IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Natalie Winters earned United Soccer Coaches second-team All-North Region honors, it was announced Monday. It is the second all-region nod of her career.
Winters is the fourth player in school history to earn two or more all-region nods in her career, joining Sarah Lynch, Cloe Lacasse, and Melanie Pickertt. Winters was a third-team selection as a junior.
The Plymouth, Michigan, native earned the distinction after tying for the team lead with six goals, including three game-winners, during the 2019 season. The midfielder also had two assists to total 14 points — third-most on the team — and she was 4-for-4 on penalty kicks.
Winters started all 21 games, logging 1,507 minutes and she was second on the team with 36 shots. She earned second-team All-Big Ten honors as a senior, becoming the first player in school history to earn Big Ten postseason recognition all four seasons.
For her career, Winters started 76 of 77 career games, where she finished with 15 career goals and 13 career assists.
Iowa finished the 2019 season with a 15-5-1 overall record, tying the single season school record for victories. The Hawkeyes earned an at-large berth into the NCAA Tournament — the second in program history.