December 21, 2011

2011 D3soccer.com Women's All-America team


(l. to r.) Forward of the Year Abigail Loar, Midfielder of the Year Erica Suter, Defender of the Year Kelsey Gorman, and Goalkeeper of the Year Amanda Davis.

The 2011 season has come to a close, and now that the new men's and women's champions have been crowned, the second annual D3soccer.com All-America teams are ready for release. This year, the teams were chosen by D3soccer.com staff, Division III soccer coaches and sports information directors from a field of over 600 nominations.

The 2011 D3soccer.com women's Coach of the Year is Scott Frey of Messiah College. Coach Frey and his Falcons took their third national title in four years earlier this month in San Antonio. It was also the program's fourth title in seven years. Frey has led the Falcons to 12 straight NCAA post-season tournaments, and eight Final Four events. The Falcons have also won 11 Commonwealth Conference titles. Frey has been named the NSCAA Mid-Atlantic Region Coach of the Year in 2002, 2004, and 2005, and the National Coach of the Year in 2005 and 2009.

Senior Abigail Loar of Trinity University (Texas) is the D3soccer.com Forward of the Year for women's soccer. Loar, a Third-Team All-America pick in 2010, was the 2011 SCAC Offensive Player of the Year. Loar is Trinity's all-time leader in scoring with 58 goals, 21 of those goals coming this season. She also added 11 assists. Loar is third in SCAC history for total points, and is tied for sixth in goals scored and assists.

Johns Hopkins senior Erica Suter earned the D3soccer.com Midfielder of the Year honors. Suter was the Centennial Conference Player of the Year after leading the conference in goals scored. She scored 19 goals this season, while establishing a new single-season record 15 assists. Suter holds the single season assists and points records with 53, and also holds three offensive career records as wells with 55 goals and 31 assists for 141 career points.

Senior Kelsey Gorman of Messiah College is the D3soccer.com Defender of the Year. Gorman earned First Team All-Commonwealth honors and was also named the Commonwealth Conference co-Player of the Year. Gorman, anchoring a back line that allowed only five goals this season, was named to the All-Tournament Team for the 2011 NCAA Championships and the tournament's Most Outstanding Defensive Player. On the way to the Final Four, Gorman was awarded the Commonwealth Championships MVP honors after helping lead the Falcons to a fifth straight conference title.

William Smith senior Amanda Davis is the D3soccer.com Goalkeeper of the Year after leading her team to the national semifinals. At the end of the season, Davis staked a 0.14 goals against average statistic, the best in Division III soccer in that catagory. Davis, a four year All-Conference selection, allowed just three goals in 22 games this year. Davis recorded a .912 save percentage with a 20-1-1 record. In addition to her record-setting GAA of 0.14, Davis also set the school record for 20 victories in a season, with 13 shutouts.

