Dew Voted Offensive Player of the Year, four named All-TCCAA

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Keith Gentry
901-333-4114
mgentry@southwest.tn.edu

October 29, 2018 - Sophomore Caitlan Dew, who led the Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) in goals and points this season, was named the TCCAA Offensive Player of the Year in a vote by the coaches. Sophomore goalkeeper Taylor Savage, freshman defender Anna Trotter and freshman midfielder Thaina Aparecida de Paula were also selected first team All-TCCAA. They led the much-improved Southwest women’s soccer team to seven wins this season, regular season conference runner-up and TCCAA tournament runner-up.

Dew scored 11 goals this season, including two goals against Dyersburg State (twice) and Columbia State (with the game-winner in double overtime), and had a total of 23 points. Savage led the conference with 114 saves and two shutouts and ranked second with a 1.88 goals against average and .786 save percentage.

First Team All-TCCAA

  • Goalkeeper – Taylor Savage, Southwest
  • Defense – Natalie Feaster, Motlow State
  • Defense – Anna Trotter, Southwest
  • Defense – Savannah Dickerson, Dyersburg State
  • Defense – Emma Jane Farmer, Columbia State
  • Midfield – Kayla Moultry, Motlow State
  • Midfield – Keely Smith, Motlow State
  • Midfield – Gabby Doyle, Columbia State
  • Midfield – Thaina Aparecida de Paula, Southwest
  • Striker – Tyler Feaster, Motlow State
  • Striker – Caitlin Dew, Southwest

Defensive Player of the Year

Natalie Feaster, Motlow State

Offensive Player of the Year

Caitlin Dew, Southwest

Freshman of the Year

Emily Vallejo, Motlow State

Coach of the Year

Andy Lyon, Motlow State

The Southwest Saluqis 2018 Soccer Team

The Southwest Saluqis 2018 Soccer Team


(L-R)Anna Trotter, Caitlin Dew, Thaina Aparecida de Paula, and Taylor Savage

(L-R)Anna Trotter, Caitlin Dew, Thaina Aparecida de Paula, and Taylor Savage