Diamond Simpson Named NSCAA All-Region
Dec. 12, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released the NSCAA/Continetal Tire All-Region selections recently and Memphis sophomore defender Diamond Simpson was a selection, as voted on by the Northeast Region coaches.
A third team selection, Simpson played a vital role as center-back. A starter in all 21 matches, Simpson scored three goals and added an assist. Simpson logged every minute of the match in 20 of the 21 outings. She helped Memphis to seven clean sheets while another seven opponents were limited to one goal.
This is the second-straight season Simpson has earned All-Region honors. She is the sixth player in program history to garner All-Region honors twice.