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Irish sophomore brings home Hermann trophy

With the swagger of a Texan and the soccer schooling of a Brit, Notre Dame's Kerri Hanks was born to win the Hermann trophy, writes Graham Hays.

Updated: December 5, 2006, 4:57 PM ET
By Graham Hays | ESPN.com

CARY, N.C. -- When you're raised in Texas, but Tottenham Hotspur is your favorite football team, is there really any doubt what the future holds?

Arguably the biggest soccer junkie in the college game, Notre Dame's Kerri Hanks is now inarguably the best player in Division I women's soccer this year after winning the Hermann Trophy presented by the Missouri Athletic Club on Saturday night. Just a sophomore, Hanks beat out fellow award finalists Heather O'Reilly and Yael Averbuch from North ...

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