An Alpharetta resident was a member of the Clearwater Christian College women's soccer team, which won the National Christian Colleges Athletic Association (NCCAA) National Championship on Nov. 10.
The Lady Cougars clinched a 4-1 victory over Baptist Bible College and won their first ever national title. Also, during regular season play, the Lady Cougars outscored their NCCAA DII opponents 61-2, with 12 shutouts.
Amani Morcos of Alpharetta played forward for the 2012 Cougars. A junior Elementary Education major at CCC, she is a graduate of Felllowship Christian School in Roswell, and the daughter of Sami and Lori Morcos of Alpharetta.
Four Lady Cougars were honored by being named to the all tournament team – goalkeeper Brook Buffalo, defender Whitney Redemann, midfielder Rebecca Farrell, and forward Tori Hale.
Located on a 138-acre property on Tampa Bay, Clearwater Christian College is home to over 500 undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a distinct Christian education in a traditional liberal arts environment. Clearwater Christian College is recognized by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).