CLINTON – After completing a stellar senior season in which he helped lead the Ashford University men's soccer team to a deep postseason run, forward Lucas Almeida has been named to the inaugural Tourbeau Sports Soccer Evolution Academy.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) released the 2013 NSCAA/Continental Tire NAIA Men's All-America Teams on Monday with a pair of Ashford University forwards cracking the list.
Senior Lucas Almeida and freshman Daniel Dreier earned Second Team nominations after helping the Saints advance to the semifinals of the 2013 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released its final Soccer Coaches' Top-25 Polls of the season on Wednesday evening. For the second year in a row, both Ashford soccer teams close out the season in the rankings.
Thanks to a run to the semifinals of the NAIA National Championship, the AU men earned the #4 ranking in the final polls while the women have garnered the #20 spot in the rankings.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Senior Lucas Almeida and freshmen Daniel Dreier and Fernando Machado were instrumental in helping the Ashford University men's soccer reach the national semifinals for the first time in program history. On Monday, the trio was recognized for their work on the national level as All-Americans
Sao Paulo, Brazil-native Almeida was named Second Team All-American, while Dreier earned a spot on the third team and Machado was named to the Honorable Mention squad.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Six members of the Ashford University men's soccer team and four AU women's soccer student-athletes have been recognized by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).