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Courtesy: SDSU Sports Info
Release: 02/14/2014 10:32:29
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NEW ORLEANS – Both South Dakota State men’s and women’s cross country teams have earned All-Academic status, announced on Monday (Feb. 25) by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

The Jackrabbit men were one of 145 teams that earned the honor; they had a team grade point average of 3.306.

The Jackrabbit women were also honored with the award. SDSU was one of 200 teams to be named to the list. The Jacks had a team grade point average of 3.556.

To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team, the team must have had a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or better and have started at least five runners at their respective NCAA regional championship.