NEW ORLEANS, La. - The Meredith College cross country team collected their fourth national honor for academic achievement as announced recently from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) headquarters.
The Avenging Angels team earned 2016 Division III All-Academic Cross Country status with a combined cumulative grade point average of 3.36. Meredith was one of just three USA South programs to earn this recognition.
To be considered an All-Academic Team, programs must have compiled a cumulative GPA or 3.10 or greater and competed in at least five different meets with at least five runners representing their school at each.