Volleyball Honored For Academics
July 20, 2007
The award, initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school teams that display excellence in the classroom by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale and a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale during the school year. Nominating head coaches must be AVCA members.
"This is a great honor," said head coach Lyndsey Benson. "Our team takes academics very seriously, and this is a credit to their hard work and determination."
The Bears were one of 55 Division I teams honored for their academics.
Northern Colorado reports for fall practice on Aug. 8 and opens its season with an exhibition match against former alumni on Aug. 18 and faces