New Orleans, La. – The Lynn University women's track team recently received recognition for its outstanding performance in the classroom, as the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rewarded the program with All-Academic Team honors.
The Fighting Knights made their mark on both the track and the classroom during the program's inaugural season, as the team earned a cumulative 3.25 grade point average. In total, 132 women's track programs received the award by earning a cumulative team GPA above 3.0.
Five Sunshine State Conference programs made the cut for All-Academic Team awards, with Florida Southern leading the way with a 3.56 team GPA. Tampa tied Lynn with a 3.25 team mark, while Nova Southeastern (3.20) and Embry-Riddle (3.13) also earned the accolades.