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AVCA Honors Women’s Volleyball With Team Academic Award

The women's volleyball team earned its second straight ACVA Team Academic honor (Gil Talbot).

For the second straight year, the Harvard women’s volleyball team has received the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award. Harvard is one of 93 other Division I women’s teams to earn the academic award as the NCAA Division I Women’s division had the highest number of teams honored, as well as the largest percentage of teams honored at 34%.

In all, 450 teams from eight collegiate and high school divisions earned recognition from the AVCA, breaking the previous record of 409 team from a year ago.  The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale.

For the complete list of recipient schools, click here.