Seslija Named Third Team All-Patriot League
WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross junior forward Ang Seslija has been named Third Team All-Patriot League, as announced by the league on Monday. This is the second all-conference award for Seslija in her career, having been named Second Team All-Patriot League in 2016.
Seslija led the Crusaders in scoring for the 2017 season, tallying eight points with four goals on the year. She also led the team in shots with 31, and shots on goal with 18. She began the season with a pair of goals against Quinnipiac in the season opener, and also added goals in the Crusaders’ wins over Iona and Army West Point. Her goal against the Black Knights was the game-winner on a penalty kick in double overtime. In her career, Seslija has totaled 24 total points with 11 goals and two assists.
Holy Cross concluded its 2017 campaign with an overall record of 4-9-4 and a 2-4-3 mark in Patriot League play.
2017 Patriot League Women’s Soccer All-League Team
Offensive of the Year: Ash Fairow, Navy (Sr., F)
Midfielder of the Year: Meghan Hegarty, Navy (Sr., M)
Defensive Player of the Year: Rachel Bloznalis, Boston University (Sr., D)
Rookie of the Year: Anna Heilferty, Boston University (Fr., F)
Coach of the Year: Carin Gabarra, Navy
^First Team All-Patriot League
Rachel Bloznalis, Gr., D., Boston U.
Christina Wakefield, Sr., F, Boston U.
Jackie Ham, Sr., D, Bucknell
Kendall Ham, Sr., F, Bucknell
Mara Cosentino, So., M, Colgate
Abby Sotomayor, So., F, Colgate
Alyssa Riporti, Sr., D, Lehigh
Adrian Vitello, Sr., M, Lehigh
Ash Fairow, Jr., F, Navy
Sydney Fortson, So., GK, Navy
Eliza Harris, Sr., D, Navy
Meghan Hegarty, Sr., M, Navy
Second Team All-Patriot League
Clare Shea, Sr., M, Army West Point
Julianna Chen, Jr., M, Boston U.
Anna Heilferty, Fr., F, Boston U.
Dorrie Varley-Barrett, Jr., M, Boston U.
Karli Cirovski, Sr., D. Bucknell
Meghan Holtz, Sr., M, Bucknell
Maddie Mulford, Sr., F, Bucknell
Leah Lewis, So., D, Colgate
Sam Miller, So., GK, Lehigh
Alex Jackson, So., D, Navy
Clare MacAdam, Jr., F, Navy
Third Team All-Patriot League
Kira Flaherty, Sr., D, American
Sydney Cassalia, Fr., GK, Army West Point
Sydney Witham, Jr., D, Army West Point
Eliza Doll, Sr., M, Colgate
Ellis Miller, Fr., F, Colgate
Ang Seslija, Jr., F, Holy Cross
Krista Kissell, Fr., F, Lafayette
Gabrielle Martone, Jr., M, Lafayette
Amanda Stratton, Sr., D, Lehigh
Maggie Wadswoth, So., F, Lehigh
^ Due to a tie, there are four defenders on the first team and no at large player on the third team