Borkan Earns Women's Soccer America East All-Rookie Team Honors, Blondin and Murray All-Academic
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman goalkeeper Mimi Borkan (Medfield, Mass.) of the University of New Hampshire women's soccer team was named a member of the 2013 America East Women's Soccer All-Rookie squad, announced by the conference Wednesday. Junior Hannah Blondin (East Hampton, Conn.) and senior Colleen Murray (Bedford, N.H.) were tabbed to the All-Academic Team.
Borkan started 13 of the 15 games she played and finished with a record of 3-5-5 with five shutouts. Her shutout mark was the most since 2006 when former Wildcat Lynn Gugliuzza recorded seven. The rookie recorded a shutout streak of 293:14 that spanned nearly three games (Sept. 25-Oct. 3). Borkan totaled 1349:12 between the pipes, recording a goals against average of 0.87 and a save percentage of .849.
Blondin, an anthropology major, earned her first nod to the All-Academic Team after recording a grade point average of 3.89. The back started all 18 games that the Wildcats played and helped UNH secure six shutouts on the year. Murray also earned her first All-Academic Team accolade as a biology major with a 3.75 GPA. The Granite State native started nine of the 16 games she played and ranked second on the team in total shots with 38.
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|Mimi Borkan||Hannah Blondin||Colleen Murray|