Mercy Adetoye Honored by Mountain West Conference

July 23, 2008

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Former Cowgirl soccer forward Mercy Adetoye was honored today by being named to the Mountain West Conference 10th Anniversary Women's Soccer Team. The class of elite student athletes was selected by a combined panel of media, institutional and conference personnel and an on-line fan poll.  In order to be eligible for consideration, candidates must have been a First-Team All-Mountain West selection at least once in their careers.

Adetoye was selected to the MWC All-Conference First Team the final three years of her career. She still holds six Cowgirl soccer records including; 24 career goals, 10 career assists, 58 career points and 165 career shots. She also holds the single season record for assists with seven and shots with 73.

Adetoye, a native of Englewood, Colo., is currently working on her Masters Degree at the University of Wyoming.

Anniversary teams will be chosen for each of the 19 conference-sponsored sports during the 2008-09 seasons in celebration of the Mountain West's 10th anniversary.

Mountain West Women's Soccer 10th Anniversary Team
Position Player School Years Played in MWC All-Conference
Forwards: Mercy Adetoye Wyoming 2002-2005 2003, 2004, 2005
  Kim Castellanos San Diego State 2000-2003 2000, 2001, 2002
  Amanda Feigt Utah 2003-2006 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
  Maren Hendershot BYU 1999 1999
  Amy Kofoed Utah 1999-2001 1999, 2000, 2001
  Katie Larkin BYU 2005-present 2005, 2006, 2007
  Annii Magliulo UNLV 2001-2004 2003, 2004
Midfielders: Aleisha Cramer-Rose BYU 2000-2003 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
  Jaime Rendich-Beck BYU 2002-2005 2004, 2005
Defender: Alexis Solovij San Diego State 2002-2005 2003, 2004, 2005
Goalkeeper: Jenna Huff UNLV 2002-2005 2004, 2005