Men’s soccer tallies 17 NAIA Scholar-Athletes

FNU's men's soccer team huddles before taking the pitch against Keiser.(9/22/22)
FNU’s men’s soccer team huddles before taking the pitch against Keiser.(9/22/22)

HIALEAH, Fla. (Dec. 05, 2022) –  Seventeen Conquistadors highlight the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)’s 2022 Daktronics NAIA Men’s Soccer Scholar-Athletes. The NAIA recognized close to 1,000 men’s soccer student-athletes from 170 institutions. Florida National owns the third most student-athletes honored with this prestigious award, trailing St. Thomas University and Morningside University who each tallied 23.

In order to be nominated by an institution’s head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at said institution.

Men’s Soccer NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes:

Blas Barrancos

Carlos Pires 

David Giraldo Pachón

Francisco Crimi

Joaquin Puebla

Juan Castano

Julian Facundo Alonso 

Marcos Bakale

Mateo Mantchoff Fernandez

Matias Jaramillo Ospina

Michael Santos

Nicolas Martinez 

Pedro Navarro 

Santiago Leaniz

Tomas Bautista Barrancos

Tomas Casavilla

Vinicius Hoppen Mallmann 


To learn more about the NAIA and the Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athlete program, click here.

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