May 24, 2010
Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited that Stephanie Hubbard committed to attend Salem next fall. Hubbard played four strong years of varsity soccer for Coach Erin Norris at Western Harnett High School in Sanford, NC.
Hubbard was selected as a Cape Fear Valley All-Conference performer in 2009 and 2010. She helped lead her team to a conference championship in 2010, and was selected as the team's most valuable defender. Hubbard played club soccer for the Fayetteville Force and was coached by Jeremiah Mattingly.
Hubbard was one of the top students in her class at Western Harnett. She was selected to attend North Carolina Governor's School in the summer of 2009. She was also a Chief Marshall, a member of Beta Club, and a member of Future Farmers of America. Hubbard plans to major in Chemistry at Salem. She is the daughter of Jean and John Hubbard, and her sister Samantha is a rising junior on the team.
Salem College is a NCAA Division III institution located in Winston-Salem, NC. Salem is the oldest educational institution for women in the United States, and was founded in 1772. The institution boasts a proud history of fostering independence in women. Salem was recently ranked number 67 in Forbes magazines second annual ranking of America's 600 best colleges, and as Forbes' number fourteen in their "America's Best College Buys" Top 100.