BARBOURVILLE, Ky. --
Union College men's soccer player Kevin Niehaus
has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Capital One Academic All-District Team, the organization announced recently.
For his work in the classroom, Niehaus (Independence, Ky.), a senior, earned a spot on the District 4 College Division squad.
Niehaus, who has a 3.59 GPA as a Sports Management & Human Performance major at Union College, played in 19 matches during the 2011 season, making a start in three of those matches as a midfielder. During his career, he has been honored by the AAC as an All-Academic selection, which occurred after the 2010 season.
The Bulldogs finished the 2011 season with a 10-7-2 record on the year.