HIGH POINT, N.C. Ė Conference Carolinas announced its All-Academic team this week, and Pfeiffer senior runner Nina Ubabuike was named to the team.
League member institutions stress the role of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and each sportís Academic All-Conference award winners exemplify this continued league-wide commitment.††
The 2013 Conference Carolinas Menís & Womenís Cross Country Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to junior and senior student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution and have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athleteís cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.
Each year the Academic All-Conference Team is released while closing out each regular season before starting the tournament championships. The 2013 Conference Carolinas Cross Country Championship Meet will be hosted by Belmont Abbey College on Friday, October 25th at Frank Liske Park in Concord, N.C.† Keep up with all the Conference Carolinas fall tournament action on the league website at the Fall Championships Tourney Central link.