MIDLAND, MICH. – The Northwood University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics placed a total of 36 student-athletes on the Winter All-Academic and All-Academic Excellence teams from the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC), the league announced Thursday (March 12).
Northwood had a total of 19 student-athletes earn All-Academic Honors, while 17 were placed on the All-Academic Excellence team.
In order to earn All-Academic or All-Academic excellence honors, student-athletes must be an active member on the roster at the end of the season, not a freshman or a first year transfer student. All-Academic Teams are comprised of those student-athletes that meet criteria and carry a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0-3.49. Academic Excellence Teams are comprised of student athletes that have a cumulative GPA of 3.50-4.0. Grades are based on marks from the fall semester of 2018.
In total, 644 student-athletes from GLIAC schools earned All-Academic or All-Academic Excellence honors (296 All-Academic, 348 All-Academic Excellence).
Men's Basketball: 6
Women's Basketball: 3
Men's Indoor Track & Field: 5
Women's Indoor Track & Field: 5
ACADEMIC TOTAL: 19
Men's Basketball: 1
Women's Basketball: 6
Men's Indoor Track & Field: 7
Women's Indoor Track & Field: 3
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE TOTAL: 17