Volleyball Receives AVCA Team Academic Award
Aug. 9, 2013
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced today that 623 teams have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2012-2013 season. This number once again breaks the previous year's total of 536 and sets a new all-time high for this award.
The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale.
Duquesne finished the 2012-13 academic year with a 3.35 GPA.