Volleyball earns team academic award

(c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
(c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The McDaniel volleyball team earned the Team Academic Award presented by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) for the 2016-17 season on Monday.

The Green Terror was one of 150 Division III teams to earn the honor, including one of seven programs in the Centennial Conference to have the distinction. Nationally, a record 822 teams were honored by the AVCA.

To qualify for the AVCA Team Academic Award, a team must have maintained at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average.