Rio Grande Sports Information

Rio Grande’s Andrea Vera (left) and Jenna Jones (right) were named to the Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association’s All-Ohio NAIA Women’s Soccer Team on Monday

NEW CONCORD, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande placed two players on the Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association’s All-Ohio NAIA Women’s Soccer Team announced Monday.

Junior goal keeper Andrea Vera (Quito, Ecuador) and senior defender Jenna Jones (Lancaster, OH) represented the RedStorm on the 11-member team.

Vera posted a 9-6-1 record and recorded five shutouts in net for head coach Tony Daniels’ squad, which finished 10-9-1 after a loss to Asbury in the River States Conference tournament championship game.

Vera had 79 saves and a .745 save percentage for the RedStorm, allowing 27 goals in 17 starts.

Jones tied for third in goals scored (4) and was fourth in points (9), while also anchoring Rio’s defensive back line.

Other team members include goal keeper Romane Salvador, defender Sanni Valila and forwards Evdokia Popadinova and Camilla Anderson from the University of Northwestern Ohio; defender Regina Rudden and midfielder Amberly Knox of Mount Vernon Nazarene University; midfielder Megan Klenk and forward Maren Hance of Cincinnati Christian; and Shawnee State midfielder Jenny Campbell.

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