Salem soccer player coached soccer and volunteered in the African nation.
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Sierra Hutchins has committed and deposited to attend Salem next fall. Hutchins played soccer for Coach Chris Brown and Coach Lee Schenck at West Davidson High School.
The Salem College soccer program is pleased to announce that Heather Huffman has committed and deposited to attend Salem next fall. Huffman, a defender, played soccer for Coach Greg Beal and Coach Mike Elder at North Davidson.
The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Rachel Avsec has committed and deposited to attend Salem next fall. Avsec played soccer for Coach Jennifer Hamilton and Coach Kalina Hobbs at Great Bridge High School in Virginia.
Coach Jay Callahan has announced the 2012 Salem College soccer schedule. The Spirits will play 18 regular season matches. 10 of those matches will be at the Salem Soccer field, 2 at a neutral site, and 6 on the road.
The Salem College soccer team had a successful spring tournament at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington Seahawk 7 vs. 7 Classic. The Spirits finished in second in their group and lost in the quarterfinals of the tournament, which consisted of all NCAA Division I and Division II schools besides Salem.
Stephanie Hubbard (Sanford, NC) became the first student-athlete from Salem to ever receive All-South Region Honors for her play this season with the soccer team. She was selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) NCAA Division III South Atlantic Third-Team. The NSCAA South Atlantic Region stretches from New Jersey to Mississippi.
The Salem College soccer team was awarded the 2011 Team Academic Award by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). To receive this honor, a soccer team must have above a 3.0 cumulative grade point average for an entire school year (2010-2011).