Atlantic Sun Represented in USTFCCAA All-Academic Team

Thursday, July 25, 2013

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A total of 16 individuals from five Atlantic Sun universities were recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Wednesday in its All-Academic announcement.

Individuals from ETSU, Kennesaw State, Jacksonville, Lipscomb and USC Upstate's track and field programs were represented on the All-Academic Team.

To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have met either of the following athletic standards: for the indoor season, a student-athlete must have finished the regular season ranked in the national top 96 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 48 (collective listing) in a relay event on the official NCAA POP list provided by TFRRS.org; for the outdoor season, a student-athlete must have participated in any round of the NCAA Division I Championships (including preliminary rounds).

Atlantic Sun Women's Track & Field All-Academic Individuals
Courtney Kinlaw, ETSU
Verena Tobis, ETSU
Keturah Williams, ETSU
Charlene Charles, Jacksonville
Kree Clark, Jacksonville
Bienna Freeman, Jacksonville
Cynthia Davis, Kennesaw State
Michelle Quimby, Kennesaw State
Alicia Whittle, Kennesaw State
Hannah Wood, Kennesaw State
Dani Walker, Lipscomb

Atlantic Sun Men's Track & Field All-Academic Individuals
Tyler Stepp, ETSU
Zac Davis, Kennesaw State
Rasmus Rooks. Kennesaw State
Tucker Peabody, Lipscomb
Gilbert Kemboi, USC Upstate

In addition four women's track & field programs were recognized collectively as an All-Academic Team. To qualify, the team had to have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher.

Atlantic Sun Women's Track & Field All-Academic Teams
ETSU
Jacksonville
Lipscomb
USC Upstate

Atlantic Sun Men's Track & Field All-Academic Team
Lipscomb

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