Godfrey named ACC Freshman of the Year; Five UVA players honored

ACC Freshman of the Year Lia Godfrey
ACC Freshman of the Year Lia Godfrey(wvir)
Published: Nov. 13, 2020 at 11:09 PM EST
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia women’s soccer team had five players earn All-ACC honors on Friday, including Lia Godfrey, who was named the ACC Freshman of the Year.

Godfrey has three goals, and a team-high six-assists, which is also the second-most in the nation.

She’s the fourth-player in school history to earn the award, joining Becky Sauerburnn (2003), Jess Rostedt (2005), and Morgan Brian (2011).

Junior Alexa Spaanstra earned First Team All-Conference honors.

Godfrey, Rebecca Jarrett, and Diana Ordonez were named to the Second Team, while Samar Guidry was named to the All-Freshman team.

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