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Tuesday, December 03, 2013
The Lipscomb Women’s soccer team was honored with the 2013 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award. A total of 597 women’s soccer teams (Division I, II & III) posted a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher, earning the award for the 2012-13 academic year.
“I’m thrilled for the team to garner this award,” Lipscomb head coach Kevin O' Brien said.
“Our players are studying the most rigorous of disciplines here at Lipscomb; including programs such as Nursing, Pre-Med, Engineering, and Business," O'Brien siad. "Its proof that you can successfully manage the demands of D1 athletics and still achieve exemplary grades in the classroom.
“The girls work very hard to be top students and thoroughly deserve an accolade like this.”