LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's baseball team earned the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Team Academic Award for the 2019-20 season. The honor marks the fourth straight season that the Diplomats garnered earned a place on the list.
To meet the criteria set forth by the ABCA, programs must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4.0 scale during the 2019-20 academic year. A total of 108 Division III institutions claimed the accolade.
F&M was well on its way to the team's fourth consecutive winning season in 2020, claiming three straight victories in March before seeing the program's campaign draw to an early close.