Men's and Women's Soccer Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award

Men's and Women's Soccer Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award

BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s and women’s soccer teams earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 academic year, the association announced Wednesday.

LMC was one of 206 schools to have both teams recognized while being the only Conference Carolina representative on the list. The Bobcats are one of three teams in the Southeast Region to claim both awards.

Coach Lee Squires’ squad sports a 3.13 grade-point average and has earned the award for the third consecutive team.

Women’s soccer impressed with 3.55 GPA and is one of the highest marks in the country.

Schools to earn award for both teams

AIB College of Business
University of Akron
University at Albany
Alfred University
American University
American International College
Amherst College
Anderson University
Appalachian State University
Arcadia University
Auburn University Montgomery
Augustana College
Baldwin Wallace University
Bard College
Barry University
Bates College
Belmont University
Bethel University
Binghamton University
Birmingham-Southern College
Bluffton University
Boston University
Bowdoin College
Brandeis University
Brown University
University at Buffalo
Bucknell University
California Lutheran University
University of California San Diego
University of California Santa Cruz
Carleton College
Case Western Reserve University
Carnegie Mellon University
Catholic University
Centenary College (N.J.)
Central College
University of Central Florida
University of Charleston
Clark University
Clarke University
Clarkson University
University of Cincinnati
Colby College
Columbia University
Concordia College-Moorhead
Concordia University Nebraska
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Creighton University
Dakota Wesleyan University
Dartmouth College
University of Dayton
Denison University
Denver University
DePaul University
Dominican University
Dordt College
Drake University
Drew University
Drexel University
Drury University
University of Dubuque
Duke University
East Stroudsburg University
East Tennessee State University
Eastern Connecticut State University
Edgewood College
Elon University
Emerson College
Endicott College
University of Evansville
Fairfield University
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Southern College
Fordham University
Furman University
George Washington University
Georgetown University
Gonzaga University
Grinnell College
University of Hartford
Hartwick College
Haverford College
Hastings College
Hofstra University
Hope College
Houston Baptist University
Husson University
Illinois College
Illinois Wesleyan University
Iona College
University of the Incarnate Word
IUPUI
Johns Hopkins University
Juniata College
University of Kentucky
La Salle University
Lafayette College
Lake Forest College        
Lawrence University
Lees-McRae College
Lehigh University
Lesley University
Lewis University
Lincoln Memorial University
Lock Haven University
LIU Brooklyn
University of Louisville
Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University Maryland
Lynn University
Macalester College
Manchester University
Marquette University
UMBC
Maryville College
Marywood University
University of Memphis
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Misericorida University
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Missouri State University
Monmouth University
University of Montevallo
University of Nebraska-Omaha
Nebraska Wesleyan University
University of New Hampshire
New Jersey City University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
University of New Mexico
New York Institute of Technology
Niagara University
University of North Carolina-Pembroke
University of North Carolina-Wilmington
North Carolina State University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University
University of Notre Dame
Oakland University
Oberlin College
Ohio Dominican University
Ohio State University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Oklahoma Christian University
Ottawa University
University of Pennsylvania
Penn State University
University of Pittsburgh
University of Portland
Princeton University
Principia College
Quinnipiac University
Radford University
University of Rhode Island
Rhodes College
University of Rochester
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rockhurst University
Roger Williams University
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Rutgers University
St. Edward's University
University of Saint Francis
Saint Francis University
St. Lawrence University
Saint Louis University
Saint Mary's College of California
St. Mary's College of Maryland
St. Olaf College
SCAD Savannah
University of San Diego
Seattle University
Seattle Pacific University
Shawnee State University
Skidmore College
Sonoma State University
University of South Carolina
University of South Carolina Upstate
University of South Florida
Southern Connecticut State University
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Springfield College
SUNY Geneseo
Stetson University
Stony Brook University
Susquehanna University
Temple University
Thomas University
Trinity University
Union University
Washington & Lee University
Washington University in St. Louis
Webster University
West Virginia University
Westminster College (Pa.)
College of William & Mary
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Young Harris College

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