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West Chester places four on IWLCA Division II All-America teams: Barnett, Stella, Altman, Reinhart

Tuesday, 11th June 2019

Categories College, Girl's/Women's  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/11/19
From Press Release

West Chester University had four players named to the 2019 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) All-America squads it was announced Tuesday evening.

Senior midfielders Maggie Stella (Central Bucks East) and Sami Barnett (Interboro) were each named to the second team, while junior defender Molly Reinhart (Wilson) and junior attacker Tatum Altman were each named to the third team.

WCU’s (from left) Tatum Altman, Sami Barnett, Maggie Stella, Molly Reinhart

Stella, a 2018 IWLCA first team All-American and the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) player of the year this past spring, finished her final campaign with 56 goals, 19 assists and 75 points while scooping up 93 draw controls. She ranked tied for fourth in the PSAC in draw controls and tied for 36th in the nation in the same category. She leaves West Chester ranked second all-time in career draw controls (204). Her 111 and 93 draws in each of the past two seasons also ranks among the Top four in a single-season in school history.

Barnett, who was a first-team All-American in 2018, caps a marvelous four-year career in the Purple & Gold with yet another honor. The senior was a first team All-PSAC and first team All-ECAC pick and first team IWLCA All-Atlantic Region pick already this year. She is also up for All-America honors as well. That will be announced at a later date. Barnett led the team in scoring with 60 goals and 78 points. She also picked up 65 draw controls and another 28 ground balls.

Reinhart, making her initial appearance on an All-America squad, was a second team All-PSAC selection and All-ECAC as well as second team IWLCA All-Atlantic Region this spring. She solidifies her position as one of the best close defenders in Division II. She finished the year with 55 caused turnovers and 53 ground balls. She led the conference in caused turnovers and ranked eighth in CTO’s per game (2.39). West Chester ranked sixth in the country in caused turnovers heading into the national semifinals, and the Purple & Gold led the PSAC in scoring margin average per game as well.

Altman makes an appearance on an All-America team for the first time, landing on the third team as her balanced approach saw a 71-point contribution on the season, which also ranked third on the team lead in points. Her 1.90 assists per game stand as fifth in the PSAC overall, while her 33 goals and 38 assists garnered 3.38 points per game.

First Team
Eliza Bresler Bentley University Junior Goalkeeper
Bryanna Fazio Le Moyne College Senior Attack
Hannah George Le Moyne College Junior Goalkeeper
Kallie German Rollins College Senior Attack
Olivia Hayden Colorado Mesa University Senior Midfield
Hunter Isnardi Mercy College Senior Midfield
Samantha Keesey Florida Southern College Senior Defense
Kira Kolb Mercyhurst University Junior Defense
Courtney Lafler Limestone College Senior Attack
Raven Linton University of New Haven Junior Defense
Olivia McEntee Le Moyne College Junior Defense
Sarah Myres Regis University Senior Midfield
Kole Pollock Adelphi University Junior Attack
Mackenzie Reh University of New Haven Senior Midfield
Sarah Reilly Assumption College Senior Attack
Claire Swanson The University of Tampa Junior Midfield

Second Team
Sami Barnett (Interboro) West Chester University Senior Midfield

Ally Blood Queens University of Charlotte Junior Attack
Chase Brokaw Queens University of Charlotte Junior Goalkeeper
Dani Bursinger Florida Southern College Senior Midfield
Cammy Case Queens University of Charlotte Senior Defense
Alison Johnson Adelphi University Junior Attack
Erin Koehler Colorado Mesa University Senior Defense
Alyssa Mallery Long Island University Post Junior Midfield
Krista Mitarotonda East Stroudsburg University Sophomore Attack
Tatyana Petteway East Stroudsburg University Junior Goalkeeper
Morgan Reader Lindenwood University Junior Defense
Monica Sanna Le Moyne College Senior Midfield
Samantha Schiano Florida Institute of Technology Senior Midfield
Hanna Scott Queens University of Charlotte Senior Attack
Maggie Stella (Central Bucks East) West Chester University Senior Midfield
Lindsay Van Beck Rollins College Senior Defense

Third Team
Amber Feminella Merrimack College Senior Attack
Chelsea Abreu Adelphi University Senior Midfield
Tatum Altman West Chester University Junior Attack
Anne Marie Ardito New York Institute of Technology Graduate Defense
Ally Burrows Indiana University of Pennsylvania Senior Attack
Elle Crawford Regis University Sophomore Goalkeeper
Wendy Donier Regis University Senior Attack
Carly Fedorowski Lindenwood University Junior Midfield
Brianna Feldman Long Island University Post Junior Attack
Riley McClure University of Indianapolis Junior Defense
Keagan Pontious Seton Hill University Senior Attack
Molly Reinhart (Wilson) West Chester University Junior Defense
Lily Rizk Rollins College Junior Midfield
Emma Rufolo East Stroudsburg University Senior Midfield
Nicki Stanco Adelphi University Senior Defense
Carly Vaccaro The University of Tampa Junior Attack

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