Four UAA student-athletes were named to the 2017 CoSIDA Division III Academic All-America® women's soccer teams selected by the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA).
Sophomore defender Camille Williams of Carnegie Mellon University and senior midfielder Elle Zadina of Case Western Reserve University were each named to the second team. Williams has a 4.00 grade point average in chemistry, while Zadina maintains a 4.00 GPA in computer science.
Senior defender Whitley Cargile and junior midfielder Jenna McKinney of Association champion and NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Championship runner-up University of Chicago were selected to the third team. Cargile owns a 3.87 GPA in economics and McKinney, the two-time UAA Most Valuable Player, has a 3.77 GPA in economics.
The 33 women on the Division III Academic All-America® team have an average GPA of 3.94 with 13 at 4.0 or above. The first team average GPA is 3.99.
The Division III Academic All-America® program is being financially supported by the NCAA Division III national governance structure to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2017-18 Division II Academic All-America® teams program.
All four UAA honorees were named Academic All-Americans for the first time in their careers.