Felician Women's Soccer Earns Second Consecutive NSCAA Academic Award

Felician Women's Soccer Earns Second Consecutive NSCAA Academic Award
RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Felician College women's soccer team earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 academic year, the NSCAA recently announced. The Golden Falcons earned the honor for the second consecutive season.


A total of 886 college soccer teams – 598 women's and 288 men's – achieved the honor by posting a team grade-point average of 3.00 or better for the fall 2013 and spring 2014 semesters. 210 institutions had both their women's and men's programs recognized.

The Felician women, led by seventh-year head coach Thomas Notte of Mount Arlington, amassed a 3.62 GPA for the award period. More information is available at http://www.nscaa.com/awards/2013-14-college-team-academic-award#Women.  

Felician is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.


Felician College, the Franciscan College of New Jersey, is a liberal arts, coeducational Catholic college founded in 1942 and sponsored by the Felician Sisters. True to its mission, Felician College welcomes a diverse student population and embraces its educational needs. With campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey, Felician College currently enrolls more than 2,100 students and offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs, in the classroom and online, in the arts and sciences, business and management sciences, health sciences and teacher education. Felician College also sponsors 13 varsity intercollegiate sports that compete at the NCAA Division II level.