HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Each year an Academic Excellence Award is given to the Huntington University athletic team with the highest team grade point average for the year. The men’s cross country team claimed the top spot for the 2015-16 academic year with a collective 3.694 GPA.
“I want to congratulate all of our student-athletes for their outstanding academic performance on the year,” said athletic director Lori Culler. “We set a new record with 17 teams posting a 3.0 or higher GPA for the year, a feat I’m sure not many athletic programs accomplish. Well done Forester STUDENT-athletes!”
|Men's Cross Country||3.632|
|Women's Cross Country||3.525|
|Women's Track & Field||3.354|
|Men's Track & Field||3.074|
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 17 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 39 NAIA All-America honors and 234 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.