Academic Honor for Crusader Volleyball

Academic Honor for Crusader Volleyball

LEXINGTON, Kent. – The Susquehanna volleyball team earned the Team Academic Award from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).

A record 756 squads were honored. SU was one of four Landmark Conference teams recognized by the AVCA; Moravian, Scranton and Juniata were the remaining three squads.

The award honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the previous academic year by maintaining a minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.30 or higher.

The Crusaders finished the 2014-15 year with a team GPA of 3.366 under the direction of head coach Kuuipo Tom. Following the 2014 fall season, eight student-athletes were named to the Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll. SU advanced to the 2014 Landmark Conference championship and saw five players earn All-Conference accolades.