UCCS women's team honored
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced its selection for All-Academic teams. UCCS was just one of 85 Division II teams selected nation-wide.
To qualify for this honor, individuals had to be in the top 30% of participants at their regional meet and have a 3.25 GPA or higher. For a team to qualify, it had to have a team GPA of 3.0 and all of the participants in the regional meet had to comprise that GPA.
The Mountain Lions have mantained a GPA of 3.46 with a roster of 19 athletes.
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