#D3MIAA Women's Track & Field Programs Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors

#D3MIAA Women's Track & Field Programs Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors

The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced last week (July 27 & 28) the individuals and programs selected for its All-Academic Team and All-Academic Individual honors.

Five MIAA Women's Track & Field programs were honored for their academic achievements in 2016-17. Individually, 12 MIAA student-athletes were recognized.

A total of 294 teams (183 women's, 111 men's) were honored for their academics by the USTFCCCA. Programs must have at least a 3.00 cumulative team GPA. To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and must have met at least one of the following athletic standards:

  • Competed in an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship
  • Finished the regular season ranked in the national top-50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top-35 in a relay event on the official NCAA Descending Order List.


USTFCCCA 2017 All-Academic Teams release

USTFCCCA 2017 All-Academic Individuals release


MIAA Student-Athletes Honored by USTFCCCA

Adrian - Takiyah Smith - story link

Albion - Angela Morrison, Jessica Shaw - story link

Alma - Kaitlyn Arnold - story link

Calvin - Lauren Strohbehn, Katherine Diekema, Jenna Dyksen, Allison Rozell - story link

Hope - Alison Rich, Emily Hamilton, Erin Herrmann - story link

Trine - Kara Eck - story link


MIAA Teams Honored by USTFCCCA 

Adrian -  story link

Albion -  story link

Calvin -  story link

Hope - story link

Olivet - story link

Trine - story link