Women's XC Honored With Academic Achievment Award
March 4, 2015
Written By: Kennie Silvestri, Sports Information Assistant
NEW ORLEANS, La. - The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCA) has announced their annual NCAA Division II All- Academic teams. Palm Beach Atlantic women’s cross country has once again found themselves among the 2014 honorees.
To qualify for this achievement a team must compile a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and must also score at a NCAA meet.
The Palm Beach Atlantic women’s team finished 2014 with a team GPA of 3.36 under head coach Trish Butler. They have now received this achievement in three of the past four seasons.
The highest team GPA award of the season went to Maryville (Mo.) University. They compiled a team GPA of 3.90 in the 2014 academic year.