2011 WOMEN'S PLAYERS OF THE YEAR
Forward of the Year: Abigail Loar (Sr.), Trinity (Texas)
Midfielder of the Year: Erica Suter (Sr.), Johns Hopkins
Defender of the Year: Kelsey Gorman (Sr.), Messiah
Goalkeeper of the Year: Amanda Davis (Sr.), William Smith
2011 WOMEN'S ALL-AMERICANS
FIRST TEAM
Pos. Player Year School
F Abigail Loar * Sr. Trinity (Texas)
F Jamie Orewiler * Sr. Wheaton (Ill.)
F Erin Hench Sr. Messiah
M Erica Suter Sr. Johns Hopkins
M Alex Brandt * Jr. Messiah
M Brittany Klippstein * Sr. Lynchburg
D Kelsey Gorman Sr. Messiah
D Alyse DiCenzo Sr. William Smith
D Brittany Vacca * Sr. Hardin-Simmons
D Lauren Gorodetsky So. Emory
GK Amanda Davis Sr. William Smith
SECOND TEAM
Pos. Player Year School
F Corrine Wulf * Jr. Messiah
F Rachael Palladino Jr. Ithaca
M Kathryn Nathan Jr. Amherst
M Keri Shannon Jr. Wheaton (Ill.)
M Whitney Fray Jr. William Smith
M Sinead Vaughn Sr. Cal Lutheran
D Laura Karsten * Jr. Wheaton (Ill.)
D Katheryne Lawson Sr. Washington and Lee
D Beverly Hoath Sr. Lynchburg
D Jessica Hnatiuk Sr. Johns Hopkins
D Allison Foy Jr. TCNJ
GK Rebecca Roth * Sr. Hardin-Simmons
THIRD TEAM
Pos. Player Year School
F Katie Kuykendall * Jr. Hardin-Simmons
F Sam Barker So. Adrian
F Emily Hinchman * Jr. Illinois Wesleyan
M Emily Jorgens Fr. Trinity (Texas)
M Lee Ann Felder Sr. Washington U.
M Jackie Moscardelli Sr. Springfield
D Jill Kochanek Sr. Amherst
D Courtney Cramer So. Hardin-Simmons
D Jessica Taratino Sr. William Smith
D Jess Dingman Sr. Cal Lutheran
GK Stephanie Vega Jr. New Paltz State
* earned D3soccer.com All-America status in 2010
2011 WOMEN'S COACH OF THE YEAR
Scott Frey, Messiah (23-0-1) - 2011 National Champion
Tuesday, Sep. 2: All times Eastern
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Final
at Framingham State 4, Suffolk 0
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Final
TCNJ 5, at York (N.Y.) 0
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Final
at Juniata 3, St. Vincent 0
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Final
Eastern 3, at Mount St. Vincent 1
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Final
Wesleyan 1, at Eastern Connecticut 0
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Cancelled
Spalding at Hanover
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Final
at Chicago 6, Knox 2
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Final
at Lindenwood (IL) 2, Principia 1
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Final
Alvernia 4, at Gwynedd-Mercy 0
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Final
at Bethel 6, Northwestern (Minn.) 1
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Final
Monmouth 4, at Central 2
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Final - 2OT
Stevenson 3, at Penn State-Berks 2
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Final
at MIT 7, Anna Maria 0
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Final
at RPI 1, Richard Stockton 0
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Final
at Medaille 2, Wells 1
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Final
at Penn College 4, Alfred St. 1
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Postponed
Manhattanville at Arcadia
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Final
at Potsdam State 5, Johnson State 0
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Final
at Wittenberg 2, Wilmington 1
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Final
at Kean 2, St. Joseph's (L.I.) 0
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8:00 PM
Linfield at Trinity Lutheran
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Final - OT
Amherst 2, at New England College 1
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8:00 PM
Austin at LeTourneau
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Postponed
Bard at Sage
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8:30 PM
Franciscan at Waynesburg
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8:30 PM
Loras at Carroll
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9:00 PM
Northwest Chrst. at George Fox
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1st half - 42:34
0 Hope Int'l
0 La Verne
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1st half - 45:00
0 UC Santa Cruz
0 Cal Lutheran
Live Stats
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Final
Johnson and Wales 4, at Nichols 0
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Final
Keene State 1, at Framingham State 0
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Final
at Delaware Valley 7, Baptist Bible 0
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Final
Trine 1, at Manchester 0
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Final
Alfred St. 2, at Medaille 0
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Final
Christendom 5, at Mary Baldwin 1
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Final
Marian 2, at Ripon 1
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Final
SUNY-Old Westbury 6, at York (N.Y.) 1
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Final
at Lake Forest 3, Carthage 2
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Final
Wentworth 5, at Emerson 0
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Final
Curry 1, at Rhode Island College 0
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Final
Loras 2, at Carroll 0
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Final - 2OT
Austin 2, at LeTourneau 1
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6:30 PM
Franciscan at Waynesburg
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Final
LaGrange 2, at Toccoa Falls 0
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Postponed
Emory and Henry at Bluefield Col.
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Final
at Susquehanna 3, Lycoming 0
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Final
MIT 4, at Worcester State 0
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Final
at Bates 2, St. Joseph's (Maine) 0
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Final
at Baldwin-Wallace 2, Ohio Wesleyan 0
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Final
Sewanee 1, at Covenant 0
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Final
Babson 2, at Bridgewater State 1
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Final
Oglethorpe 2, at Wesleyan (Ga.) 1
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Final
at Lesley 1, Eastern Nazarene 0
