December 15, 2004

MIT Collects Slew of NSCAA/adidas Honors

Dec. 15, 2004

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced its selections for the 2004 NSCAA/adidas Scholar-Athlete All-America Team, the Men's College Team Academic Award, and the All-New England Soccer Team.

Tri-captains Dan Griffith, Walter Song, and Jose Ramon Torradas were selected to the All-New England Team, with Song and Torradas earning First-Team honors while Griffith was named to the Fourth Team. Song and Torradas join Nick Nestle '03 as two-time All-New England picks. Torradas also collected Scholar-Athlete All-America honors, marking the first time MIT has received this award at the national level. In addition, last year's squad was recognized with the Team Academic Award as it boasted the second highest GPA among the 73 teams selected for this honor.