Named Second Team All-East Scholar
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Noelle Higginson had a big season for the Bulldogs on the field, earning first team All-Ivy recognition. She also excelled in the classroom and has been named to the United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-East Region Second Team.
Higginson, an economics major, had a team-high 15 points (4 goals, 7 assists) and was one of only three players to start all 17 games.
Student-athletes receiving Scholar All-Region recognition at the NCAA Division I level met the following criteria:
- 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or better throughout career
- Started more than 50 percent of all games and significantly contribute to their team
- Nominated by head coach of current College Services member institution
- Junior or above in academic standing; and, if a transfer student, in second year at school
Report filed by Tim Bennett (email@example.com), Yale Sports Publicity