King earns USC Team Academic Award

Photo credit: Danielle Stauffer
Photo credit: Danielle Stauffer

USC College Team Academic Awards

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men's soccer team was honored by the United Soccer Coaches (USC) on Thursday when the association announced their Team Academic Award winners. The Tornado earn the award for the fourth straight year.

To qualify for the USC Team Academic Award, a team needs to have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. King was one of 289 men's teams across the country that earned the award and one of six Conference Carolinas member school to earn the distinction.

Under the tutelage of Richie Rose, the Tornado posted a team GPA 3.10, earning the USC Team Academic Award for the fourth time in program history.