Release courtesy of United Soccer Coaches.
Kansas City, Missouri
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Oct. 4, 2018) – United Soccer Coaches announced on Thursday the Team Academic Award winners at the high school and collegiate levels to recognize exemplary performance in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year. Wesleyan College earned a spot in the United Soccer Coaches College Academic Award with a 3.23 GPA. This is just the second time in program history, dating back to 2011, that the Wolves have garnered the academic award.
A total of 773 college teams (289 men, 484 women) earned the Team Academic Award, including 191 schools who had both their men's and women's programs among the recipients.
All-Time College Team Academic Awards: Women
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 academic year.
College Team Academic Award recipients are active members of the United Soccer Coaches College Services Program with a composite grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale for all players on the roster.