NASHVILLE Tenn. – Belmont men's soccer had 10 selections to the Southern Conference Fall Academic All-Conference Team the league announced Tuesday. Belmont's 10 selections are more than any other men's soccer team in the conference.
To be eligible for the academic all-conference team, student-athletes must carry at least a 3.3 cumulative grade-point average at the conclusion of the fall semester and were required to compete in at least one-half of their teams' competitions during the recently concluded campaign. In addition, the student-athletes must have successfully completed at least three semesters at their institutions, making true freshmen and first-year transfers ineligible for inclusion.
As a first-year affiliate member of the conference, these 10 athletes are the first athletes from Belmont to earn SoCon Fall Academic All-Conference honors.
Creaghan Diekema, Junior, Accounting
Nicolo Dini, Sophomore, Biology
Tony Doellefeld, Senior, Accounting
Jaime Giraldo Angel, Sophomore, Business
Nigel Leo, Sophomore, Legal Studies
Esteban Lestido, Sophomore, International Business
Ares Marlonsson, Sophomore, Neuroscience
Adam Voloder, Senior, Sport Administration
Matt Vuylsteke, Senior, Exercise Science