All-Academic Track & Field Teams, Individuals From NACC Honored By USTFCCCA


Four women's and two men's track & field teams from the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference earned All-Academic status by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2016-17 academic year, honored by the association for success in the classroom and in competition.

Additionally, four student-athletes from the NACC earned All-Academic Track & Field Status.

To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.3 and have met at least one of the following athletic standards: competed in an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship, or finished the regular season ranked in the national top 50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 35 (collective listing) in a relay event on the official NCAA Descending Order List.

Teams from the NACC named All-Academic Cross Country Teams:
Women's Teams, GPA:
Aurora University, 3.107
Benedictine University, 3.146
Concordia University Wisconsin, 3.54
Edgewood College, 3.531


Men's Teams, GPA:
Concordia University Wisconsin, 3.31
Edgewood College, 3.245

Individuals from the NACC named All-Academic Track & Field:
Women's Individuals:
Lisa Rodriguez, Aurora University
Hannah Meager, Aurora University
Piper Atnip, Edgewood College 

Men's Individuals:
Kevin Paterson, Benedictine University