UCM's Bright, Lackey named Capital One Academic All-District First Team

Written by Muleskinner Staff

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) Jennies soccer senior midfielder Becky Lackey and senior defender Kristin Bright were named to the CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District first team on Thursday.
Lackey is a nursing major with a 3.65 grade-point-average, while Bright is a biology education major with a 3.74 grade-point-average.
Lackey leads the Jennies with 19 points (seven goals, five assists). This marks the first CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District honor of her career.
Bright has been an integral part of a Jennies defense that has posted eight shutouts and has limited its opponents to 12 goals in 16 games.
This is the third consecutive CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District accolade and the second time she’s earned first-team honors.
Both players are now eligible for Academic All-America honors.