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    Four Wildcats Named to NSCAA Great Lakes All-Region Team

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Junior defender Nikko Boxall (Auckland, New Zealand/Mt. Albert) earned a spot on the third team.
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    Junior defender Nikko Boxall (Auckland, New Zealand/Mt. Albert) earned a spot on the third team.
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    Dec. 10, 2013

    EVANSTON, Ill. – Four members of the Northwestern men’s soccer team have been named to the NSCAA Great Lakes All-Region Team.

    Sophomore forward Joey Calistri (Deerfield, Ill./Deerfield) was named to the first team. Junior goalkeeper Tyler Miller (Woodbury, N.J./Bishop Eustace) and senior midfielder Chris Ritter (Winnetka, Ill./New Trier) made the second team.

    Junior defender Nikko Boxall (Auckland, New Zealand/Mt. Albert) earned a spot on the third team.


     

     

    The full NSCAA Great Lakes All-Region Team can be found here.

    Calistri started all 21 games for the Wildcats and led the Big Ten Conference is goals (12) and points (28). Miller posted a 9-5-2 record for NU in 16 starts, posting eight shutouts and a 0.94 goals against average. A four-year starter for Northwestern and Senior CLASS Top 10 finalist , Ritter tallied five goals—three game winners—five assists and 15 points for the ‘Cats this season. A solid anchor at defense, Boxall was a big reason for Northwestern’s ability to post nine shutouts in 2013, including a five-game shutout streak early in the season. 

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