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Kara Hines Claims Spot on Top All-Region Team

Junior midfielder Kara Hines was named First Team All-Region by the IWLCA for the second year in a row.
Junior midfielder Kara Hines was named First Team All-Region by the IWLCA for the second year in a row.

GRAND LAKE, Colo. – Capital University junior Kara Hines earned a spot on the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) all-region team, as announced by the organization on Friday afternoon. Hines was named First Team All-Great Lakes Region following another stellar


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For the third time in her career, midfielder Kara Hines (Columbus, Ohio/Worthington Kilbourne) was named All-Great Lakes Region. This year the junior was named to the first team for the second consecutive year. In 2017, Hines scored 50 goals and added three assists for a total of 53 points. She averaged 3.57 goals per game after missing one contest and leaving one contest early due to injury.

Hines also ranks nationally in draw controls per game won. As of the most recent NCAA statistics rankings released on May 10, Hines is No. 35 in Division III with 5.29 draw controls per match. She totaled 74 DCs. She is also just outside of the top 50 in goals per game.

This season, Hines recorded nine hat tricks, had three games with five or more goals and tied her career high – which is also a program record – by scoring eight goals in the team's 21-2 win over Heidelberg University.

Earlier this week, Hines was named First Team All-OAC for the third consecutive year.

Every student-athletes named all-region are now eligible for inclusion on the IWLCA All-American teams, which will be announced on Friday, May 19.