Athletics Receives USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Award, 14 Greyhounds Honored
NEW ORLEANS – The University of Indianapolis track and field programs were recognized with All-Academic honors by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2021-22 NCAA Division II track and field season, the national organization announced this week. Both the men’s and women’s teams received All-Academic Team Awards, while 14 greyhounds were named All-Academic Athletes.
The women scored a cumulative GPA of 3.4 while the men sat at 3.2. To qualify for the team awards, the cumulative GPA for all student-athletes on the institution’s NCAA Squad List must be 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
To qualify for the All-Academic Athlete Award, a student-athlete must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale by the end of the competitive semester. They must have completed at least 24 semester hours at the institution and achieved an automatic or preliminary qualifying grade (individual or relay competition) for the indoor season or the outdoor season.
UIndy award winners include, in alphabetical order:
Ketone Adams – Human biology
Sam DeWitt – Biology
Tyler Gilbert – Mechanical engineering
ben nail – Actuarial Science
Britney Clark – Biology
Berenice Cleyet-Merle – MBA
Claire Eaton – Master of Strategic Leadership and Design
Lauren Joseph – primary education
Zoe Pentecost – Biology
Makala Peppercorn – Training Science
Eline Pinter – International Relations
Emily Sonderman – Nursing
Melissa Spencer – Training Science
Megan Young – Superior