NSCAA announces MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalists

(Via NSCAA) – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced on Tuesday the 15 men’s semifinalists and 15 women’s semifinalists in consideration for the 2016 MAC Hermann Trophy, based on voting by NCAA Division I soccer coaches.

The MAC Hermann Trophy, the most coveted individual honor in NCAA Division I soccer, has been awarded annually since 1967. Most recently, Jordan Morris (Stanford) and Raquel Rodriguez (Penn State) received the award for outstanding intercollegiate performances during their 2015 seasons.

Three men’s finalists and three women’s finalists will be named on December 14 at the conclusion of voting by NCAA Division I soccer coaches. The 2016 MAC Hermann Trophy banquet will be held at the Missouri Athletic Club in St. Louis on January 6, 2017 to formally announce this year’s winners.

2016 Men’s MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalists

FIRST NAME LAST NAME CLASS POS SCHOOL HOMETOWN
Will Bagrou Jr F Mercer University Dacula, Ga.
Alex Crognale Sr D University Of Maryland Gahanna, Ohio
Reagan Dunk* Sr D University Of Denver Dallas, Texas
Wuilito Fernandes Sr F UMass Lowell Praia, Cape Verde
David Goldsmith Sr F Butler University Bristol, England
Julian Gressel Sr F Providence College Neustadt an der Aisch, Germany
Ian Harkes Sr M Wake Forest University Fairfax, Va.
Jacori Hayes Sr M Wake Forest University Bowie, Md.
Tomas Hilliard-Arce Jr D Stanford University Matthews, N.C.
Tim Kubel Jr D University Of Louisville Stuttgart, Germany
Miles Robinson So D Syracuse University Arlington, Mass.
Albert Ruiz Jr F Florida Gulf Coast University Barcelona, Spain
Tanner Thompson Sr M Indiana University Granite Bay, Calif.
Gordon Wild So F University Of Maryland Cologne, Germany
Brian Wright Sr F University Of Vermont Ajax, Ont.

* Indicates 2015 Semifinalist

2016 Women’s MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalists

FIRST NAME LAST NAME CLASS POS SCHOOL HOMETOWN
Morgan Andrews Sr. M USC Milford, N.H.
Maddie Bauer Sr. D Stanford Newport Beach, Calif.
Kadeisha Buchanan# Sr. D West Virginia Brampton, Ont.
Rachel Corboz Jr. M Georgetown Green Brook, N.J.
Christina Gibbons Sr. D Duke Raleigh, N.C.
Ashley Hatch Sr. F BYU Gilbert, Ariz.
Rachel Hill* Sr. M Connecticut Rollinsford, N.H.
Savannah Jordan* Sr. F Florida Fayetteville, Ga.
Kaleigh Kurtz Sr. D South Carolina Greer, S.C.
Ashley Lawrence* Sr. M West Virginia Toronto, Ont.
Savannah McCaskill Jr. F South Carolina Chapin, S.C.
Margaret Purce Sr. F Harvard Olney, Md.
Stephanie Ribeiro Sr. F Connecticut Pawtucket, R.I.
Alexis Shaffer Sr. M Virginia Cary, N.C.
Andi Sullivan* Jr. M Stanford Lorton, Va.

* Indicates 2015 Semifinalist
# Indicates 2015 Finalist