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Women’s Tennis wins Academic Excellence Award

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HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Each year an Academic Excellence Award is given to the athletic team with the highest team grade point average for the year. The women’s tennis team claimed the top spot for the 2016-17 year with their 3.559 GPA. 

"I want to congratulate all of our student-athletes for their outstanding academic performance on the year," said athletic director Lori Culler. "With 16 of our 18 programs posting a 3.1 or higher GPA for the year, our student-athletes continue to maintain a high standard of excellence in the classroom as well as on the playing field. Well done Forester STUDENT-athletes!"

  Women's Tennis   3.559
  Women's Basketball   3.530
  Women's Bowling   3.481
  Women's Track   3.474
  Women's Soccer   3.471
  Men's Basketball   3.419
  Men's Soccer   3.416
  Softball   3.414
  Women's Cross Country   3.396
  Men's Tennis   3.336
  Men's Cross Country   3.305
  Men's Golf   3.278
  Baseball   3.212
  Volleyball   3.209
  Women's Golf   3.195
  Men's Track   3.169
  Cheer Squad   2.883
  Men's Bowling   2.811


The Huntington University Foresters compete in 17 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 38 NAIA All-America honors and 254 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.