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Cross Country Honored With Academic Award
Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2009
NEW ORLEANS, La. - The UW-Eau Claire women's and men's cross country teams were recently honored by being named NCAA Division III All-Academic Teams by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
For a team to be considered for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team award, it must have competed and compiled a team score at an NCAA Regional meet. The team must also have a minimum 3.10 team cumulative grade point average.
This season the Blugold women finished first at the NCAA Division IIII Regional meet and accumulated a 3.420 team GPA. The men held a 3.101 GPA as a team while they finished sixth at the NCAA Regional meet.
This year a total of 156 women's and 103 men's Division III programs received the USTFCCCA's All-Academic Team honors.
- KM -