A Journal of the FSU Women's Soccer Team in Frostburg, Maryland, USA


This is a journal of what's happening in the FSU Women's Soccer program at Frostburg State. Thanks for checking in and for your interest in FSU Women's Soccer!

Dec 31, 2016

What a Great Year and Season!

The FSU Women's Soccer team had another wonderful season in 2016.  With a tough 2016 schedule, the team responded with our best-ever regular season conference record in the 7 years since joining the CAC.  7 CAC wins and our 4th appearance in the CAC Final.   Quite a year!

Records and Facts of Note for 2016:

  • 23rd season without a losing record in the 23 year history of FSU Women’s Soccer
  • 20th consecutive conference tournament appearance
  • 4th appearance in the CAC Championship Game in 7 years as a CAC member
  • Lost only 2 CAC regular season games shutting out 5 CAC opponents
  • Won a Program Record 7 CAC regular season games to claim the #2 Seed and host the CAC Semifinal
  • FSU placed 4 players on All-Conference Teams 
  • Brooke Shehade was the 3rd leading scorer in the CAC as a Freshman
  • Rhianna Lapen’s GAA (.71) and Save % (.868) ranked 2nd in the CAC
  • Awarded both the NSCAA Team Academic and Ethics Awards for the 9th consecutive year
  • FSU’s Team GPA was the highest in the CAA (3.48) and had the highest % of players earning CAC All-Academic Team Honors
  • Karen Kotofski (Parisi) became the first-ever Women's Soccer Inductee into the FSU Athletics Hall of Fame.  She scored 83 goals for FSU, 20 more then the next closest FSU soccer player, men's or women's
Dani Ferris celebrates scoring in the 2016 CAC Semifinal at FSU.

Dec 22, 2016

Another Great Semester!

Our team earned a Fall 2016 GPA of 3.421. 8 of our players earn a 4.0! Melanie Bell, Katie Broadhurst, Kourtney McLain, AJ Malanik, Dani Ferris, Haley Dalphon, Gwen Schemm, and Rylee Learn all got straight A's! Another 5 players earned just one B grade and 14 earned a 3.5 or better. Another awesome semester in the classroom.

FSU Women's Soccer players continue to be excellent students and have all the options they could want with a college degree.


Dec 12, 2016

Season Awards Banquet

The following players earned team awards at our Annual Awards Dinner at the historic Lyric Theater on Main Street Frostburg.

Best New Player, Brooke Shehade
Most Improved Player, Melissa Krofcheck
Unsung Hero, Anais Ventura
Most Sportsmanlike Player, Kelsi Folch
Scholar Athlete, Melanie Bell
Offensive Most Valuable Player, Dani Ferris
Defensive Most Valuable Player, Lia Kelly