HIGH POINT, N.C. – The Converse College soccer team has placed nine players on the 2017 Conference Carolinas Academic All-Conference team as announced by the league on Monday, October 30. The Valkyries' nine honorees is the second-highest total in the conference behind Limestone's 13.
In order to earn a spot on the prestigious list an athlete must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athlete's cumulative average through the previous semester, and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year. Academic All-Conference Teams are comprised of juniors and seniors who play in one of Conference Carolina's twenty sponsored sports.
Listed below are this year's recipients: