Men Recognized as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
NEW ORLEANS – Scholar Teams of the Year and All-Academic Team honors for the 2016-17 NCAA Division III Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field seasons were announced Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
In order to be in contention for Scholar Team of the Year, a program must finish highly at the respective national championship meet and have at least a 3.00 cumulative team GPA.
The Virginia Wesleyan University men's track and field team posted a team GPA of 3.12, the second-best GPA in the state of Virginia behind just Washington and Lee University (3.472). It is the second-straight year that the Marlins have been second in GPA in the state.
North Central (Ill.) was selected as the Men's Indoor Scholar Team of the Year while Wisconsin-Whitewater was recognized as the Men's Outdoor Scholar Team of the Year.