Obougou, Negri Named To Capital One Academic All-District 4 Team

Posted November 1, 2013 2:43 pm | Filed under Sports, Winthrop Athletics

ROCK HILL, SC– The 2013-14 Capital One Academic All-District ® Men’s Soccer Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, were announced Monday and seniors Achille Obougou and Adriano Negri were selected.

Obougou is the team’s leading scorer with nine goals and two assists but has also excelled in the classroom with a 3.58 grade point average while majoring in biology. Negri has come off the bench in the majority of the games this season and has scored three goals and assist on two others. Negri has an impressive 3.93 GPA while seeking a degree in history.

It is the third straight season the Eagles have had someone named to the team as Alex Isern was chosen in 2012 and went on to be named a Capital One Academic All-American. Obougou and Negri’s numbers will be updated and their names will be on the ballot for academic all-america as voting will begin on Tuesday, Nov. 5.