The combined 1996 first team All-America selections of the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America (NSCAA) and the 11 Soccer America MVPs. Holdovers from the combined 1995 All-America team are in bold type.
GOALKEEPER— Jen Renola, Notre Dame, Sr.
DEFENDERS— Erin Taylor, Maryland, Sr.; Sara Whalen, Connecticut, Jr.; Staci Wilson, North Carolina, Jr.; Nel Fettig, North Carolina, Jr.
MIDFIELDERS—Emily Stauffer, Harvard, Jr.; Justi Baumgardt, Portland, Jr.; Cindy Daws, Notre Dame, Sr.; Jennifer Lalor, Santa Clara, Sr.; Tiffany Roberts, North Carolina, Soph.; Kari Uppinghouse, Nebraska, Jr.
FORWARDS— Bryn Blalack, Texas A&M, Jr.; Kerry Connors, Connecticut, Sr.; Danielle Fotopoulos, Florida, Jr.; Debbie Keller, North Carolina, Sr; Cindy Parlow, North Carolina, Soph.