LEXINGTON, Ky. – Six WAC volleyball programs – California Baptist, Chicago State, Grand Canyon, NM State, UT Rio Grande Valley and Utah Valley – earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2017-18 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 on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale.
A total of 973 teams earned the accolade. There were 164 programs from the NCAA Division I level, while NCAA Division II notched 128 honorees.
To see the complete list of honorees, click here.