WYATT, HIGGINS NAMED PRESEASON ALL-CONFERENCE BY COLLEGE SPORTS MADNESS
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga sophomores Hannah Wyatt (Soddy Daisy, Tenn.) and Logan Higgins (Louisville, Ky.) were selected preseason All-Conference by College Sports Madness for the Southern Conference.
Wyatt led Chattanooga with five assists last season and was ranked fifth in the league. She was second on the team in scoring last season with seven points. She recorded her first collegiate goal in the season opener against Tennessee Temple which proved to be the game winner. Higgins scored her first collegiate goal in Chattanooga’s 2-2 tie at Lipscomb last season and recorded an assist against the Crusaders to start the year.
The Mocs, picked 11th in the Southern Conference preseason poll released Thursday, open the season Friday, August 23 at home against instate foe Austin Peay. The game kicks off at 7 p.m. and the gates open one hour prior to game time. Admission is free and concessions will be available.
Offensive Player of the Year Defensive Player of the Year
Stephanie DeVita, Furman Rose Hull, Furman
Freshman of the Year Coach of the Year
Malcaniesha Kelley, Samford Andrew Burr, Furman
First Team Second Team
F Julia Holz, Appalachian State F Chesney White, UNCG
F Brittany Hoffman, Samford F Emily Bougas, Wofford
F Stephanie DeVita, Furman F Nora El-Shami, Georgia Southern
F Markie-Lynn Studnicky, Western Carolina F Stephanie Piperno, Davidson
M Michelle Moll, Samford M Ana Mesa, The Citadel
M India Robinson, Furman M Maureen Buff, Wofford
M Mariana Garcia, The Citadel M Olivia Mackey, Elon
M Trine Taule, Samford M Hannah Wyatt, Chattanooga
D Hannah Stanifer, Furman D Logan Higgins, Chattanooga
D Lauren Lover, UNCG D Nicole Steyl, Appalachian State
D Ali Simpson, Furman D Renee Nance, Georgia Southern
D Alyssa Althoff, Furman D Jennifer McGorty, Elon
GK Rose Hull, Furman GK Jamie Simmons, UNCG