(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) - The United Soccer Coaches has announced the 2017 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's All-Region Teams. The USA South is represented by six student-athletes from three teams on the Men's All-South Atlantic Region Team and eight student-athletes from three teams on the Women's All-South Atlantic Region Team.
On the men's side, Maryville College led the way with three selections, followed by N.C. Wesleyan College with two honorees and Methodist University with one pick. As for the women, Maryville had a League-high four all-region performers, Piedmont College was next with three while Covenant College had one honoree.
Men's Soccer Honorees
Maryville: Cody VanKerschaever (2nd Team); Nate Long (3rd Team); Johnny Rakhmonberdiev (3rd Team)
Methodist: Zvi Ferrari (3rd Team)
N.C. Wesleyan: Walid Yacoubou (2nd Team); Baboucarr Njie (3rd Team)
Women's Soccer Honorees
Covenant: Rachel Lemay (2nd Team)
Maryville: Shannon Reagan (2nd Team); Miranda Lukas (3rd Team); Hannah Clothier (3rd Team); Bailey Sipos (3rd Team)
Piedmont: Cassidy Reich (1st Team); Savannah Castles (2nd Team); Abbey Dunlop (3rd Team)