KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The National Soccer Coaches
Association of America honored junior midfielder Kaitlin Justice with a Great Lakes Third-Team
All-Region selection this past week for her accomplishments on the field.
Justice, the first player from SDSU to be honored on an
All-Region team by the NSCAA, started all 20 games this season and led the Jackrabbits in
goals scored with seven. The Omaha, Neb. native also led the Jacks with four
game-winning goals and was second on the team in points scored with 16.
"It is a wonderful honor that Kaitlin has been recognized by
the Great Lakes coaches as one of the best players in our region," said head
coach Lang Wedemeyer. "Her commitment and growth as a player and a leader
for the team was instrumental in our success this season."
SDSU finished the 2009 season with an 11-7-2 overall record
and won a share the Summit League regular season title with a 7-2 record in conference
play en route to a runner-up finish at the conference tournament.