Announcements and Important Events
Falls Church, VA (10/15/2015)– The George Mason High School Boys’ Team was recognized by the
National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) with the 2014-15 High School Team Academic
The NSCAA annually recognizes high school soccer programs that have excelled in the classroom, in
addition to their performance on the field.
The Mustangs soccer team was one of 398 teams (150 boys, 248 girls) nationwide recognized for
exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2014-15 academic year. Among these
programs are 51 schools receiving honors for both their boys’ and girls’ teams.
You can find the full list of 2014-15 NSCAA Team Academic Award recipients at www.nscaa.com/c2089.
Lists of all-time winners can be found here: http://www.nscaa.com/awards/2014-15-high-school-team-academic-award-winners
To qualify for this award, the team must have a minimum grade point average of 3.25 for the entire
academic year. The team GPA is determined by adding every player's GPA, then dividing by the number
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) administers an extensive high school
awards and recognition program which includes Coach of the Year, All-America, long-term service, and
special recognition awards designed to recognize excellence in soccer, academics, and service to the
game. In all, nearly 11,000 awards are presented by the NSCAA each year for high school, college and
youth soccer programs. These awards and recognition are available only to NSCAA member coaches and
About the NSCAA
Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, Mo., the National Soccer Coaches Association of America
(NSCAA) is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate coaches, encourage excellence and serve
the soccer community.
The NSCAA is the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organization with members at every level of the game,
from professional to grassroots. The membership also includes administrators, referees and others in
the soccer industry. The NSCAA provides its members opportunities to enhance the game of soccer by
providing a national education program, interaction and networking opportunities, and membership
For more information about the National Soccer Coaches Association of America, visit NSCAA.com.