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Krulock and Barr Sisters Garner VaSID Field Hockey Honors

December 18, 2015  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Krulock and Barr Sisters Garner VaSID Field Hockey Honors

Having been named to the NFHCA All-South Region teams on Nov. 30, the honors keep piling in for Ashlee Krulock, Bethany Barr, Natalie Barr and Serena Barr.

Krulock and Natalie Barr have been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) All-State first team, while the Barr twins round out the honorees on the second team.

Natalie Barr was also named to the NFHCA All-American third team on Dec. 7. Barr has been named to the VaSID All-State first team for the third time in her career and first since 2013. Barr paced Liberty with 33 points and tied Krulock for the most goals on the team with 14. The senior forward also added five assists and three game-winning markers throughout the 2015 campaign. The Northern Ireland native finished her career as the all-time program leader in goals (54), points (134), shots (308) and game-winning goals (13).

Krulock rounds out the honorees for the Lady Flames on the VaSID All-State first team, earning her second consecutive appearance on a VaSID All-State squad. The senior forward was named to the VaSID second team in 2014. Krulock finished second on the squad in points with 32, one point shy of Natalie Barr. The senior forward tied Barr for the most goals on the season with 14, while also tacking on four assists and three game-winning goals. The Pennsylvania senior finished her career ranked No. 3 on Liberty's all-time goals list with 37. Krulock also ranks fourth all-time in assists with 18, third in points with 92 and third in game-winning goals with eight. Krulock also ended her career having played in 84 contests, tying Erin Dombach for the most contests played in program history.

Serena Barr garnered her third consecutive appearance on a VaSID squad, capturing a place on the VaSID All-State first team in 2013 and 2014. Barr finished third on the team in points with 25 during her junior campaign. The junior defender ended the season with eight goals while also recording nine assists for the third consecutive year. Barr chipped in one game-winning goal during the season. Serena currently ranks first in program history for assists (27), fourth in goals (21) and fourth in points with 69.

Bethany Barr rounds out the honorees for the Lady Flames, making her first ever appearance on a VaSID squad. Barr captured a position on the VaSID second team after turning in a career-best eight goals. Barr finished the season with 23 points and seven assists. Barr's seven assists ranked second on the squad and only two behind Serena. The junior midfielder chipped in two game-winning goals including the game-winner in overtime against Providence on Oct. 25 in Providence, R.I. Barr currently ranks fifth in program history in goals scored with 20, third in assists with 23 and fifth in points with 63.

Player of the Year
Tara Vittese – Virginia

Coach of the Year
Michele Madison – Virginia

Rookie of the Year
Melissa Wilken – James Madison

VaSID All-State First Team
Natalie Barr - Liberty
Ashlee Krulock – Liberty
Riley Tata – Virginia
Tara Vittese – Virginia
Taylor West – James Madison
Lucy Hyams – Virginia
Pippin Saunders – William & Mary
Loes Stijntjes – James Madison
Amy Cooke – Richmond
Catalina Barahona – Old Dominion
Sara Kraeutler – James Madison

VaSID All-State Second Team
Jennifer Burris – Longwood
Melissa Wilken – James Madison
Kelly Quinn – Richmond
Bethany Barr – Liberty
Sarah Breen – Old Dominion
Erin Menges – William & Mary
Serena Barr – Liberty
Emma Drost – James Madison
Booter Ellis – William & Mary
Nadine de Koning – Virginia
Emily Braunewell – Richmond