WATERTOWN, Wis. -- The 2018 NCCAA All-Region teams have were announced over the weekend. Ten student-athletes and one coach from Maranatha have been voted as the best in the region by the regional coaches.
Sponable's award represented the fifth consecutive year that a member of the Maranatha Women's Soccer team has earned Regional MVP. Janke's award represents the third consecutive year that a libero from MBU has earned the title.
Alison Hernandez earned an All-Region selection for the fourth straight year.
Below is a breakdown of the awards:
|Dave Anderson||WSOC||Coach of the Year|
|Kim Grogan||WSOC||1st Team||2017 1st Team Selection|
|Claire Hansel||WVB||1st Team||*|
|Ali Hernandez||WSOC||1st Team||Four-year Regional selection|
|Caleb Hockema||MSOC||1st Team||*|
|McKenzie Janke||WVB||Honorable Mention||Libero of the Year|
|Karley Johnson||WVB||2nd Team||2017 2nd Team Selection|
|Kelsey Johnson||WVB||1st Team||*|
|Alexis Sponable||WSOC||1st Team||North Region MVP|
|Zeke Steuerwald||MSOC||1st Team||*|
|Hannah Wells||WSOC||1st Team||*|
* denotes first career regional selection
Each student-athlete that received a 1st Team selection is eligible for an All-American selection, which is decided by the coaches at the upcoming NCCAA DII national tournaments.