NEW ORLEANS – UMaine-Farmington's women's cross country team has been named the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Academic Team.
For a team to be considered for this honor, it must have competed and compiled a team score at an NCAA Regional meet and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.10 on a 4.0 scale. Overall, there were 393 teams honored by the USTFCCCA, of which 215 were women's teams.
The Beavers won the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Championship this year followed by a strong showing at the NCAA Regionals. The Beavers maintained a team GPA of 3.22 throughout the season.
To see the full release from the USTFCCA click here.