Press and McCann Named Soccer Buzz Freshman All-America's
Dec. 27, 2007
Christen Press and Allison McCann earned more postseason accolades after being named to the Soccer Buzz Freshman All-America's teams as announced by the magazine. Both Cardinal first year players were also named Top Drawer Freshman All-American's earlier in the month. Press was one of four forwards named to the First Team, and McCann was named to the Fourth Team.
Press, also has already been named the Freshman of the Year in the Pacific-10 conference and was Second Team All-Pacific-10. She was the third Cardinal in the programs history to earn Freshman of the Year honors. Press, from Palos Verdes Estates, Calif., scored eight goals in her rookie campaign and also assisted on six other goals throughout the season despite missing the first two games of the season.
McCann, a native of Carlsbad, Calif., completed a strong rookie season by starting every game but one. She provided strong play in the midfield and added one assist for the season. She was also one of five players to appear in every game for the Cardinal on the season.