Claire Boughton

Senior Sports Reporter

The women’s soccer team lead an impressive regular season. With playoffs about to kickoff, let’s meet one of the captains!

Nicole De Almeida has been making a name for herself on the field since her first year as an Owl. De Almeida started in all 20 games in her first soccer season at Keene. She was also named LEC Women’s Soccer Rookie of the Year and selected to First Team All-Conference.

Sophomore year De Almeida once again started all 20 games of the season. The season also saw De Almeida make her first career goal in a game against Southern Maine. She also received the LEC Defensive Player of the Year acalide, as well as being First Team All-LEC and LEC All-Academic.

Junior year saw De Almieda named LEC All-Academic for the second year in a row and First Team All-LEC for the third year in a row.

Claire Boughton can be contacted

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