Merten Named First Team DIII All-American

SALEM: Senior forward Anne Merten capped a brilliant career for the Willamette University women’s soccer team by being named to the NCAA Division III First Team All-American squad for the second year in a row.

The NWC’s leading scorer in 2003 and a four-time first team All-NWC selection, Merten (pictured left) was the only NWC player to earn All-American honors this season.

Merten was also named to the 2003 Far West Regional first team along with freshman midfielder Susan Butler. Junior midfielder Naomi Baez was named to the Far West second team.

Sarah Merten

Sarah Merten