Women’s volleyball team garners AVCA Team Academic Award

Women’s volleyball team garners AVCA Team Academic Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Olivet College women's volleyball team has garnered the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2018-19 season.

The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale.

The Olivet women's volleyball team posted a 3.69 cumulative team GPA. The Comets were among 175 NCAA Division III schools honored, including all nine Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) members. In the MIAA, Olivet joined Adrian, Calvin and Hope among the top 25 nationally.