Courtesy: America East Communications

4 #AEVB Teams Earn AVCA Academic Award

Release: 07/26/2016

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced today that four America East schools–Binghamton University, University of Hartford, University of New Hampshire and Stony Brook University–were among the 764 teams to earn the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2015-16 season. 

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. The 764 honored teams broke the previous year's total of 757 to set an all-time high.