2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors Announced

2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors Announced

TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts men's soccer defender, Tyler LaCourse and women's soccer forward, Alexia Herrera have been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District  Soccer First Teams.


LaCourse is a sophomore on the Golden Eagles squad and was one of 11 players named to the Academic All-District first team in district seven. Herrera is a senior forward on the women's team and was also one of 11 student-athletes named to the first team from district seven. They both will now be recognized on the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot.

The CoSIDA Academic All-District teams recognize individual student-athletes for their performance athletically as well as academically. Herrera started in two games this season for the Golden Eagles and recorded one assist during the season. She is a health and exercise science major and holds a 3.99 GPA. LaCourse started in 12 games this season and recorded 1,044 minutes of playing time. He is a business major and holds a 4.0 GPA.

Oral Roberts University is in CoSIDA district seven which is comprised of schools from Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.

For the latest information on ORU men's and women's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer and @ORUWSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App atORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.

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