Aggie Soccer Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award

The New Mexico State soccer team earned recognition from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) for posting a 3.26 GPA under first-year head coach Blair Quinn. The Aggies were one of five WAC teams to be honored. The Aggies finished the 2011 season with a winning record of 10-8-3 and also recorded their first even WAC Tournament victory defeating Hawai'i 2-1 in the first round. This is the third consecutive year the Aggies have earned recognition from the NSCAA for their academic work as they also won team awards in 2009 and 2010.

WAC Schools Earning the 2010-11 NSCAA/adidas Team Academic Award
School, Coach, GPA
Fresno State, Brian Zwaschka, 3.36
Idaho, Peter Showler, 3.46
Nevada, Melissa Price, 3.07
New Mexico State, Blair Quinn, 3.26
San Jose State, Jeff Leightman, 3.01
Utah State, Heather Cairns, 3.43