Dec. 30, 2003
LOS ANGELES - UCLA placed two players on the inaugural CSTV Women's Soccer All-America team announced last night within the CSTV Primetime live studio show originating from the CSTV Fieldhouse in New York. The CSTV All-America team was selected by the CSTV and CSTV.com editorial staff.
CSTV, the first 24-hour college sports network, is available to more than 15 million homes nationally on cable and satellite. The network is available on Adelphia and Insight cable systems, among others, and is also available on DirecTV (channel 610). For information on CSTV availability in particular markets, consumers can log on to www.cstv.com or call their cable or satellite operator.
2003 CSTV Women's Soccer All-America Team
Forwards Iris Mora, UCLA, Sophomore Caroline Smith, Kansas, Sophomore Lindsay Tarpley, North Carolina, Sophomore
Midfielders Lori Chalupny, North Carolina, Sophomore Lindsey Huie, Portland, Sophomore Joanna Lohman, Penn State, Senior Leslie Osborne, Santa Clara, Junior
Defenders Nandi Pryce, UCLA, Senior Catherine Reddick, North Carolina, Senior Melissa Tancredi, Notre Dame, Senior
Goalkeeper Leisha Alcia, Illinois, Junior
CSTV Soccer Night, the first national regular season soccer television offering, presented men's and women's soccer games this fall featuring 18 teams that competed in this fall's NCAA Men's and Women's Division I Championships. Among the women's teams featured on CSTV's telecasts were eventual national champion North Carolina, Texas, Stanford, Santa Clara and Notre Dame. College Sports Television also televised the Big East Men's and Women's Soccer Championships semifinals and the Conference USA Men's and Women's Soccer Championships finals. In addition, CSTV profiled North Carolina women's soccer coach Anson Dorrance within the premiere episode of its Nike Training Camp original series. Nike Training Camp goes behind the scenes as top coaches across various college sports share their keys to success through instruction, training techniques and motivation for aspiring college and amateur athletes.
CSTV: College Sports Television televises regular season and championship event coverage in football, basketball, baseball, hockey, soccer, volleyball, lacrosse and other sports from the ACC, Atlantic 10, Big East, Big Sky, Big Ten, Big 12, Big West and Conference USA, as well as the Horizon League, Ivy League, Missouri Valley, Mountain West, Pac-10, SEC, Sun Belt, WAC and West Coast Conferences. CSTV also has programming agreements with the NCAA, U.S. Olympic Committee and NAIA. The network presents NCAA postseason action in baseball, lacrosse, women's ice hockey, field hockey, men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's water polo, gymnastics and track & field. For more information on CSTV, log on to www.cstv.com.
College Sports Television was co-founded by President/CEO Brian Bedol, Chairman Stephen Greenberg and Executive Vice President Chris Bevilacqua. Bedol and Greenberg co-founded Classic Sports Network, which they sold to ESPN and which is now ESPN Classic. Bevilacqua is a former senior executive with Nike Inc., where he headed the company's successful foray into the college market. For more information on College Sports Television, log on to www.cstv.com.
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