CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College Men's and Women's Cross Country teams were recently honored for their performance in the classroom this season, being named USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.
The Kohawk men were one of 173 teams to be recognized by the USTFCCCA, while the women were one of 389 teams to be earn the award. In order for a program to be eligible, the student-athletes must have compiled a cumulative GPA of at least 3.10 and the team must have competed in at least five different meets with at least five runners representing their school at each.
All nine Iowa Conference schools recieved the honor on the women's side. As a team, the Kohawk women accumulated a GPA of 3.32. They were also honored by the USTFCCCA in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2006 and 2005.
The Coe men were one of six Iowa Conference schools to be honored. As a team, the Kohawks posted a cumulative GPA of 3.14 through the fall of 2016. The men were also honored by the USTFCCCA in 2011 and 2005.