Maryville Squads Earn GLVC Team Academic Award



Women’s Cross Country posted the GLVC’s highest team GPA at 3.79

[St. Louis, Mo.] – Maryville University placed 11 athletic squads on the 2014-15 Great Lakes Valley Conference Team Academic All-GLVC Award. The GLVC recognizes each team from member institutions that have maintained a 3.30 grade point average for the academic year. The Saints women’s cross country squad posted the highest team GPA in the conference with a 3.79 GPA.

The Saints total of 11 teams was second in the league, just one behind Drury, which saw 12 teams earn the honor. This season’s total of 119 GLVC teams earning the award topped the former conference record of 109 set one year ago.

Saints teams earning the honor and their combined team GPA are – Women’s Cross Country (3.79), Women’s Track & Field (3.69), Men’s Cross Country (3.64), Women’s Soccer (3.56), Women’s Swimming & Diving (3.55), Volleyball (3.53), Women’s Golf (3.52), Men’s Golf (3.41), Men’s Track & Field (3.41), Softball (3.38), Women’s Tennis (3.31).