Concordia junior Sam Johnson became the first Cobber women's soccer player to earn All-American honors.

Sam, Sam The All-American!


MOORHEAD, Minn. (12/15/09)-- Concordia junior Sam Johnson (Fargo, N.D./Fargo North HS) was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of American All-American Team it was announced on Tuesday. Johnson becomes the first All-American in the history of the program.

The award closes out the postseason honors for Johnsoon who was also named the MIAC MVP and earned All-Conference honors for the third straight year. She was then named to the NSCAA All-Region Team for the third consecutive season. Along the way she also earned ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American honors.

Johnson scored 22 goals and had three assists for a total of 47 points on the year. That total is the second highest in program history. That total is just six points shy of the school record of 53 points set by Morgan Bain in 2004. During the season she also scored in 11 consecutive games which is the longest consecutive game scoring streak in program history.