Former Issaquah soccer star named All-American
December 31, 2013
Kristin Maris, a former Issaquah High School soccer star, was named a second-team 2013 National Soccer Coaches Association of America/NCAA Division II Scholar All-American.
A behavioral neuroscience major and chemistry minor, Maris, a senior, maintains a 3.81 grade point average.
Earlier, she was named a second-team College Sports Information Directors of America Capital One Academic All-American, a first-team College Division District 8 Academic all-star and for the third straight year, a Great Northwest Athletic Conference academic all-star.
Maris, a second-team NSCAA All-American and an honorable mention Daktronics All-American, finished the season with 11 goals, three of them game winners, and eight assists. She finished tied for eighth among WWU career leaders in goals with 28 and tied for sixth in assists with 19.
Maris also received NSCAA and Daktronics West Region all-star recognition, both for the second straight season. She was named the 2013 GNAC Player of the Year, being the league’s only unanimous choice on the first team.