Women's Soccer Team Honored For Academic Excellence

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The St. Bonaventure women's soccer team has been recognized for its collective academic excellence by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).

The Bonnies earned the NSCAA's Team Academic Award for the 2011-12 academic year by achieving a team grade point average of 3.40. Men's and women's programs across all levels of the NCAA and NAIA that garnered a grade point average of 3.0 or better qualified for the award.

The NSCAA team award marks the sixth straight season the Bonaventure women have been honored, including last year after they producing a 3.41 grade point average.

Coach Manoj Khettry's team also excelled on the field this during the 2012 season, advancing to the Atlantic 10 Championship tournament for a fifth straight year.