Adkins Named First Team C-USA Women's Soccer All-Academic
Honor is latest in long line of academic achievements for junior defender.
It was announced Tuesday that Southern Miss junior defender Casey Adkins had been named to the 2013 Conference USA Women's Soccer All-Academic First Team.
Adkins, a junior from Mandeville, La., and graduate of Fontainebleau High School, is a Pre-Nursing major at Southern Miss and has maintained a near-perfect, 3.95 GPA.
In 2013, Adkins started all 20 games for the Golden Eagles and logged 1,783 minutes. It was first year of playing defender at any level and Adkins, a former forward, proved adept at warding off opposing attacks.
Adkins is a former two-time recipient of the Conference USA Academic Medal and has appeared on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, Dean's List and President's List multiple times in her academic career.