SEWARD, Neb. – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America recently announced the 2013-14 Concordia University women’s soccer team as a recipient of the NSCAA Team Academic Award. Among the 586 women’s soccer teams across the NAIA and all NCAA divisions that garnered the award, Concordia posted the highest GPA nationally with its collective average of 3.75.
Head coach Greg Henson’s 2013-14 Bulldogs also topped all teams in the nation with 11 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes and was named an NAIA Scholar Team. In addition, Rachel Mussell, then a junior, received Capital One Academic All-District recognition after pacing the team in goals.
This year’s Concordia women’s soccer team, GPAC tournament champion and national tournament qualifier, is on track to place nine more individuals on the NAIA Scholar-Athlete list. Both Mussell and Melissa Stine were named Capital One Academic All-District. Mussell then earned Capital One Academic All-America Second Team recognition.
2013-14 Concordia women’s soccer scholar-athletes