Yorke on women's soccer All-New England Team

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: December 14, 2011
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Alex Yorke

WATERVILLE, Maine --- Colby College sophomore Alex Yorke (Chicago, Ill.) has been named to the 2011 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-New England Women's Soccer Fourth Team.
Yorke, a midfielder, had one goal and two assists for four points. All of her points came in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) games. She had the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over rival Bates College in the regular season finale to vault the Mules into the conference playoffs. Yorke also assists in 1-0 victories against Connecticut College and Hamilton College. She added one goal and one assist in her first year, with both coming again in league games.
Yorke helped the Mules to a 7-7-1 record and the seventh seed in the NESCAC playoffs.
NSCAA All-New England Team
First Team
Goalie: Allison Horwitz, Amherst, senior
Defense: Jillian Kochanek, Amherst, senior; Sachi Siegelman, Williams, senior; Emily Viincunas, Wheaton, senior
Midfielders: Julia Favorito, Middlebury, sophomore; Kaitlyn Mawicke, Wheaton, senior; Jackie Moscardelli, Springfield, senior; Kathryn Nathan, Amherst, junior
Forwards: Brett Eisenhart, Williams, senior; Laura Kurash, Wesleyan, junior; Katie Mantie, Springfield, senior
Second Team
Goalies: Erin Greenstein, Springfield, junior; Megan Dempsey, Keene State, senior
Defense: Vicie DiNatale, Springfield, senior; Michelle Meagher, Roger Williams, senior; Caitlin Peters, Endicott, junior
Midfielders: Alexa Maher, Roger Williams, senior; Lauren O'Connor, Tufts, senior; Alanna Torre, Brandeis, senior
Forwards: Sarah Duffy, Amherst, sophomore; Scarlett Kirk, Middlebury, sophomore; Colleen Pepin, Endicott, senior
Third Team
Goalie: Lisa Wojnar, Babson, senior
Defense: Sarah Boak, Hamilton, senior; Kelly Hanly, Babson, junior; Andrea Park, MIT, junior
Midfielders: Gianna Gorneault, Elms, sophomore; Sara McMurray, W. New England, senior; Karina Scavo, Gordon, junior; Alyssa Von Puttkammer, Tufts, junior
Forwards: Kaitlyn Birrell, Salve Regina, junior; Courtney Chadburn, Castleton State, senior; Amy Festa, Babson, junior; Ellery Gould, Bowdoin, senior
Fourth Team
Goalies: Jessica Woodworth, U. New England, senior; Elizabeth Stickley, Lasell, senior
Defense: Lucy Brown, Wentworth, senior; Melissa Dempsey, Keene State, senior; Allison Maresca, Brandeis, senior; Samantha Place, Massachusetts-Boston, senior
Midfielders: Alex Yorke, Colby, sophomore; Jenna Fralick, Lesley, senior; Amanda Gifford, Husson, senior
Forwards: Leslie Hayden, Suffolk, senior; Emily Kuo, MIT, junior; Daniela Marchitto, Eastern Connecticut, junior

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