LEWISTON, Maine -- Bates College senior midfielder Kelly McManus was named to the 2011 Longstreth/FHCA Division III All-Region Teams announced Wednesday by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association, her first career postseason award. McManus was named to the Second Team in the New England West Region.
A natural team leader and tough competitor, McManus (Plymouth, N.H.) recorded a pair of assists in addition to one defensive save in the 2011 season. Over her four years on the Bates field hockey team, she accumulated three goals and 14 assists with two defensive saves.
A team captain along with fellow senior Sarah Merullo (Essex, Mass.), McManus is also a three-year member of the Bates softball team.