December 30, 2010

King puts four onto NCCAA Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete list

GREENVILLE, S.C. - King College placed four players on the 2010 NCCAA Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete team, the national office announced.

Abbey Kitts (Tazewell, Va.), Hannah Shankle (Bristol, Va.) Morgan Shelton (Chattanooga, Tenn.) and Stephanie Wettin (Anchorage, Alaska) made up the Lady Tornado portion of the squad.

This marks the first time for any of the four to be on the NCCAA Scholar-Athlete list. Last season King had three make the grade.

King ended the season sixth at the NCCAA National Championship with an 8-14 record after the Lady Tornado won the NCCAA Mid-East region championship to qualify for nationals.