DES MOINES, Iowa - The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) recognized the Drake men's soccer team for its academic prowess by naming it as a College Team Academic Award Winner for 2013.
Drake was honored for registering a team grade point average of 3.22 for the 2012-13 academic year under head coach Sean Holmes. The Bulldogs were one of 269 men's programs across all levels of collegiate soccer to be so recognized across the country.
Drake is also one of 182 schools across all divisions to have both its men’s and women’s soccer programs recognized. The women’s team under the direction of head coach Lindsey Horner posted a 3.42 GPA.
The honor marked the ninth time that the Bulldogs have garnered NSCAA College Team Academic Award accolades.
For a complete list of award winners click here.