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38:00 2nd
0 University of the Ozarks
1 Hendrix
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Halftime
0 St. Mary's (Ind.)
3 Illinois Wesleyan
Wednesday, Sep. 3: All times Eastern
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12:00 PM
Lancaster Bible at Berkeley (NJ)
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3:00 PM
Alfred at Pitt-Bradford
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3:30 PM
Curry at Newbury
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4:00 PM
Delaware Valley at Penn St. Hazleton
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4:00 PM
Westfield State at Albertus Magnus
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4:00 PM
SUNY-Old Westbury at John Jay
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4:00 PM
New Jersey City at CCNY
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4:00 PM
Western New England at Wheaton (Mass.)
Live Stats
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4:00 PM
Clark at Nichols
Live Stats
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4:00 PM
Wentworth at Johnson and Wales
Live Stats
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4:00 PM
Skidmore at New Paltz State
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4:00 PM
Western Connecticut at Vassar
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4:00 PM
St. Mary's (Md.) at Washington College
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4:00 PM
Baruch at Farmingdale State
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4:00 PM
Misericordia at Baptist Bible
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4:00 PM
Moravian at Cairn
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4:00 PM
Hamilton at Oswego State
Live Stats
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4:00 PM
Connecticut College at Mitchell
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4:00 PM
Mass-Boston at Tufts
Live Stats Video
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4:00 PM
St. Joseph's (Maine) at Thomas
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4:00 PM
Daniel Webster at Colby-Sawyer
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4:00 PM
Frostburg State at Bethany
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4:00 PM
King's at Elmira
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4:30 PM
Shenandoah at Hood
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4:30 PM
Maine Maritime at Colby
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5:00 PM
Wabash at Earlham
Live Stats
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5:00 PM
La Roche at Washington and Jefferson
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5:00 PM
Emerson at Regis (Mass.)
Live Stats
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5:00 PM
Montclair State at Hunter
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5:00 PM
Endicott at Bowdoin
Live Stats
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5:00 PM
North Central (Ill.) at Dominican
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5:00 PM
MacMurray at Illinois College
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5:00 PM
Ripon at Eureka
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6:00 PM
Worcester State at Rhode Island College
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6:00 PM
Maine-Presque Isle at St. Thomas N.B.
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6:00 PM
Utica at SUNYIT
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6:00 PM
St. Norbert at Concordia (Wis.)
Live Stats
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6:00 PM
Dubuque at Grinnell
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6:30 PM
Rutgers-Camden at Cabrini
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7:00 PM
Bluffton at Wooster
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Mount Aloysius at Penn State-Harrisburg
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7:00 PM
Plattsburgh State at Norwich
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Stevens at William Paterson
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7:00 PM
Staten Island at New York University
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7:00 PM
Fitchburg State at Elms
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Muskingum at Mount St. Joseph
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Brooklyn at SUNY-Purchase
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7:00 PM
McDaniel at Goucher
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Lycoming at Susquehanna
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Immaculata at Albright
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7:00 PM
St. John Fisher at Brockport State
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7:00 PM
Wilkes at Muhlenberg
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Ramapo at FDU-Florham
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7:00 PM
Becker at Massachusetts Maritime
Live Stats Video
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7:15 PM
SUNY-Maritime at Lehman
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7:30 PM
Widener at Ursinus
Live Stats Video
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7:30 PM
Westminster (Pa.) at Penn State-Behrend
Live Stats
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7:30 PM
Southern Virginia at Eastern Mennonite
Video
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7:30 PM
Trinity (Conn.) at Rivier
Live Stats
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7:30 PM
DePauw at Franklin
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7:45 PM
Rutgers-Newark at Merchant Marine
Live Stats
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8:00 PM
Eastern Nazarene at Lesley
Live Stats Video
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8:00 PM
University of New England at Bates
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8:00 PM
Rose-Hulman at Greenville
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8:00 PM
Wisconsin Lutheran at UW-Oshkosh
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8:00 PM
Lawrence at Milwaukee Engineering
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8:00 PM
Gustavus Adolphus at Bethany Lutheran
Live Stats
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8:00 PM
Carleton at Carthage
