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WHITTIER, Calif. – For the second straight year sophomore Vanessa Martinez (La Mirada, Calif.) has found herself on an All-SCIAC team being named to the 2nd Team announced by the conference office Thursday.
Martinez was one of three goalies selected to the All-SCIAC teams and was recognized on the 2nd Team for the second straight year being the only Poet recognized for post-season accolades back to back years.
Once again she proved to be one of the top goalies in the conference playing in nine conference games totaling 822:17 minutes with a 1.20 goals against average. She totaled 77 saves with an .875 save percentage and finished with a 2-3-3 record and a shutout. In the SCIAC rankings she was No. 2 in saves, No. 3 in save percentage and No. 7 in goals against average.
SCIAC Athlete of the Year – Bria VarnBuhler (Pomona-Pitzer)
SCIAC Newcomer of the Year – Hannah Mandell (Pomona-Pitzer)
SCIAC Award of Distinction – Noelle Davis (Caltech)
SCIAC Coaching Staff of the Year – Jen Scanlon (Pomona-Pitzer)