GREENWOOD, Ind. – Lees-McRae College men's soccer player Johannes Oeksnevad has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team by the organization on Thursday afternoon. Oeksnevad, who was the only men's soccer player from Conference Carolinas to be honored, is the third men's soccer player in the past three seasons to be named to the team following Pol Vassart in 2018 and Tom Deeley in 2017.
On the pitch in 2019, Oeksnevad has appeared in 12 games and made eight starts. Oeksnevad is currently tied for the team-lead with nine points with three goals and three assists. As a student, Oeksnevad holds a 4.0 grade point average and is majoring in Sports Management at Lees-McRae.
With Oeksnevad being bestowed this honor, he is now eligible for the CoSIDA Academic All-American team. That particular team will be released in early December.