HIALEAH, FL. - A pair of freshman on the ASA Miami women's soccer team have been named to the 2017 NJCAA All-Region VIII team.
Forward Valentina Schwarzlmüller earned second team honors and goalkeeper Noemy Franco was named to the first team. Schwarzlmüller, who hails from Austria, led the team in shots and shots on goal. Franco, the Guatemala native was second among all Region VIII goalkeepers with 72 saves. Head women's coach David Luna is pleased two of his players were recognized for their efforts with the Silver Storm this season. "Those girls were awesome all year long" Luna said. "We had a tough year due to injuries, the hurricane and other things we can't control. Regardless, it was good to see two of our girls awarded for their play."