Friesen Makes RMAC All-Academic First Team

By Alex Sommers published October 13, 2010

UCCS juniors, Matt Friesen and Eric Goldberg were honored by the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference on Tuesday when its All-Academic teams for the 2010 men's soccer season were announced.

Friesen got a first team RMAC All-Academic nod. He not only leads the team in goals with six and points with 12 but he also gets it done in the class room with an impressive 3.82 GPA as a Sports Management major.

Goldberg was named to the All-RMAC Honor Roll with a 3.44 GPA. Goldberg is a Sports Conditioning and Training major and has one goal and one assist on the season.

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