Hilliard and Craddock Named to 2013 USCAA National All-Academic Team
Junior center back, Erika Hilliard (Bedford, TX) and junior center midfielder, Caroline Craddock (Peyton, CO) have been named to the United States College Athletic Association's (USCAA) National All-Academic Team. Student-athletes earn All-Academic honors by being an upperclassmen who has earned a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher over the course of their academic career. Hilliard is a first time selection and Craddock was also recognized in 2012. Both players were instrumental in the team's success this season with a 10-4 overall record (5-1 in the HVIAC conference) and a trip to the conference championship game, a 3-1 loss to Albany Pharmacy. Hilliard, a team captain, was an anchor on defense and also chipped in with 2 assists. Craddock helped steady the Lady Lions midfield and added 4 goals and 4 assists.