November 9, 2011

PBC Releases Men's Soccer All-Academic Team

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference released the men's soccer All-Academic team from the conference office in Augusta. The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team’s events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 29 NCAA Division II National Championships. 13 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 13 championship sports. 2009-10 members are Augusta State University, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of Montevallo, North Georgia College & State University, University of North Carolina at Pembroke and the University of South Carolina Aiken.

Click here to visit the All-Academic Team page.

2011 Men's Soccer All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major
Alex Antonescu UNC Pembroke Soph. Charlotte, N.C. 3.97 Exercise & Sport Science
Chinedu Arinze USC Aiken Jr. Stone Mountain, Ga. 3.63 Business Administration
Stephen Beatty Montevallo Jr. Mandeville, La. 3.47 Management
Johan Bergfeld Flagler Sr. Akers Stykebruk, Sweden 3.97 Business
Scott Berry USC Aiken Soph. Evans, Ga. 4.00 Undecided
Daniel Bougt UNC Pembroke Soph. Stockholm, Sweden 3.73 Business
Chuy Cruz Francis Marion Jr. Austin, Texas 3.68 Accounting
Vance Curro Montevallo Sr. Hoover, Ala. 3.65 Marketing
Paul Freeman UNC Pembroke Soph. Wilkesboro, N.C. 3.73 Bio-Med
Kevin Huet Georgia Southwestern Sr. Conyers, Ga. 3.61 Exercise Science
Cade Jones Georgia Southwestern Jr. Athens, Ga. 3.33 Exercise Science
Brett Luccia UNC Pembroke Soph. Charlotte, N.C. 3.46 Business Administration
Gray Phelps North Georgia Sr. Charleston, S.C. 3.58 Exercise Science
Jesy Phelps North Georgia Jr. Charleston, S.C. 3.63 History
Michael Poole USC Aiken Jr. Aiken, S.C. 3.69 Biology
Dan Reid Flagler Sr. Dublin, Ireland 3.74 Sport Management
Jack Reynolds USC Aiken Soph. Cumming, Ga. 3.65 Political Science
James Romaniw Georgia Southwestern Jr. Lawrenceville, Ga. 3.33 Exercise Science
Kofi Trim USC Aiken Sr. San Juan, Trinidad 3.83 Business Administration
Jackson Tolleson Montevallo Soph. Katy, Texas 3.32 Management
Ethan Vick Georgia Southwestern Sr. Coolidge, Ga. 3.84 Accounting

Honorable Mention: Schevon Joseph, USC Aiken; Ryuhei Nose, Montevallo