*11-5, 6-2 in A10
*Vying for top 4 seed (and hosting 1st round game in A10 tournament)
*Have won 5 of last 6 by shutout
*Emma van der Vorst is the leading goal scoring freshman in the Country, 12th overall and 1st in Conference (likely Freshman all american and potential conference POY)
*3 losses have come to top 25 teams, including current #4 Georgetown by 1 goal
They appear to have a legit shot to win the A10 tournament, with the conference tournament starting next weekend on the 27th/28th. Give them some love!
FAIRFAX, Va. – Putting together one of the most impressive hardware hauls in school history, freshman forward Emma van der Vorst has been named Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year, First Team Forward and selected to the All-Rookie Team, the league announced on Thursday.
A native of Amsterdam, van der Vorst is the first Mason women's soccer player to earn A-10 Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year honors. She is just the third player in program history to be selected Player of the Year and only the fourth player in program history named Rookie of the Year.
Also, Emily Littell made 2nd team A-10 midfielder team and Shannon Lee made 2nd team A-10 defense team.
Maybe this is the year the women can get back into the tournament!
FAIRFAX, Va. - The Atlantic 10 Conference announced its preseason women's soccer rankings on Wednesday, with George Mason picked to finish third with 163 total points in the coaches' poll, including one first place vote.