January 18, 2008
Alexander named Scholar All-Region
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – University of Southern Indiana women's soccer senior Casey Alexander (Evansville, Indiana) was named honorable mention Scholar All-Region by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Alexander is the first USI women's soccer player to earn the award.
To qualify for the award, a player must be at least a junior in academic standing (in the second year of attendance at the school if a transfer student), have a minimum of a 3.30 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale), start more than 50 percent of the time and be a significant contributor to the team's success.
Alexander, who was named Academic All-GLVC last year, finished her career at USI this past season. She played in 51 career games at USI, making 42 starts, in the defensive half of the field. The finance major also had three career points on one goal and one assist.
Ray Simmons, USI Sports Information