RICHMOND, VA. – The VCU Men's Soccer Team was honored by the United Soccer Coaches with the College Team Academic Award which recognizes exemplary performance in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year. This is the first time since 2011 that the Rams have earned this award.
College Team Academic Award recipients are active members of the United Soccer Coaches College Services Program with a composite grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale for all players on the roster. VCU is amongst one of the 191 other schools who had both their men's and women's programs among the recipients.
In the 2017-18 season, the Rams reached the Atlantic 10 championship match for the third consecutive season and also earned the No. 16 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament and hosted Butler in the second round.