Five MW Teams Garner NSCAA Academic Award
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Five Mountain West women’s soccer programs have been honored by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) with the association’s team academic award for the 2014-15 academic year. Fresno State, Nevada, UNLV, Utah State and Wyoming are five of 558 collegiate women’s teams across the nation to receive the honor.
Utah State tops the list of MW programs with a 3.51 GPA. It is the 13th consecutive year the Aggies have earned the award.
The NSCAA annually recognizes college and high school soccer programs that have excelled in the classroom, in addition to their work on the field. The award recognizes programs with a team grade-point average of 3.0 or higher. A total of 867 soccer teams nationally earned the award in 2014-15.
NSCAA Team Academic Award
Utah State – 3.51
Wyoming – 3.24
UNLV – 3.19
Fresno State – 3.15
Nevada – 3.13