Senior Alyssa Diggs earned a spot on the Capital One Academic All-District 6 First Team
Oct. 31, 2013
COLUMBIA, Mo. - For the second consecutive season, Mizzou soccer senior forward Alyssa Diggs earned a spot on the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District 6 Women's Soccer First Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced on Thursday. Diggs becomes only the third Tiger in program history to become a two-time All-District first team honoree, as she also made the team in 2012.
She is now eligible for the Capital One Academic All-America® teams, announced in late November.
Over her four-year Tiger career, the Coppell, Texas, native is a two-time all-conference first team selection after earning the honors in 2012 in the SEC and 2011 in the Big 12 Conference. She earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-South Region third team and Capital One Academic All-District 6 first team honors as a junior in 2012. She leads all current Tigers with 45 career points on 17 goals and 11 assists.
As a senior in 2013, Diggs has started all 18 games for the Tigers at forward and recorded three goals and three assists for nine points. She tallied Mizzou's game-winning goal in the team's 2-1 win over No. 7 South Carolina on Oct. 18.
Diggs and the Tigers conclude the regular season on Thursday, Oct. 31 with a 7 p.m. game at Arkansas.
2013 Academic All-District 6 First Team
GK: Mackenzie Viktor; South Dakota; Jr.; Fort Collins, Colo.; 3.95; Political science
D: Alex Arlitt; LSU; Jr.; Houston, Texas; 3.87; Accounting
D: Maddie Friedmann; Mississippi; So.; St. Louis, Mo.; 3.85; Liberal arts
D: Cassie Le; Missouri State; So.; White Bear Lake, Minn.; 3.96; Biology
D: Emma Winstead; Drake; So.; Iowa City, Iowa; 4.00; Pre-pharmacy
D: Emma Reed; Central Arkansas; Sr.; Keller, Texas; 3.90; Finance
D: Georgia Russell; Mississippi; So.; Tupelo, Miss.; 3.98; Accounting
M: Kelsey Holbert; Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Jr.; Western Springs, Ill.; 4.00; Chemistry
M: Katie Nasenbenny; Iowa; Jr.; LaGrange, Ill.; 3.88; Psychology / communications stud.
M: Kate Reigle; Marquette; Sr.; Brookfield, Wis.; 4.00; Biomedical sciences
F: Alyssa Diggs; Missouri; Sr.; Coppell, Texas; 3.90; Health sciences
F: Casey Peacock; Southeastern Louisiana; So.' Douglasville, Ga.; 4.00; Criminal justice
F: Rafaelle Souza; Mississippi; Sr.; Salvador; Brazil; 3.75; Engineering
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