventimiglia, Mount Saint Mary
D - Jennifer Campisi, Old Westbury
D - Pam Brandon, St. Joseph’s
M - Ashley Allain, Sage
M - Abbie Paris, Bard
M - Erin McKeon, Mount Saint Mary
F - Mozh Zahedi, Bard
F - Angie Merante, St. Joseph’s
F - Cassandra Esposito, Old Westbury

SECOND TEAM
GK - Megan Cotta, Mount Saint Mary
D - Kim Larie, Bard
D - Christina Patterson, Mount Saint Mary
D - Alyssa Cote, St. Joseph’s
M - Brittany Williams, Farmingdale State
M - Kristen Maggio, Mount Saint Mary
M - Kaitlin Arthurs, St. Joseph’s
F - Katrina Cerverizzo, Farmingdale State
F - Erin Hannigan, Bard
F - Danielle Bucco, Mount Saint Mary
F - Jackie Barbour, St. Joseph’