Women's Soccer - Fri, Dec. 10, 2004
Olathe, Kan. - Saint Xavier University senior defender Amanda Kreifels (Lincoln, Neb./Pius X Catholic), junior midfielder Jen Belmonte (Darien, Ill./Hinsdale South) and freshman forward Lissa Coby (Lake Villa, Ill./Grant Community) were all named 2004 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Honorable Mention All-Americans this week in their respective positions following impressive seasons this fall on the Cougar women's soccer team.
Coby led the Cougars in both goals scored and total points scored this season with 27 and 63, respectively. She played in all 23 games for SXU and currently sits at No. 2 all-time in school history for both goals scored (35) and points scored (81) in a single season. Kreifels is a four-time, all-conference selection and a two-time NAIA All-Region VII defender. Belmonte led the Cougars in assists over the fall with 12 as well as recording seven goals.
Saint Xavier ended its 2004 season with a 15-7-1 overall record. The Cougars qualified for the NAIA Region VII Championship, but fell 5-1 to No. 2 nationally ranked Robert Morris College (Ill.).