Clarksville, Ark.--The University of the Ozarks men's soccer team has been honored for the third consecutive year with a prestigious Team Academic Award from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).
The NSCAA/adidas Team Academic Award is presented to those teams with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average for the 2004-2005 year. Ozarks was one of just 65 intercollegiate men’s soccer programs in the country and the only school in the American Southwest Conference to earn the award. Ozarks posted a 3.01 team gpa to receive the distinction and join Northwestern University, University of Notre Dame and Massachusetts Institute of Technology as winners. Institutions from NCAA Division I, II and III, and NAIA are eligible for the honor.