TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts women's soccer forward Alexia Herrera has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Soccer First Team.
Herrera is a senior forward on the women's team and was also one of 11 student-athletes named to the first team from district seven. She will now be recognized on the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot.
The CoSIDA Academic All-District teams recognize individual student-athletes for their performance athletically as well as academically. Herrera started in two games this season for the Golden Eagles and recorded one assist during the season. She is a health and exercise science major and holds a 3.99 GPA.
Oral Roberts University is in CoSIDA district seven which is comprised of schools from Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.
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