LINCOLN — Lincoln Pius X defender Hannah Schafers is among 12 athletes signed by the Nebraska soccer team on Wednesday.
The Huskers are coming off a memorable 2013 season in which they claimed both the regular-season and tournament Big Ten titles for the fourth time in school history and first since 2000. NU went 19-4-1 and 10-1 in the league and made its first NCAA tournament appearance in eight years.
Lia Baldo, F, 5-9, Loyola Academy, Glenview, Ill.
Brooks Brennan, D, 5-9, Academy, Albuquerque, N.M.
Emilee Cincotta, MF, 5-8, Tigard, Ore.
Haley Hanson, MF, 5-6, Olathe East, Overland Park, Kan.
Amanda Hilton, MF, 5-5, St. Charles East, West Chicago, Ill.
Erika Johnson, GK, 5-10, Mounds View, North Oaks, Minn.
Michaela Loebel, F, 5-9, Geneva, Ill.
Alli Peterson, D, 5-9, Iowa City West
Sami Reinhard, MF, 5-8, Woodrow Wilson, Long Beach, Calif.
Hannah Schafers, D, 5-7, Lincoln Pius X
Nikki Turney, D, 6-0, Fraser Heights, Surrey, B.C.
Savanah Uveges, F, 5-10, South Elgin, Bartlett, Ill.