Kansas City – The Roanoke College Women's Soccer team has been honored by United Soccer Coaches (formerly the NSCAA) as one of the organization's Team Academic Award Winners for their exemplary performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year.
It marks the fifth straight year and the sixth time in the last seven years, RC has been honored with the award. The Maroons finished with a team grade point average of 3.23 last year.
United Soccer Coaches annually celebrates the academic achievements of high school and college soccer teams whose student-athletes collectively demonstrate a commitment to excellence in their studies over the course of a full school year.
College Team Academic Award recipients are active members of the United Soccer Coaches College Services Program with a composite grade point of average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale for all players on the roster.