Women's Soccer

    Dec. 8, 1997

    Millinder Named West Region Women's Soccer Coach of the Year by NSCAA

    LOS ANGELES -- USC women's soccer coach Jim Millinder has been named the West Region NSCAA/Umbro Coach of the Year after leading the Women of Troy to a 16-3-1 mark, the best record in school history.

    USC finished second in the Pac-10 and ranked No. 23 in the nation, but surprisingly was not selected for the NCAA Tournament.

    The other coaches honored were: Mark Krikorian, Hartford (Northeast); John Daly, William and Mary (Mid-Atlantic); Bill Hempen, Duke (Southeast); G. Guerreri, Texas A&M (Central); and Debbie Belkin, Michigan (Great Lakes).