Nov. 15, 2012
ATHENS, Ohio - Cathryn Altdoerffer and Taylor Brown of Ohio Field Hockey have been named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-Region Team, the organization announced on Thursday. The two Bobcats were named to the Second Team of the West Region.
This honor comes just two weeks after both Altdoerffer (Conestoga, Pa.) and Brown (Elkton, Md.) were named First Team All Mid-American Conference.
Brown led the Bobcats in multiple scoring categories during the 2012 season: goals (11), points (30), assists (T-1st with 8), shots (85), and shots on goal (49). Altdoerffer also had a strong season offensively, scoring two goals and contributing five assists.
Altdoerffer and Brown were two of seven MAC student-athletes who earned West Region honors. Bea Dechant (Miami), Julia Hoffman (Kent State), Simone Lazar (Central Michigan), Rebecca Lee (Kent State), and Olivia Miller (Miami) were also named to the Second Team.