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Heather O’Reilly named ACC All-Academic

Heather O’Reilly, junior middle grades education major and star forward on UNC women’s soccer team, was named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Soccer Team, as announced by ACC Commissioner John D. Swofford on February 8.  

In order to be eligible, student-athletes must have earned a 3.00 grade point average for the fall semester, in addition to maintaining a 3.00 average overall. 

Originally from East Brunswick, N.J., O’Reilly led the league in scoring this year with 18 goals.  She was a two-time Player of the Week in 2005 and was also named the 2005 ACC Offensive Player of the Year.