AUSTIN, Texas (November 21, 2016) – Tars’ midfielder Matt Volk was named Third Team CoSIDA Academic All-American, it was announced Monday. Volk, who received First Team All-District honors earlier this year, is the first Rollins student athlete to be named a CoSIDA Academic All-American, and the Tars’ first Academic All-American since Jack Clifford was selected as a Capital One Academic All-American in 2011.
Volk played in all 16 games for the Tars on the year, making 14 starts. The junior led the Tars, scoring nine goals on the year, adding one assist for a total of 19 points. The St. Augustine, Florida native was also tied for the team lead with a pair of game winning goals on the year. Volk is majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
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