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Taylor Stevenson '10 is Named to All-NESCAC Second Team After Posting a Five-Assist Season

Taylor Stevenson '10 earned her first all-NESCAC honor when she was named to the second team after a vote of the conference coaches. Stevenson, who patrolled the midfield, received her first regional award.


Ranking sixth in the NESCAC for assists per game with five in 14 games played, Stevenson averaged 0.36 assists a contest in 2008. A majority of her helpers came via pinpoint corner kicks including a pair in a 3-2 victory over NCAA Division III Tournament qualifier Western Connecticut.

Over her three seasons with the Cardinals, all as a starter, Stevenson has played in 39 of a possible 42 games and has scored one goal along with five assists for seven scoring points.

Wesleyan posted its first winning season in 14 years with a 7-6-1 overall record and a 3-5-1 NESCAC mark in 2008. The team qualified for its first NESCAC tournament and was seeded seventh. The Cardinals were eliminated by NCAA qualifier Amherst, 1-0, during post-season play.