NEW ORLEANS (WLCSports.com) – The Wisconsin Lutheran College men's and women's cross country teams have been recognized by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as All-Academic Teams, the organization announced on Thursday. This is the fifth straight season that both teams have achieved All-Academic status.
The Warriors men's cross country team compiled a team GPA of 3.45, while the women's cross country team finished with a 3.29 GPA. The Warriors were one of 173 Division III men's teams and 216 women's teams to be recognized by the USTFCCCA. Wisconsin Lutheran was also one of four NACC schools to have both programs honored.
For a team to be considered for this distinction, it must have competed and compiled a team score at an NCAA Regional Meet. The team must also have a minimum team GPA of 3.10 on a 4.0 scale.