Famili Named to Second Team All-Sun Belt


Oct. 31, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Daniella Famili, a senior on the Coastal Carolina women's soccer squad, was named second team All-Sun Belt the league announced on today. The all-conference honors were determined by a vote among the league's women's soccer head coaches.

Famili ranked second in the Sun Belt in goals scored (nine), points (23) and game-winning goals (four). She additionally ranked fourth in the league with five assists. In league play, Famili scored three goals to pace the Chanticleer offense. The Stockholm, Sweden, native earned conference Player of the Week honors (Aug. 22) by scoring three of the team's first five goals to start the season.

Famili has earned postseason conference recognition in all four years of her career at Coastal. She was voted first team All-Sun Belt last season, earned first team All-Big South in 2015 and named to the Big South's All-Freshman team in 2014.

The Sun Belt Women's Soccer Championship begins in Foley, Ala. on Wednesday, Nov. 1. The Chanticleers opening match will pit No. 7 Coastal Carolina vs. No. 2 Texas State at 4 p.m. (CT). Semifinal matches take place on Friday, Nov. 3 and the championship scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 5 at 1 p.m. (CT).

All matches of the tournament will be broadcast by ESPN3 and available on the WatchESPN app. Fans can follow the action from the Foley Sports Tourism Complex via Twitter (@SunBelt) or through live stats available on SunBeltSports.org

First Team All- Sun Belt
Arola Aparicio Gili (Little Rock, Junior, Forward)
Kaylee Davis (Texas State, Sophomore, Forward)
Rio Hardy (South Alabama, Senior, Forward)
Kassi Hormuth (Texas State, Senior, Forward)
Doro Greulich (Little Rock, Sophomore, Midfielder)
Rachel Grout (Texas State, Senior, Midfielder)
Danielle Henley (South Alabama, Senior, Midfielder)
Chandler Cooney (Texas State, Senior, Defender)
Hannah Godfrey (South Alabama, Junior, Defender)
Steffi Hardy (South Alabama, Senior, Defender)
Heather Martin (Texas State, Sophomore, Goalkeeper)

Second Team All-Sun Belt
Kory Dixon (South Alabama, Sophomore, Forward)
Daniella Famili (Coastal Carolina, Senior, Forward)
Sarah Sodoma (Arkansas State, Freshman, Forward)
Selm Bjorgvinsdottir (South Alabama, Freshman, Midfielder)
Chelsea Followwell (South Alabama, Senior, Midfielder)
Jordan Kondikoff (Texas State, Sophomore, Midfielder)
Julia Winter (Troy, Sophomore, Midfielder)
Riley Ebenroth (Arkansas State, Junior, Defender)
Haley Roberson (Troy, Senior, Defender)
Liesa Seifert (Little Rock, Junior, Defender)
Kelsey Ponder (Arkansas State, Junior, Goalkeeper)

2017 Player of the Year
Rio Hardy (South Alabama, Senior, Forward)

2017 Offensive Player of the Year
Kassi Hormuth (Texas State, Senior, Forward)

2017 Defensive Player of the Year
Hannah Godfrey (South Alabama, Junior, Defender)

2017 Freshman of the Year
Sarah Sodoma (Arkansas State, Freshman, Forward)

2017 Newcomer of the Year
Kaylee Davis (Texas State, Sophomore, Forward)

2017 Coach of the Year
Kat Conner, Texas State



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