NEW ORLEANS, La. – The UNCG women's cross country squad earned All-Academic status by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), the organization announced on Monday.
To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team, the team must have had a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or better and have started at least five runners at their respective NCAA regional championship.
UNCG was one of seven schools from the Southern Conference to earn this distinction after having a team GPA of 3.48.
Last Thursday, Ashley Schnell was honored as All-Academic performer as an individual by the USTFCCCA.
Georgetown, who won the women's team title at the NCAA Championships this year, was honored as the Women's Scholar Team of the Year after posting a 3.28 GPA as a team.
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