UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications

Webb Recipient of NISOA National Merit Award

December 13, 2012

Media Contact:  Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)

December 12, 2012

by Jeff Williford (@thejeffw)

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- UT Tyler head women's soccer coach Stefani Webb has been named as the recipient of the National Intercollegiate Soccer Officials Association/National Soccer Coaches Association of America National Merit Award. Webb is the first female coach to receive this award since its inception.

According to the NISOA website, the NISOA/NSCAA Coach of the Year Award goes to the coach that best exemplifies the following:

- Promotes fair play by his or her team

- Conducts themselves in a professional manner at all times

- Is a positive influence to the student-athletes

- Promotes respect for the game and the referees to his or her players

- Consistently fields a good team