KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Westminster College men's soccer junior forward Nick Iregui (Gig Harbor, WA/Charles Wright Academy) was honored on the 2019 United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-America Teams.
Iregui, who earned Third Team honors, becomes just the second Westminster men's soccer player to receive All-America honors for his academics (defender Chris Ellwanger – 2008 ESPN The Magazine by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Iregui was honored as a United Soccer Coaches Division III Scholar All-East Region Second Team, the lone men's soccer player from the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC).
Iregui, a three-time All-PAC First Team selection and 2018 PAC Player of the Year, finished fifth in the conference with nine goals. The junior tied for fifth in the league with 21 points. Iregui broke Westminster's all-time goals record earlier this fall when he scored for the 38th time of his career. He was also named to the CoSIDA District IV Academic All-District First Team. Additionally, Iregui was named to the United Soccer Coaches Division III All-Great Lakes Region Second Team and claimed All-Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Second Team honors.
A business administration major, Iregui maintains a 3.35 cumulative grade-point average (GPA).
Student-athletes on this year's Scholar All-America Teams will be formally acknowledged for their accomplishments on the field and in the classroom at the All-America Ceremony and Reception on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 at the Baltimore Convention Center in conjunction with the United Soccer Coaches Convention.
*The PAC contributed to this release