TopDrawerSoccer.com Names Streight Among Preseason Best
TopDrawerSoccer.com's Preseason Best XI Teams
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Texas A&M junior midfielder Meghan Streight was tabbed to TopDrawerSoccer.com’s Preseason Best XI Third Team the website announced on Tuesday.
In 2012, Streight was selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Women's Soccer All-America Third Team.
Streight was one of four Aggies to start all 25 games last season. She tallied 12 points on the year, including three goals. One of A&M's key servers on set pieces, Streight tallied six assists on the season. She earned All-SEC First Team distinction as well as being named to the SEC Soccer All-Tournament Team.
The McKinney Boyd product became the 12th player in Aggie history to land on an NSCAA All-America squad and it marked the 14th time an A&M player was honored as an NSCAA All-American. The Aggies have had players named to the NSCAA All-America team and the former Soccer Buzz All-America squad on 26 occasions.
As a freshman, Streight made an immediate impact in her rookie campaign. She was named All-Big 12 Second Team, Big 12 All-Newcomer and Big 12 Championship All-Tournament along with being named to the NSCAA All-Central Region Third Team. She logged nine points on four goals and one assist as a freshman.
The Aggies posted an historic season in 2012, finishing with a 19-5-1 overall record and winning the SEC Western Division title with a 10-2-1 league ledger. A&M's 19 wins was one shy of the school record and the Aggies posted a school-record 15 shutouts on the year.
The Maroon and White start the 2013 campaign on August 23 when they host the Duke Blue Devils at Ellis Field.