Diplomats Earn USTFCCCA Academic Status

Diplomats Earn USTFCCCA Academic Status

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Franklin & Marshall men's and women's cross country teams have earned the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III All-Academic Cross Country Status.

A total of 187 institutions that represented 38 conferences made up the group, the Centennial Conference (CC) had a total of nine teams. To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Status, the team must have a cumulative team GPA of 3.10 through the 2011 fall semester.

The Diplomats men's team earned a National Academic Team Award posting a GPA of 3.26 while the women earned their honors with a 3.47 GPA.