Finch & Richards Receive National Post-Season Honors
Dec. 20, 2011
Finch and Richards were named to the 2011 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) University Division Scholar First-Team All-West Region. The duo was two of five total first team honorees and the lone Pac-12 representatives on the first team. They were two of eight Pac-12 representatives between the first and second teams. Both Finch and Richards are receiving this honor for the second season in a row.
For the 2011 season, Finch was also named First Team All-Pac-12, Second-Team All-West Region, ESPN Academic All-District VII, and was a four-time First-Team Pac-12 All-Academic honoree.
Richards also was a repeat selection to the 2011 NSCAA Men's Collegiate Scholar All-America Team. The 2011 Pac-12 Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the year earned first team honors for the second straight year. He was also named a Capital One Academic All-American earlier this month. Richards carries a 3.75 GPA in Business. In each season with the Huskies, Richards led the team in goals, assists, shots, game-winning goals, and points.
For the full list of NSCAA University Division Scholar First-Team All-West Region honorees, go to: