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The Kansan - Newton, KS
  • Bethel’s Wiley named pre-season’s best keeper 

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  • WICHITA Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Head Women's Soccer Coaches have selected the 2012 Preseason All-KCAC Team. The group, which is made up of returning 2011 first and second team All-KCAC performers, was chosen at the KCAC Sport Management Conference hosted by Ottawa University on August 7.?Student-Athletes highlighting the 2012 preseason team are: Monique Orocio (SR, Kansas Wesleyan), Yadira Toraya (SR, Kansas Wesleyan), and Madison Wiles (SO, Bethel).?Orocio, the 2011 KCAC Offensive Player of the Year, led the Coyotes during the regular season in goals scored with 12, nine in KCAC play.She also added three assists. She ranked second in the KCAC in goals and total?points.?Toraya, the 2011 KCAC Defensive Player of the Year, helped the KWU defense hold opponents to just 15 goals through the entire season and only four in KCAC play. She scored six goals and tallied four assists during the regular season. Toraya was named a 2011 NAIA All-American Honorable Mention selection.?Wiles, the 2011 KCAC Goal Keeper of the Year, led the conference in saves per game with 6.78, ranking her 27th in the NAIA. Wiles was named a 2011 NAIA All-American Honorable Mention selection, the first Thresher to reach such a ranking since 1998.?Defending regular season champions, Kansas Wesleyan, leads all schools with six student-athletes on the list. The team is made up of six seniors, a junior, and six sophomores.Name, School, Hometown?Monique Orocio, Kansas Wesleyan, Oxnard, Calif.?Autumn Surage, Ottawa, Colorado Springs, Colo.?Araceli Sanchez, Kansas Wesleyan, Moreno Valley, Calif.?Crystal Sanchez, Kansas Wesleyan, Fontana, Calif.?Kelsey Strang, Kansas Wesleyan, Temecula, Calif.?Megan Duggins, Friends, Wichita?Yadira Toraya, Kansas Wesleyan, Oxnard, Calif.?Taylor Mays, Ottawa, Olathe?Maddie Chapin, Southwestern, Andover?Jordan Tapia, Ottawa, Chino, Calif.?Stephanie Chapman, Saint Mary, Gerald, Mo.?Leanne Brown, Kansas Wesleyan, Palmdale, Calif.?Madison Wiles, Bethel, Hutchinson, Kan.

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