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8:00 PM
Nebraska Wesleyan at Simpson
Live Stats Video
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9:00 PM
Luther at Augsburg
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10:00 PM
Caltech at Soka
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10:00 PM
La Sierra at Occidental
Live Stats Video
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10:30 PM
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at Azusa Pacific
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2:00 PM
Stephens at MacMurray
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3:00 PM
St. Olaf at UW-Stevens Point
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3:30 PM
Mass-Dartmouth at Salve Regina
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4:00 PM
Norwich at Colby-Sawyer
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4:00 PM
Morrisville State at Southern Vermont
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4:00 PM
Simmons at Smith
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4:00 PM
Bard at SUNY-Cobleskill
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4:00 PM
Alvernia at Lancaster Bible
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4:00 PM
Washington College at Cabrini
Live Stats Video
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4:00 PM
Misericordia at Lebanon Valley
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4:00 PM
Allegheny at John Carroll
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4:00 PM
Massachusetts Maritime at Becker
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4:00 PM
Rutgers-Newark at Staten Island
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4:00 PM
Wesleyan at Mass-Boston
Live Stats
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4:00 PM
Eastern at Rosemont
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4:00 PM
Cedar Crest at Valley Forge Christ.
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4:00 PM
Lasell at Roger Williams
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4:15 PM
Marymount at Randolph-Macon
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4:30 PM
St. Joseph (Conn.) at Trinity (Conn.)
Audio
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4:30 PM
Daniel Webster at Anna Maria
Live Stats
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4:30 PM
Bluffton at Wooster
Video
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4:30 PM
Southern Virginia at Eastern Mennonite
Video
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5:00 PM
Albany Pharmacy at Sage
Video
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5:00 PM
Mount Aloysius at Penn State-Harrisburg
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5:00 PM
Immaculata at Albright
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5:00 PM
Point Park at La Roche
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5:00 PM
Houghton at Penn State-Behrend
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5:00 PM
SUNY-Maritime at Lehman
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5:00 PM
Martin Luther at UW-Superior
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5:00 PM
Beloit at Concordia-Chicago
Live Stats
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5:00 PM
UW-Eau Claire at Bethel
Live Stats Video
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6:00 PM
Mitchell at Coast Guard
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6:00 PM
Western New England at Western Connecticut
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6:00 PM
Endicott at Salem State
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6:00 PM
Salisbury at Richard Stockton
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6:00 PM
Rose-Hulman at Greenville
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6:00 PM
Nebraska Wesleyan at Simpson
Video
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6:00 PM
UW-River Falls at Hamline
Live Stats Video
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6:00 PM
Coe at Cornell
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6:00 PM
UW-Platteville at St. Ambrose
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7:00 PM
King's at Penn State-Berks
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7:00 PM
Messiah at Johns Hopkins
Live Stats Video
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7:00 PM
Ramapo at Mount St. Mary
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7:00 PM
Gettysburg at Shenandoah
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7:00 PM
Brooklyn at Montclair State
W:
7:00 PM
Emmanuel at Fitchburg State
Video
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7:00 PM
William Paterson at St. Joseph's (L.I.)
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7:00 PM
Frostburg State at Washington and Jefferson
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7:00 PM
Wittenberg at Wilmington
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7:00 PM
Stevenson at Dickinson
Video Video
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7:00 PM
Gordon at WPI
Video
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7:00 PM
Ursinus at Arcadia
Live Stats
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7:00 PM
Bethany at Muskingum
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7:00 PM
Pitt-Greensburg at Geneva
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7:00 PM
York (Pa.) at Elizabethtown
Live Stats Video
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7:00 PM
Virginia Wesleyan at New Jersey
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7:00 PM
SUNY-Canton at Plattsburgh State
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7:00 PM
Hood at Catholic
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7:00 PM
Pomona-Pitzer at Master's
Live Stats Video
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7:30 PM
FDU-Florham at Kean
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7:30 PM
New England College at Regis (Mass.)
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8:00 PM
King's (NY) at Yeshiva
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8:00 PM
UW-Stout at St. Mary's (Minn.)
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8:00 PM
Concordia (Wis.) at UW-Whitewater
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8:00 PM
Dubuque at North Park
No contests today.
No contests today.