ARLINGTON, Va. - For the third-consecutive year, the Marymount baseball team has performed well in the classroom, earning the ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award, the league announced on Wednesday.
The award is in its third year, and the Saints have been named to it each time. To be honored, the team must have a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.00 on a 4.0 scale during the 2017-18 academic year. This year, the Saints posted a 3.26 GPA.
In total, 287 college and high school program received the award, including 76 Division III programs.
Between the new conference, Atlantic East, and former conference, Capital Athletic, Marymount is one of just two programs to earn the honor. The University of Mary Washington from the CAC is the other school.
To view the full list of honorees, click here.