Keil, Smith Named 2014 UMD Soccer Captains

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Keil, Smith Named 2014 UMD Soccer Captains

April 24, 2014 Updated Apr 24, 2014 at 8:05 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Hannah Keil and Jennifer Smith have each been named captains of the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) soccer team for the 2014 season, the team officially announced on Thursday afternoon.

Both players will be senior midfielders next fall for UMD, with both returning from a 2013 squad that went (17-5-1) and advanced to the NCAA Division II quarterfinals.

Smith returns for her senior season already eighth on the program's all-time assists list with 19, and she her 47 career points are second-most among returning players for 2014.

Keil, meanwhile, comes back for her senior season after totaling seven points as a junior, and she'll try to regain her sophomore year form when she had a career-high 13 points for UMD.

The Bulldogs also announced their 2014 regular season schedule on Thursday afternoon, and that can be viewed here.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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