Valkyries Soccer Earn Three All-Conference Nods

Valkyries Soccer Earn Three All-Conference Nods

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Converse Soccer Team wrapped up their 2016 season at the Conference Carolinas Championship Banquet on Friday afternoon.  Three Valkyries earned Conference Carolinas honors: Nicole Doolittle, Alex Marquez and Emily Barry.

Nicole Doolittle and Alex Marquez earned All-Conference Second Team Honors, while Emily Barry earned an All-Conference Third Team selection.

Nicole Doolittle had a career year scoring a program record 12 goals and tallied two assists.  Doolittle posted a school record 26 points. Nine of her 12 goals game during league play.  Doolittle recorded four multi-goal contests and recorded a hat-trick against Southern Wesleyan.

Doolittle notches her first All-Conference selection to go with two Conference Carolinas Player of the Week honors as well.

Alex Marquez finished the season strong with four goals and three assists. Marquez scored two goals and recorded two assists in the final four matches of league play.  Marquez adds the All-Conference Second Team honor to collection with earning All-Conference First Team during the 2014 season.

Emily Barry adds her first All-Conference honors after posting four assists from her back-line position.  As a defender, Barry also helped the defense to six shutouts. Barry recorded three assists in league play.