Bulldogs' GPA Among Nation's Top 10

The Butler men's soccer team was recognized by the National Collegiate Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) for having one of the ten best GPA's in the nation.

The Bulldogs' team GPA of 3.40 during the 2011-12 academic school year was the best in the Atlantic 10 and placed the squad among the nation's Top 10, alongside schools such as Harvard, Yale and Columbia.

For the fourth time in program history, Butler received the Team Academic Award from the NSCAA, an honor given to teams that achieve a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher during the academic year.

Butler was one of 152 schools nationwide to have both its men's and women's soccer teams honored by the NSCAA for academic excellence.