Mount Vernon Nazarene University
800 Martinsburg Rd
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Three Lady Cougars Named to NAIA Region IX Soccer Teams
written by Dave Parsons, Sports Information Director
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio - Three members of the Mount Vernon
Nazarene University women’s soccer team were recently honored when
the NAIA Region IX First and Second Teams were announced.
Kristy Brandolini, a sophomore forward from Twinsburg, Ohio,
highlighted the list for the Lady Cougars as she was selected to
the NAIA Region IX First Team. The former Twinsburg High School
star led MVNU with 20 goals and seven assists in 17 matches in
Krysti Wilson, a junior goalkeeper from Sunbury, Ohio, joined
Brandolini on the NAIA Region IX First Team as she earned the
honor for the third straight season. The former Big Walnut High
School standout posted a 1.20 goals against average with four
shutouts this season.
Leanna Goss, a senior defender from Westerville, Ohio, was named
to the NAIA Region IX Second Team. The former Westerville South
High School product registered one goal and two assists as she
started all 19 matches. She also helped anchor the defense that
posted six shutouts on the year.
The Lady Cougars completed the season with a 12-6-1 overall
record. MVNU also finished second in the American Mideast
Conference South Division with a 6-1-1 conference mark.