Louisiana Tech graduated seven key seniors and lost an eighth to a career-ending injury, making the 2016 signing class one of the more important ones for two-time Louisiana Coach of the Year Kevin Sherry who will enter his 10th season at the helm.
Louisiana Tech forward Kathryn Sloan and defender Donya Salomon-Ali were both named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Women’s Soccer All-Louisiana First Team, announced by the LSWA on Sunday.
Louisiana Tech defender Donya Salomon-Ali was named to the 2015 NCAA Division I All-Central Region Second Team, announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
Louisiana Tech junior Kathryn Sloan was named to the 2015 Academic All-America Division I Women’s Soccer Third Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Louisiana Tech’s 2015 season started out much the same way as the year before. The Lady Techsters were picked preseason to finish towards the bottom of Conference USA.
A week after being named to the Academic All-District XI First Team, Louisiana Tech’s Kathryn Sloan has been selected to the 2015 Conference USA All-Academic First Team for women’s soccer.
Louisiana Tech made another late run in the regular season to qualify for the Conference USA Tournament, but had its season come to an end in the quarterfinals with a 2-1 loss to Marshall on Wednesday evening at FIU Soccer Stadium in Miami, Florida.
For the first time in program history, Louisiana Tech will play in its second straight postseason tournament when they battle Marshall on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. CT at FIU Soccer Stadium in Miami, Florida.