KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Senior Abby Onderwyzer Gold has been selected as a United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-American as announced by the United Soccer Coaches Association.
Student-athletes receiving Scholar All-America recognition at these levels meet the following criteria: 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or better throughout career, started more than 50 percent of all games and significantly contribute to their team, nominated by head coach of current College Services member institution, junior or above in academic standing.
Players on this year's Scholar All-America Teams will be formally acknowledged for their accomplishments on the field and in the classroom at the All-America Luncheon on January 20, 2018 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in conjunction with the 2018 United Soccer Coaches Convention.
Onderwyzer Gold was selected as a Third Team Scholar All-American and becomes the First United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-American in program history. She is a Neuroscience major from Oakland, CA with a 3.66 Cumulative GPA. Abby led the Sagehens this season with 17 points and a team-high eight goals. She was tabbed First Team All-West for the first time in her career and First Team All-SCIAC for the second-straight season as she scored in six of the game she appeared in this season with two multi-goal games.
She ends her career at Pomona-Pitzer with 17 goals and 10 assists which lands her at tenth all-time in career points for the Sagehens with 44.