Travia Named Women’s Soccer’s First All-American

Travia Named Women’s Soccer’s First All-American

MILWAUKEE – Senior Sara Travia became the first All-American in MSOE women's soccer history when the National Soccer Coaches Association of American (NSCAA) announced its post-season awards late Thursday.

Travia, who was named all-region for the third time earlier this week, was named to the All-America Third Team.

Travia capped her collegiate career in grand fashion, leading the league in scoring with 19 goals, 46 points and finishing second in the league with eight assists. She was named the NACC Offensive Player of the Year, as well as to the All-NACC First Team for the fourth time. Her final campaign numbers made her the program's all-time leading scorer with 168 career points.

MSOE posted the best season in program history in 2016, winning a school-record 17 games and claiming it's first-ever NACC regular season championship with a perfect 10-0 league mark. The Raiders also repeated as tournament champions to advance to the NCAA Tournament for the second-straight season.