Cross Country Garners All-Academic Team Honors

Feb. 9, 2017

EASTON, Pa. - The Lafayette men’s and women's cross country teams earned 2016 All-Academic honors, as announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Thursday afternoon. 

Lafayette's women's team combined for a 3.33 cumulative grade point average and was one of 242 women's teams to garner All-Academic Team honors. The Lafayette men’s team combined for a 3.23 cumulative grade point average and was one of 189 men’s teams to receive the laurels.

To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team honors, programs must have compiled a cumulative GPA or 3.0 or greater. 

Also making the list were fellow Patriot League schools, Boston U., Bucknell, Colgate, Lehigh and Loyola.