Aug. 12, 2011
UCLA sophomore midfielder Kelyn Rowe was selected to the College Soccer News preseason All-America first team. He is the only underclassman named to the first or second team.
Rowe, a member of the U.S. Under-20 National team, was a third-team NSCAA All-American in 2010, as well as the Pac-10's Freshman of the Year. He led the Bruins with 10 assists last season, tying the school's freshman record, and he ranked second on the squad in goals scored (seven) and points (24).
College Soccer News ranked UCLA No. 2 in the nation in its preseason poll.
College Soccer News Preseason First-Team All-Americans
Colin Rolfe - Senior - Forward - Louisville
Ethan Finlay - Junior - Forward - Creighton
Antoine Hoppenot - Senior - Forward - Princeton
Tony Cascio - Senior - Midfielder - Connecticut
Ian Christianson - Junior - Midfielder - Georgetown
Arthur Ivo - Senior - Midfielder - SMU
Kelyn Rowe - Sophomore - Midfielder - UCLA
Andrew Wenger - Junior - Defender - Duke
Austin Berry - Senior - Defender - Louisville
Matt Hedges - Senior - Defender - North Carolina
James Belshaw - Junior - Goalkeeper - Duke