Michigan Tech Track & Field Team Wins Academic Honors
Last Modified 5:14 PM, August 22, 2011
By Ian Marks
August 22, 2011—
The Michigan Technological University men’s and women’s track and field teams recently earned All-Academic Team honors from the US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
The women’s team was one of seven GLIAC schools to earn the award. They posted a 3.44 cumulative grade point average. The men’s team finished with a 3.25 cumulative grade point average, one of three teams in the GLIAC to earn the honor.
To earn the award, a team must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
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