Melanie Baskind and the Crimson close out the regular season at Columbia Saturday (Gil Talbot).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior midfielder/forward Melanie Baskind of the Harvard women's soccer team has been selected to the Capital One Academic All-District first team, it was announced Friday. Baskind, who is a co-captain of the Crimson, is now eligible for Academic All-America honors.
A three-time All-Ivy League selection and a two-time Academic All-Ivy choice, as well as the Ancient Eight Rookie of the Year in 2008, Baskind was a Lowe's Senior CLASS Award nominee this fall. She ranks tied for sixth in program history with career 79 points, is sixth with 25 assists and stands seventh with 27 goals.