Eliza Marshall Named 2012 Women’s Soccer Captain

PROVIDENCE, RI – Brown women's soccer head coach Phil Pincince has announced the captain for the 2012 season in a vote by members of the team. Rising senior Eliza Marshall (North Andover, MA) was selected by her peers to lead the Bears this upcoming season.

A two-year starter for the Bears, Marshall led the Bears in 2011 with 15 points (6g, 3a), including two game-winning goals. An Honorable Mention All-Ivy selection in 2011, she ranked seventh in the Ivy League in points, sixth in goals, and fifth in game-winning goals. A two-time selection to the Ivy League weekly Honor Roll in 2011, Marshall enters her senior campaign with 21 career points (8g, 5a) in 46 games/34 starts. Marshall also earned Second Team CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District and was an Academic All-Ivy honoree.

The Bears are tentatively set to open the 2012 season with a 7:00 p.m. contest at St. John's on August 31st.