Atlantic 10 Soccer Programs Earn United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Award
Kansas City, Mo. - United Soccer Coaches, formerly the National Soccer Coaches Association of America or NSCAA, has announced its Team Academic Award winners for the 2016-17 academic year. Among those honored were eight Atlantic 10 women's soccer programs and six men's soccer programs. Four A-10 schools were honored for both women's and men's soccer.
A total of 813 collegiate soccer teams (282 men, 531 women) posted a team grade point average of 3.0 or higher, thereby earning the Team Academic Award for the 2016-17 academic year.
Fordham had the top GPA among Atlantic 10 women's soccer teams, while Dayton's men's team was top among Atlantic 10 programs.
Men's Soccer Teams
University of Dayton, 3.41
Fordham University, 3.28
George Mason University, 3.11
George Washington University, 3.27
University of Massachusetts, 3.08
St. Bonaventure University, 3.08
Women's Soccer Teams
Davidson College, 3.33
University of Dayton, 3.52
Fordham University, 3.54
George Mason University, 3.24
La Salle University, 3.30
St. Bonaventure University, 3.38
Saint Louis University, 3.44
Virginia Commonwealth University, 3.39