FAIRFAX, Va. – George Mason junior midfielder Emily Littell has been named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division I Women’s Soccer Team First Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
 
Littell, a Bioengineering major with a 3.99 GPA, has been selected Academic All-America® each of the last two years.  In 2017, she became the first Mason women’s soccer player in program history to earn the honor.
 
Littell is the second Mason student-athlete in program history to be selected Academic All-America® two times (Art Kulans – Men’s Volleyball 2002, 2003).
 
Among the 34 members of the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division I women’s soccer teams, Littell is one of 31 who carries at least a 3.90 GPA.  She is the only student-athlete from the Atlantic 10 Conference selected 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America®.
 
Littell started all 20 games for the Patriots during the 2018 season and finished second on the team with a career-high five goals.  She finished second on the club in points (12) and played the third-most minutes of any field player on the team (1,633).

A native of Leesburg, Va., Littell helped lead the Patriots to an 8-2-0 mark in Atlantic 10 play during the regular season, setting the program record for wins and points (24) against the conference.  Mason earned a spot in the A-10 Championship for the fourth straight year and advanced to the semifinals.

 

Littell started all 81 games during her four-year career, fourth-most in program history.  She recorded 11 goals and added 18 assists for 38 points during her Mason career and her 18 assists are tied for the eighth-most in program history.

 

The CoSIDA Academic All-America® program is the only Academic All-America designation recognized by the NCAA.  To be eligible for CoSIDA Academic All-District and All-America® consideration, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information director.

All-Time George Mason University Academic All-Americans

1990 – Robert Bailey, Men’s Volleyball (Second Team)

1992 – Jason Robertson, Men’s Volleyball (Third Team)

1992 – Kimberly Saddic, Women’s Track and Field (Second Team)

1996 – Keri Chaconas, Women’s Basketball (Third Team)

2002 – Art Kulans, Men’s Volleyball (Second Team)

2003 – Art Kulans, Men’s Volleyball (First Team)

2005 – Chris Looze, Baseball (First Team)

2009 – Richard Edgar, Men’s Soccer (First Team)

2016 – Jennifer Nakamura, Women’s Track and Field (Third Team)

2017 – Tyler Zombro, Baseball (Third Team)

2017 – John Seals, Track and Field (Third Team)

2017 – Emily Littell, Women’s Soccer (Second Team)

2018 – Nicole Van Oort, Rowing (First Team)

2018 – Emily Littell, Women’s Soccer (First Team)

2018 CoSIDA Google Cloud All-America® Division I Women’s Soccer Teams
FIRST TEAM

GK – Sydney Fortson, U.S. Naval Academy – 3.90 GPA/Aerospace Engineering (Jr.)

D – Brooke Denesik, Texas Tech – 4.00 GPA/Accounting (Sr.)

D – Kelly Dopke, Idaho – 4.00/Medical Sciences (Sr.)

D – Bianca St. Georges, West Virginia – 4.00 GPA/Exercise Physiology (Sr.)

D – Kelli Swenson, Milwaukee – 4.00 GPA/Civil Engineering (Sr.)

M – Holly Fritz, FGCU – 4.00 GPA/Biology (Sr.)

M – Tziarra King, N.C. State – 4.00 GPA/Nutrition Science (Jr.)

M – Emily Littell, George Mason – 3.99 GPA/Bioengineering (Sr.)

F – Kaleigh Haus, Iowa – 4.08 GPA/Biomedical Engineering (Sr.)

F – Jessica Wollmann, Radford – 4.00 GPA/Anthropological Science (Sr.)

F – Jessica Yu, Oregon – 4.02 GPA/Accounting (Jr.)

 
SECOND TEAM

GK – Heather Martin, Texas State – 4.00 GPA/Psychology (Jr.)

D – Carli Arthurs, Stephen F. Austin – 4.00 GPA/Mathematics (Jr.)

D – Mecara Bruce, St. John’s – 4.00 GPA/Finance (Sr.)

D – Hannah Drkulec, Iowa – 4.11 GPA/Biomedical Engineering (Jr.)

D – Stacia Mallin, Memphis – 4.00 GPA/Biomedical Engineering (Jr.)

D – Paige Welch, Oklahoma – 4.00 GPA/Biomedical Engineering (Sr.)

M – Kerry Abello, Penn State – 4.00 GPA/Biology (So.)

M – Kate Del Kava, Illinois State – 4.00 GPA/Animal Science & Pre-Veterinary Medicine (Jr.)

M – Emily Ogle, Penn State – 3.99 GPA/Kinesiology (Sr.)

F – Iris Achterhof, Old Dominion – 3.99 GPA/Business Analytics/Finance (Sr.)

F – April Bockin, Minnesota – 3.80 GPA/Kinesiology (Sr.)

F – Erin Torrence, Eastern Kentucky – 4.00 GPA/Occupational Science (Sr.)

 
THIRD TEAM

GK – Olivia Swenson, North Dakota – 4.00 GPA/Accountancy (Sr.)

D – Kylie Bostick, Coastal Carolina – 4.00 GPA/Marine Science (Jr.)

D – Alana Cook, Stanford – 3.53 GPA/Symbolic Systems (Sr.)

D – Linda Fiorito, Drake – 4.00 GPA/Marketing (Sr.)

D – Monique Iannella, Hofstra – 4.00 GPA/Business Analytics (Sr.)

M – Elisa Baeron, Bowling Green – 4.00 GPA/Exercise Science (Sr.)

M – Catherine Levasseur, Memphis – 4.00 GPA/Communication & Journalism (Sr.)

M – Emma Welch, Alabama – 4.00 GPA/Marketing (UG&G) (Sr.)

F – Kayla McCoy, Duke – 3.76/Cultural Anthropology (Sr.)

F – Kristin Nason, Eastern Michigan – 4.00 GPA/Communications & Business (Gr.)

F – Katie Wells, Indiana State – 3.96 GPA/Athletic Training (Sr.)

 



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