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U of M, Crookston Women’s Soccer Team Receives NSCAA Team Ethics Award of Merit
January 22, 2008

Contact: Chris Vito - Assistant Sports Information Director - (218)281-8445

(Crookston, Minn.) – The University of Minnesota, Crookston Women’s Soccer team has been awarded the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Ethics Award of Merit.


The award is presented annually to soccer teams who show exemplary sportsmanship on the field. The Golden Eagles received the Silver Star Award for receiving only two yellow cards and no red cards this season.


“I am very proud of our team’s accomplishment,” says U of M, Crookston Women’s Soccer coach Chris Przemieniecki. “It is a great feeling to receive this award. It exemplifies the discipline and composure that the University of Minnesota, Crookston Soccer players have on the field during competition.”


For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at


The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).