SAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo University men's soccer player Jules Verdin, the 2014 Sunshine State Conference Freshman of the Year, died Tuesday morning in a hiking accident in Switzerland. Verdin was 19 years old. Read the full story.
MELBOURNE, Fla. - Barry men’s soccer player Nico Gercke has been selected as the 2014-15 Duane Hopkins Sunshine State Conference Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year. His honor marks the sixth time a Buccaneer athlete has been named the Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year since the award was created in 1995-96. Read the full story.
Kansas City, Mo. - John Rootes has been named NSCAA Coach of the Year. Rootes is the first Fighting Knights men's soccer coach to be named the National Soccer Coaches Association Division II National Coach of the Year. Previous head coaches Roy Wiggemansen and Shaun Pendleton were honored as NAIA National Coach of the Year in 1987 and 1991. Read the full story.
MELBOURNE, Fla. – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) selects three Sunshine State Conference athletes to receive All-American honors across two teams. Two athletes were named to Daktronics/Division II Conference Commissioners Association All-America Teams. Read the full story.
AUSTIN, Texas – College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) select four Sunshine State Conference athletes as NCAA Division II Soccer Academic All-Americans. The honors, sponsored by Capital One, are awarded to Manuel Schoenhuber (Saint Leo), Nico Gercke (Barry), Beate Jäeckel (Tampa) and Jack Metz (Florida Southern). Read the full story.