Babar Named NSCAA First Team All-Region

SPOKANE, Wash. - Anisa Babar has been selected First Team All-Region, according to the National Soccer Coaches Association of American (NSCAA).

Babar had previously been chosen as Northwest Conference Defender of the Year by the coaches in the NWC.

A 2011 team captain, Babar (Sr., D, Vancouver, Wash.) was a rock for the Pirates this season on defense.  She was the middle defender in the Pirates' three-back defensive line. In 2009 she was selected to the NSCAA All-Region Second Team and she is a three-time All-NWC honoree. Babar was the NWC Defender of the Week once this season.

Whitworth finished with an overall record of 8-6-4 and a conference record of 8-4-4 to finish fourth in a close conference race. The Bucs were three points behind third place Willamette University.