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GPAC Women’s Soccer All-Conference Honors Announced

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The 2023 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women’s Soccer All-Conference team has been selected. The first team and second teams consist of 13 members each. Karinna Tel from Dordt University has been tabbed as the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Offensive Player-of-the-Year, while Grace Soenksen from Concordia University was named the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Defensive Player-of-the#Year. Jade Ovendale of Hastings College has been selected as the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Coach-of-the-Year.

The GPAC Women’s Soccer First Team includes

Forward Karinna Tel Dordt So. Puyallup, Washington

GPAC Women’s Soccer Second Team includes:

Forward Joslyn Terpstra Dordt Fr. Pella, Iowa

Forward Grace Timm Northwestern Sr. Center City, Minnesota

Midfield Julie Dunlap Northwestern Sr. Des Moines, Iowa

Defender Abby Worthy Dordt So. Keller, Texas

Honorable Mention:

Dordt – Ellie Stuart (M), Sydney Hooyer (D)

Northwestern – None


GPAC Men’s Volleyball Players-of-the-Week

Nicodemus Elliott of Dordt University is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Volleyball Attacker-of-the-Week. Elliott, a sophomore, from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, piled