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Valpo Women's Soccer Honored for Work in Classroom
Valpo's women's soccer team was honored for academic success for the eighth straight year. (Aran Kessler)
Valpo's women's soccer team was honored for academic success for the eighth straight year. (Aran Kessler)

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Valparaiso University’s women’s soccer team has been named a recipient of the NSCAA Team Academic Award from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.

The award, given annually to schools with a composite grade point average of 3.00 for the academic year, included both fall and spring semesters of a given year.  Thus the award this year is for the 2009-2010 academic year.

This marks the eighth straight year the Crusaders have earned the honor in women’s soccer.

“Once again I am extremely proud of our players for their commitment to the classroom and their ability to represent Valparaiso University in a positive manner,” head coach John Marovich said.

Marovich’s squad posted a 3.27 team GPA, and joined Cleveland State, Green Bay, Loyola, Milwaukee, and Wright State from the Horizon League in receiving the accolade.

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Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
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Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
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Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
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