UCCS men's and women's cross country named USTFCCCA all-academic teams
Both the Men's and Women's Cross Country teams at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs were named to USTFCCCA Team All-Academic list this past Wednesday.
The USTFCCCA awards teams whose team GPA is above a 3.0 for the year. The Menâ€TMs cross country team had a cumulative team GPA of 3.131, while the womenâ€TMs team had a team GPA of 3.004.
Joining the Mountain Lions on the USTFCCCA Team All-Academic list are 57 other menâ€TMs Division II programs, six of which were other RMAC schools. While the women join the group of 98 in Division II, in which the RMAC had seven representatives.
The Adams State Grizzles were named the 2008 NCAA Division II USTFCCCA for both Men's and Womenâ€TMs Cross Country Scholar Team of the Year.
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