BHS girls soccer team wins academic award

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The Beaufort High 2012 Girls Varsity Soccer Team has earned the 2012 NSCAA High School Team  Academic Award  for the second year in a row. This award is given for exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2011-12 academic year. The NSCAA  (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) annually recognizes college and high school soccer programs that have excelled in the classroom, in addition to their work on the pitch. A total of 360 high school teams (137 boys, 223 girls) throughout the United States have earned the NSCAA Team Academic Award for exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2011-12 academic year. To qualify for the award, the team must have a minimum grade point average of 3.25 for the entire academic year. The team GPA is determined by adding every player’s GPA, then dividing by the number of players. Beaufort High girls had a team GPA of 3.44 out of 4.0.

Coaches are Terry Rawlings, Shawn Conners and Carrisa Haithcock. Members of the 2012 team: Carson Moore, Ashley Shoemaker, Allison Blake, Austen Stoddard, Amanda Conners, Molly Murphy, Katelin Miller, Elise Dean, Jylian Damude, Alaina Baptise, Alex Zapp, Olivia Taylor, Dolores Bell, Olivia Durbin, Claire Martin, Carmen Alvarez, Arianna Tkach, Grayson Lambert.