Tommie Women's and Men's Soccer teams each were recognized for Academic excellence by the United Soccer Coaches.
Coach Sheila McGill's women had a 3.38 team grade-point average. The Tommies tied for 17th nationally after going 1-1 in the NCAA playoffs.
Coach Jon Lowery's men had a 3.15 team grade-point average. St. Thomas tied for fifth place nationally after going 3-1 in the postseason and 22-2 overall.
St. Thomas was among a short list of five Division III institutions to received the acedemic aweard and qualify for the 2017 NCAA playoffs in each gender.