Clarksville, Ark.-Senior forward Ron Hogsett was named to the 2005 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Men's Soccer All-District VI Team, announced by College of Sports Information Directors of America district coordinator Tim Clark. It is the third consecutive year he has received the honor.
Hogsett, a 5-8, 150-pound native of McKinney, Texas, leads the American Southwest Conference in goals (14), points (37) and is tied for the lead in assists (9). He leads the team in all of the aforementioned categories while ranking second in shots (56). Hogsett has recorded two hat tricks this season and has four multi-goal games. Hogsett has led the team in points the last four seasons. He ranks third at Ozarks in career goals (49), assists (31) and points (129). He was named to the 2004 NSCAA/adidas Scholar All-South Region Honorable Mention team. A Political Science major, Hogsett is a three-time All-Conference and ASC All-Academic team honoree. This season, Hogsett helped the Eagles to their league-record sixth consecutive playoff appearance. Hogsett will have his nomination forwarded to the national ballot, from which student-athletes will be selected as Academic All-Americans. The Academic All-District VI Men’s Soccer Team for the college division recognizes outstanding NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, and NAIA student-athletes from the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. To be eligible for Academic All-America honors, student-athletes must be a starter or important reserve with at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) for his career.