BUCKHANNON – Junior defender Kelsie Hibbs of the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat soccer team was one of 13 student-athletes selected to the 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District 2 Women's Soccer Team recently.
CoSIDA recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performance athletically and in the classroom. First-team honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot, where first, second and third-team All-America honorees will be selected later this academic year.
District 2 consists of 28 women's soccer teams from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), Mountain East Conference and Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association.
Hibbs is one of the anchors of a West Virginia Wesleyan defense that has posted 13 shutouts which ranks them fifth nationally in shutout percentage.
The defense ranks sixth nationally in goals against average (0.33 per game).
Hibbs, a native of Morgantown, W. Va., is an Exercise Science major with a 3.90 GPA.
The Lady Bobcats posted a 12-2-3 record during the regular season and will face the University of Charleston in the first round of the MEC Tournament Wednesday night.
For a complete listing of the All-District 2 players, please click here.