The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) named Wisconsin soccer players Jed Hohlbein, Jessica Ring and Marla Froelich to the CoSIDA Academic All-District V teams Thursday, Nov. 3. First team selections Hohlbein and Ring are now candidates for the 2004 CoSIDA Academic All-America teams to be announced Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 22-23.
Hohlbein, a native of Middleton, Wis. is majoring in geography. In his second year with Wisconsin since transferring from Southwest Missouri State, he has scored nine goals in ten games and has two assists. After missing over a month of play due to injury, Hohlbeins statistics are still good for second on the Badgers in total points and goals, and first in the Big Ten Conference in points and goals per game.
Ring, a junior in eligibility and an academic senior, is double-majoring in criminal justice and legal studies. She has played in all 21 games for the Badgers this season and has one goal and one assist as a defender.
Froelich, who hails from Iowa City, Iowa, is a second team selection majoring in electrical engineering. The senior tri-captain has seen time in all 21 matches, notching three goals on the season including the game-winner against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
The mens soccer team faces Michigan State, Thursday Nov. 11 at 8 a.m. central time for the first game of the Big Ten Championships in Ann Arbor Mich. With a victory, Wisconsin would advance to play defending champion, Indiana, Friday Nov. 12 at 10:30 a.m.
The Wisconsin women suffered a heartbreaking, 1-0 loss to Michigan in the first round of the Big Ten Championships Thursday, Nov. 4. The team will play Dayton (20-1-0) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday Nov. 12 in South Bend, Ind.
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