KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Missouri State women’s soccer players Tara Bailes, Jordan Reppell and Jessica Teahan were named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-Central Region teams. Reppell was named to the first team, Teahan to the second team and Bailes earned honorable mention accolades.
Reppell, a senior, holds a 3.61 grade point average in entertainment management. She was named to the MVC Scholar-Athlete first team for the second-straight season and earned CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District VII second team honors. She was decorated as the 2010 MVC Defensive Player of the Year and earned All-MVC first team, becoming only the fourth MSU player to earn all-conference accolades every year of a four-year career. Reppell also was named to the NSCAA/Performance Subaru All-Great Lakes Region first team in 2010. She was touted as MVC Defensive Player of the Week on October 4 following her first career goal, the game-winner, in 1-0 shutout win over SIU Edwardsville. She also assisted on the game-winning goal in overtime against Creighton on October 22.
As a junior, Teahan has a 3.81 GPA in social work. She was also selected to the CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District VII second team and was named to the 2010 All-MVC first team. She earned 2010 MVC All-Tournament honors following a career-high 11 save performance propelled the Bears to the MVC Tournament Championship match for the first time since 2001. She recorded her 12th career shutout on October 28 against Evansville, the third-best total in team history and has started every match in net for Missouri State the last two seasons.
Bailes, also a junior, holds a 3.97 GPA in finance and business. She scored two goals for the Bears in 2010, including the game-winning goal against Oklahoma. She also assisted on Grace Cross’ game-winning goal with six seconds remaining to give the Bears a 1-0 victory over Indiana State. Bailes started all 19 matches for MSU in 2010.