MIDLAND, MICH. – The Northwood University men's and women's track and field programs each were named All-Academic Teams by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
A total of 115 women's teams and 62 men's teams earned the distinction as a result of earning a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or higher.
On the men's side, Northwood's team GPA was 3.30 for the year. That mark was the eighth best of the 62 teams named. A total of eight GLIAC schools earned the award, which was more than any other conference in Division II.
The women's team ended the year with a 3.51 GPA, which was the 11th best of the 115 programs recognized. Twelve GLIAC schools were honors, which was the second most of any conference in Division II (Northern Sun Intercollegiate Athletic Conference – 13).