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UMF Soccer - Women:

PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:24 pm
by Tom Nolette
Tuttle selected for New England senior all-star game

FARMINGTON, Maine – University of Maine at Farmington senior midfielder Kayla Tuttle (Waterville, Maine/Waterville) has been selected for the New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Senior Bowl.

The game is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1:00 p.m. at Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass.

The NEWISA Senior Bowl consists of two teams of players across NCAA Divisions I, II, and III. Tuttle is one of 22 Division III players invited to play in the 2013 NEWISA Senior Bowl, and she is the only representative from either the North Atlantic Conference or the 11 Division III institutions in Maine in this year’s event.

The 2013 NAC Player of the Year and a First Team All-NAC selection, Tuttle finished the year with 16 goals and six assists for 38 points. She was tied for second in the NAC in goals and was third in total points. Tuttle is believed to be the first UMaine-Farmington student-athlete invited to the NEWISA Senior Bowl.

UMF Soccer - Women:

PostPosted: Sat Jul 05, 2014 5:12 am
by Tom Nolette
UMAINE-FARMINGTON SPORTS NEWS: Tuttle finalist for NAC Woman of the Year honors

FARMINGTON, Maine – University of Maine at Farmington women’s soccer senior Kayla Tuttle (Waterville, Maine/Waterville) is one of four finalists for the 2014 North Atlantic Conference Woman of the Year award, which recognizes the conference female student-athlete who has excelled in all facets of the Division III student-athlete experience. The NAC released the names of its Woman of the Year finalists on Thursday afternoon.

The award winner will be announced later this month, and honored on their campus during the 2014-15 academic year.

The remaining three finalists are Colby-Sawyer soccer and lacrosse athlete Adrienne Bender, Green Mountain soccer and lacrosse athlete Johanna Douglas, and Castleton State basketball player Alyssa Leonard.

Tuttle, the 2013 North Atlantic Conference Women’s Soccer Player of the Year, was a four-time All-NAC selection, earning First Team honors in 2010, 2012, and 2013. She twice earned NAC Player of the Week honors during her senior season, and capped the 2013 campaign with her selection to the NSCAA All-New England squad for the second year in a row. She was also tabbed for an appearance in the New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Senior All-Star game.

The eight-time Dean’s List student was a 2013 Capital One Academic All-America honoree, and was named to the NAC All-Academic Team in both 2012 and 2013.

Tuttle completed her career with 36 goals and 20 assists for 92 points over her four years in Maroon and White, and ranks fourth among UMF career leaders in goals and points. She finished her senior season with 16 goals and six assists for 38 points, tied for second in the NAC in goals and third in points.

Tuttle was ranked 25th nationally in points per game (2.38) and 22nd in goals per game (1.00) in the final NCAA Division III women’s soccer 2013 statistical rankings.

The NAC Woman of the Year Award is modeled after the NCAA Woman of the Year program, which honors graduating student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletics excellence, service an