Amy Samuelson was named to the honorable mention list of the 2015 NAIA Women’s Soccer All-America Team.
Amy Samuelson, a senior forward from Sioux City, was named a 2015 NAIA Women’s Soccer Honorable Mention All-American.
Samuelson was the Mustangs’ leading scorer this past season with career-high totals of 17 goals and 12 assists for 46 points. She also led the Mustangs with five game winning goals.
She is the Mustangs’ first NAIA Women’s Soccer All-American since Kelly Berst, Kate Goss, Maggie Kukuk, Lindsay Neste, and Maureen Vandenbroucke all received honorable mention honors in 2007.
Samuelson, a four-year starter, scored 37 goals and 28 assists for 102 points during her Morningside career to make her one of only five players in school history to score over 100 career points. She finished her career as the fifth leading career scorer in Morningside history with 37 goals and 102 points and ranks third in the Mustangs’ record book with 28 career assists.
Samuelson’s exploits helped lead Morningside to a 15-6-1 record during the 2015 campaign. The Mustangs won the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Tournament with a 2-1 victory against Concordia University to advance to the NAIA Women’s Soccer National Championship, where they suffered a 3-0 first round loss against second-ranked University of Northwestern Ohio.
Click here for the complete 2015 NAIA Women’s Soccer All-America Team.