Women's Cross Country Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
NEW ORLEANS (Feb. 17, 2011) – The women’s cross country team has earned USTFCCCA 2010 Division III All-Academic status as announced Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Two members of the team also named to the 2010 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team, the team must have had a cumulative team grade point average of 3.10 or better and have finished at least five runners at their respective NCAA regional championship. The Cardinals were one of four State University of New York Athletic Conference members to receive All-Academic status, compiling a cumulative grade point of 3.15.
Colleen Cotey and Julia Warren were also named to the 2010 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team. To qualify for the All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 or greater through the most recent semester and placed in the top 35 at the NCAA Regional Championships.