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Men's Soccer Named an Academic Award Winner

Men's Soccer Named an Academic Award Winner

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 9, 2019) – Rollins Men's Soccer has been named a United Soccer Coaches 2018-19 Team Academic Award Winner, the organization has announced.

See the full list here.

The Tars finished the year with a 3.46 combined GPA.  This is the second consecutive Academic Award for Rollins men's soccer, and the programs sixth all-time recognition.  Rollins is one of 259 schools that had both the men's and women's teams collect the recognition.

A total of 999 college teams earned the Team Academic Award.  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 for the 2018-19 academic year.

Rollins finished the season at 10-6 overall, and 4-6 in Sunshine State Conference action, and narrowly missed postseason action.  Senior defender Andre Nansen highlighted the squad with a CoSIDA First Team Academic All-District Award.

The 2019-20 incarnation of the Tars return to action tonight, Wednesday, October 9, at 7 p.m. when they host Saint Leo at Barker Family Stadium.

Fans can follow Tars soccer all season long at RollinsSports.com. Fans can also stay up-to-date on the latest #TARnation news by following Rollins Sports on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.