The SEC Tournament field is set and Mizzou, courtesy of a program-best second-place finish in the SEC with a 7-2-2 record, comes in seeded second. Missouri’s defense allowed an SEC low 10 goals in league games this season and Head Coach Bryan Blitz was named Coach of the Year while three players were named to All-SEC teams.
Melanie Donaldson (Incarnate Word) is the only St. Louis area player named to the Conference teams, a member of the Second Team. BVNW grad CeCe Kizer was named to the 1st Team as well as being named Freshman of the Year.
Columbia Missourian – Donaldson Thrives Doing the Dirty Work
Donaldson earned All-SEC honors for the first time in her career thanks to her tenacious presence as Mizzou’s defensive midfielder. The junior has started all 18 matches and ranks fourth among field players in minutes played at an average of 82 per contest. She played a major part in the SEC’s best defense, tracking back on numerous occasions to thwart chances. Donaldson also added four points on one goal and two assists in the regular season. In her career, she has started 57 of 60 games and has 16 points on six goals and four assists.
|Subject||Start Date||Start Time||TV|
|#7 LSU vs. #10 Kentucky||11/2/2015||3:30 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|# 8 Vanderbilt vs. #9 Georgia||11/2/2015||6:00 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|#2 Missouri vs. LSU/Kentucky winner||11/4/2015||12:00 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|#3 Ole Miss vs. #6 Texas A&M||11/4/2015||2:30 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|#1 Florida vs. Vanderbilt/Georgia Winner||11/4/2015||5:00 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|#4 Auburn vs. #5 South Carolina||11/4/2015||7:30pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|Missouri/LSU/Kentucky Winner vs. Ole Miss/Texas A&M Winner||11/6/2015||3:30 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|Florida/Vanderbilt/Georgia Winner vs. Auburn/S Carolina winner||11/6/2015||6:00 pm||ESPN SEC Network|
|Championship Match||11/8/2015||1:00 pm||ESPNU|