UCA gets six on preseason team
The University of Central Arkansas women’s team placed a league-high six players on the preseason All-Southland Conference team.
Juniors Camille Bassett, Ashley Smith and Kristen Ricks are joined on the first team by seniors Dayna Mounie and Stacia Carroll, while senior Alex Moore was named to the second team.
Bassett is the conference’s reigning player of the year after leading the Southland in shots (65) and goals (11), among other categories. She also ranked in the top 10 in the conference in assists, assists per game and game-winning goals.
The Bears play an exhibition match Friday at Southeast Missouri State before starting the regular season against the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Aug. 18.