Adam Kulbat named to Capital One Academic All-District teamNovember 1, 2012
Pioneer sophomore honored for academic, athletic excellence
WINGATE, N.C. ---
Tusculum College sophomore defender Adam Kulbat
has been voted to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-District 3 men's soccer team for NCAA Division II, as voted upon by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Kulbat, a native of Blaxland, Australia, appeared in 14 matches (13 starts) for the Pioneers on defense, helping Tusculum limit the opposition to just 14 goals in those contests. The Pioneers compiled a 0.95 goals against average and had four shutouts in Kulbat's 14 appearances. He also recorded an assist in a 2-0 victory over Lees-McRae on Sept. 7.
Academically, Kulbat is majoring in sport management and has a cumulative grade-point average of 3.69. He is a member of both the South Atlantic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll and the Tusculum College Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Along with the other 10 members of the All-District team, Kulbat will advance to the Capital One Academic All-America® national ballot. District 3 includes NCAA Division II schools from the Conference Carolinas, the Peach Belt Conference and the South Atlantic Conference.
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2012 Capital One Academic All-District 3 Men's Soccer Team (Division II)
Pos Name School Yr. Hometown GPA Major
GK Wezly Barnard Young Harris Sr. Boksburg, South Africa 3.93 Bus. & public policy
D Adam Kulbat Tusculum So. Blaxland, Australia 3.69 Sport management
D Mark Mitchell Limestone Jr. Glasglow, Scotland 3.91 Bus. admin/economics
D Greg Munn Mars Hill Jr. Falkirk, Scotland 3.67 Physical education
D James Thorpe Young Harris Sr. Nuneaton, England 3.69 Bus. & public policy
M Chuy Cruz Francis Marion Sr. Austin, Texas 3.80 Accounting
M Shu Ogawa Anderson Sr. Kanagawa, Japan 3.83 Business
M Richard Worthy Barton Sr. Cannock, England 3.90 Criminal justice
F Paul Freeman UNC Pembroke Jr. Wilkesboro, N.C. 3.73 Bio med
F Ilija Ilic Young Harris So. Belgrade, Serbia 3.71 Bus. & public policy
F Sam Miles UNC Pembroke So. Christchurch, New Zealand 3.88 Bus. administration