Lemos & Melara Named to United Soccer Coaches Junior College Women's Division III All-American Teams
Megan Melara was named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches Junior College Women's Division III All-West 1st Team and All-America 2nd Team. Melara also was named to the 2017 Big 8 All-Conference team. Melara has played in 20 games for the Vikings, scoring 4 goals on 5 shots. Melara finished the season with 9 assists, her biggest this season coming in the Big 8 Conference win over No. 1 in the nation, Folsom Lake to Noelle Lemos for the first goal of the game.
Noelle Lemos was named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches Junior College Women's Division III Scholar All-America 1st team. Student-athletes receiving Scholar All-America recognition at the Junior College level must be a sophomore in academic standing at the institution and meet the following criteria: 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or better throughout career. Start more than 50 percent of all games and significantly contribute to their team. Noelle played an integral part of the Vikings Women's Soccer team the past two seasons, earning Big 8 All-Conference honors both seasons, as well as Big 8 Offensive Player of the Year for the 2016 season.