Red Raider Volleyball Team Honored For Academic Success - FOX34 Lubbock
Red Raider Volleyball Team Honored For Academic Success
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Texas Tech volleyball team earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award, announced by the organization on Monday, July 20.
The nod marks the second year in a row that the Red Raiders have received the award.
The award, initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors volleyball teams that maintain a year-long grade-point average of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale or 4.10 on a 5.0 scale. This year, the United State Marine Corps (USMC) and the AVCA announced that 1,313 teams earned the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2019-2020 season, topping last year's record by almost 200 teams. 232 programs received Team Academic honors for the first time in 2020.
The Red Raiders recorded an impressive 3.56 grade point average for the 2019-20 academic year.