Westfal Named To SoccerBuzz Northeast Region First Team

Feb. 2, 2009

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Maggie Westfal, who finished fourth in the Ivy League in points (24), goals (8) and assists (8), has been named to the SoccerBuzz Northeast Region first team. Megan Ashforth, who started all 17 games and helped anchor Yale's defense, was a third team selection.

Westfal, a senior, was also a first team All-Ivy selection and was named first team All-New England. She started all 17 games and recorded her first career hat trick against Sacred Heart.

Ashforth, a junior, made an immediate impact this year after transferring from the University of Virginia. She also earned second team All-Ivy honors.

The Bulldogs finished the season with an 8-7-2 overall record, their seventh straight winning season.

Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity