Adams, Henderson Named Freshmen All-Americans

Feb. 10, 2005

LOS ANGELES - After helping the Bruins reach the NCAA Final in December, UCLA's Danesha Adams and Valerie Henderson were recently selected to Soccer America's Freshmen All-America Squad, released last week. UCLA is the only school in the country with two players on the team.

Adams, a forward from Shaker Heights, Ohio, ranked second on the team in scoring with 28 points (12g, 4a) in 2004. She also led the team with five game-winning goals.

Henderson, a goalkeeper from Orinda, Calif., started all 25 matches, ending the season with an 0.67 goals against average. She posted 12 shutouts, giving up just one goal in the Bruins' six matches during the NCAA Tournament.

2004 Soccer America Freshmen All-America Team
Danesha Adams, F - UCLA Amanda Cinalli, F - Notre Dame Lara Dickenmann, MF - Ohio State Jaime Gilbert, F - North Carolina Valerie Henderson, GK - UCLA Caitlin Kennedy, MF - Texas Diana Matheson, MF - Princeton Ashlee Pistorius, F - Texas A&M Denay Riley, D - Penn State Afton Sauer, D - Kansas Ashley Stinton, F - Virginia Tech

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Wednesday, Aug 12
vs. Missouri
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Aug 21
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
L, 0 - 1
Sunday, Aug 23
at San Diego
San Diego, CA
W, 1 - 0 (2OT)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:00 AM PST
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Thursday, Sep 17 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 25 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 01 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Oct 09 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - 1:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 29 - 3:30 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 3:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA First Round
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Second Round
Sunday, Nov 22 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Third Round
Friday, Nov 27 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Quarterfinals