Nov. 9, 2013
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State soccer had two players named to the Mountain West All-Tournament team Saturday with senior forward Mari Miyashiro and sophomore defender Lexie Henrie being honored by the conference after the conclusion of the championship.
Top-seeded San Diego State won its second-straight MW title with a 1-0 win over third-seeded Boise State on Saturday. The Aggies tournament run ended with a 3-2 loss to the Aztecs on Thursday.
Miyashiro earned her first all-tournament honor after scoring a goal in USU's, 2-0, win against Nevada in the first round. In the three matches, the senior had four shots, two of which were on goal.Henrie also earned her first all-tournament honor by playing 265 of the 290 minutes USU played in the tournament. Henrie and the Aggie defense allowed only three goals in three matches in the tournament for a 0.93 goals against average.
The Aggies end the 2013 season with a 10-7-5 record, including the dramatic run in the MW Tournament. USU defeated Nevada in the first round, before advancing to the semifinals after a PK shootout win over New Mexico in the second round.
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2013 MW Women's Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team
Brooke Heidemann, So., MF, Boise State
Maddy McDevitt, Jr., GK, Boise State
Katy Oehring, Jr., MF, Boise State
Morgan Castain, Sr., F, Fresno State
Dani Rodrigues, So., MF, Fresno State
Victoria Barba, So., MF, San Diego State
Hannah Keane, Jr., F, San Diego State
Sophie Metz, Sr., MF, San Diego State
Melanie Vaughn, So., GK, San Diego State
Lexie Henrie, So., D, Utah State
Mari Miyashiro, Sr., F, Utah State
Tournament Most Valuable Player: Hannah Keane, Jr., F, San Diego State
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