Sun Belt Conference has announced that Arkansas State women's soccer
forward Loren Mitchell has been selected to the 2013 SBC All-Tournament
team was announced Sunday afternoon after the conclusion of the
championship match and Mitchell is just the third player in the
program's to earn the honor.
sophomore from Lawrenceville, Ga., had the game-winning goal in the Red
Wolves' 2-1 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette in the opening round of
the tournament this
past week. Mitchell scored on a header in the 86th
minute of the match to give A-State its first official victory in the
SBC Tournament and send the Red Wolves to the semifinals for just the
second time in school history.
goal also had added significance for Mitchell, as it gave her 12 on the
season which is tied for the most during a single season in Arkansas
State history. It
was also the sixth game-winning goal of her career which is tied for the
second most in school in history.
started in all 20 games this season and led the team in goals and
points. Her 28 points were the third most in the Sun Belt this year and
the most ever in
a single season in A-State history. She also helped the Red Wolves win
21 games over the last two seasons which is the most in school history
over any two-year span.