HOUGHTON, Mich. - A total of 116 Michigan Tech student-athletes earned recognition from the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for academics as the league announced its Fall Academic Excellence Awards and All-Academics Teams.
Tech student-athletes from cross country, football, volleyball, women's soccer and women's tennis were lauded for their work in the classroom. Across the GLIAC, a total of 884 student-athletes achieved all-academic recognition, including 405 on the All-Academic team and 479 on the All-Excellence list.
Criteria states the student-athlete must be an active member on the roster at the end of the season, not a freshman or a first-year transfer student. All-Academic Teams are comprised of those student-athletes that meet criteria and carry a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0-3.49. Academic Excellence Teams are comprised of student-athletes that have a cumulative GPA of 3.50-4.0. Grades are based on marks from the fall semester of 2019.
Below are the 2019 GLIAC Fall All-Academic & All-Academic Excellence Teams, presented by Meijer:
ALL-ACADEMIC TEAMS (405)
ALL-ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE (479)