Sherrod Named Capital One Academic All-American
Go Tigers! Mark Sherrod led the Tigers with 12 goals and 28 points in 2012.
Go Tigers!
Mark Sherrod led the Tigers with 12 goals and 28 points in 2012.
Go Tigers!

Nov. 29, 2012

MEMPHIS, Tenn.- University of Memphis men' soccer player Mark Sherrod was named to the Capital One Academic All-America second team, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced on Thursday. The team, voted on by the CoSIDA membership, recognizes top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.

In 2012, Sherrod led the Tigers in goals (12) and points (28), while sporting a cumulative grade-point-average of 3.48 majoring in civil engineering. This is the second-straight year that the Knoxville, Tenn., native received the academic accolade, taking third-team honors in 2011.

Sherrod's many academic and athletic honors while donning the Blue and Gray include, being named to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-District Men's Soccer Team, 2011 NSCAA All-America third team, 2011 NSCAA All-Midwest Region first team, 2011 Conference USA Player of the Year, C-USA Offensive Player of the Year (2012, 2011), 2011 All-C-USA first team (2012, 2011) and the C-USA All-Academic Team (2012, 2011).

For more information on the University of Memphis men's soccer program and all Tigers athletics please visit GoTigersGo.com.

 

 

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