Gator’s Holly King on NSCAA Scholar All-America First Team

Senior Holly King is part of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-Americateam, the association announced Monday. It is King’s second consecutive appearance on the team, moving up to the first team in 2012. She was a third-team selection in 2011.

King also earned a spot on the NSCAA All-America third team, making her one of eight players to appear on both the NSCAA All-America and NSCAA Scholar All-America teams in 2012.

Florida has placed a player on the NSCAA Scholar All-America first team 10 times since 1998. In addition, Florida was recognized as aNSCAA Women’s Team Academic Awardprogram after posting a 3.37 grade point average for the 2011-12 academic year. more