Player of the Year Laura Gomez headlines four Panthers on DII East Region First Team

December 03, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

A quartet of Adelphi Panthers who helped lead the women's soccer team to the NCAA Division II regional championship final have been named to the 2015 Division II Conference Commissioners Association East Region First Team.

Laura Gomez, Victoria Antonino, Taylor Groth and Taylor Salmon headlined a list of 13 student-athletes named to the First Team All-Region squad. Here are a couple images from the regional championship game against Bridgeport. All photos are Ashley Marshall/Adelphi University.

Gomez (19) earned Player of the Year honors after scoring 12 goals that ranked her first in the Northeast-10 Conference and 45th in the country.

NCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport at Knights Field in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA, on Nov. 20, 2015. Photo: Ashley Marshall/Adelphi University

Antonino (10) recorded five goals, including the double-overtime winner against Merrimack to send the Panthers to the NE-10 final, and two assists.

NCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport at Knights Field in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA, on Nov. 20, 2015. Photo: Ashley Marshall/Adelphi University

Groth (4) was named NE-10 Defensive Player of the Year and anchored a back line that allowed 0.6 goals per game. NCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport at Knights Field in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA, on Nov. 20, 2015. Photo: Ashley Marshall/Adelphi University

Salmon (7) won the NE-10 Championship MVP award and recorded three goals and two assists from defense. NCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport, Knights FieldNCAA DII Women's Soccer: Adelphi vs. Bridgeport at Knights Field in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA, on Nov. 20, 2015. Photo: Ashley Marshall/Adelphi University


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