RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Felician College senior Alysia Arcona (Hackettstown, N.J./Hackettstown) has been named to the 2013 All-Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Women's Soccer Second Team. The conference's award winners were voted on by its 13 head coaches and announced today.
Arcona, a 5-foot-8 forward, is an all-conference selection for the third time, having also been chosen for the Second Team in 2012 and as a freshman midfielder in 2010. This season, she started all 18 games for the Golden Falcons, leading the team with 12 points on five goals and two assists. She produced two game-winning goals.
Arcona tops the CACC with 69 shots, and is tied for 19th in the conference in points. She scored twice in an Oct. 15 win at Concordia (N.Y.) College, and earned a goal and an assist in her team's Oct. 9 victory over Bloomfield College.
A four-year starter, Arcona accumulated career totals of 25 goals and 19 assists in 69 matches. She is tied for sixth all-time at Felician in goals and tied for second in career assists. Arcona was also a 2012 Capital One Academic All-America® award winner, and recently claimed her third Capital One Academic All-District honor.
Arcona is a 2010 graduate of Hackettstown High.
The Golden Falcons finished with an overall won-lost-tied record of 4-9-5. They placed 11th on the CACC table with 14 points (3-4-5).
Felician has now had three student-athletes earn all-conference honors this academic year.
The complete 2013 All-CACC Women's Soccer Teams and special award winners can be viewed at http://caccathletics.org/sports/wsoc/2013-14/releases/2013caccwsocallconf.pdf.
Felician College is a coeducational, liberal arts, Catholic college, enrolling 2,300 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business and Management, Teacher Education, and Health Sciences and Nursing. A Division II member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Felician College competes in baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, cross-country, men's golf, women's volleyball, and cheerleading. Founded in 1942 by the Felician Sisters in the Franciscan tradition, Felician College is located on two campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey.