DIII All-Academic Teams



Scholar Athlete of the Year

Division III Award History

Season
Team Honorees
2016-17
Track & Field | Cross Country
2015-16
2014-15
2013-14
2012-13
Track & Field (M/W) | Cross Country Open PDF
2011-12
2010-11
2009-10
2008-09
2007-08
2006-07
2005-06
2004-05
Track & Field | Cross Country
2003-04
Track & Field | Cross Country
2002-03
Track & Field | Cross Country
2001-02
Track & Field | Cross Country
2000-01
Indoor Open PDF | Outdoor Open PDF | Cross Country
1999-2000
Indoor Open PDF | Outdoor Open PDF | Cross Country
1998-99
Indoor | Outdoor Open PDF | Cross Country
1997-98
1996-97
Indoor | Outdoor | Cross Country Open PDF
1995-96
Indoor | Outdoor | Cross Country

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Selection Criteria

DIII Cross Country
  1. Awarded to all nominated teams who meet the following criteria:
    1. Team roster must include every individual who used a season of eligibility.
    2. Team meets the NCAA criteria for cross country sponsorship (five meets with a minimum of five runners competing at each meet).
    3. Graduate students must take all undergraduate plus graduate coursework into account.
    4. An institution’s team roster must have a minimum cumulative team grade point average of 3.1 on a 4.0 scale through the most recent semester/quarter, computed by the following method:
      1. Total the cumulative number of semester hours or quarter hours earned for all student-athletes who used a season of eligibility, including the most recent grading period;
      2. Total the cumulative number of quality points earned by all student-athletes who used a season of eligibility, including the most recent grading period;
      3. Divide the cumulative number of quality points earned by the cumulative number of semester or quarter hours earned.
      4. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale than 4.0 then must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale * 4.0].
  2. Forms are available online at the USTFCCCA website, and nominations must be submitted to the national office before the deadline published by the national office.

 

DIII Track & Field
  1. Awarded to all nominated teams who meet the following criteria:
    • Cumulative team GPA of all student-athletes who used a season of eligibility be at least a 3.1 on a 4.0 scale through the most recent semester/quarter, computed by the following method:
      • Total the cumulative number of semester hours or quarter hours earned for all student-athletes who used a season of eligibility, including the most recent grading period;
      • Total the cumulative number of quality points (GPA multiplied by the number of credit hours) earned by all student-athletes who used a season of eligibility, including the most recent grading period;
      • Divide the cumulative number of quality points earned by the cumulative number of semester or quarter hours earned.
      • Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale than 4.0 then must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0]. Data must be certifiable by the institution’s registrar.
    • Graduate students must take all undergraduate plus graduate coursework into account.
  2. Forms will be available online at the USTFCCCA website and nominations must be submitted to the national office before the deadline published by the national office.

 

Late Nominations

  1. Late nominations will be accepted until 90 calendar days after the deadline published by the USTFCCCA national office for All-Academic nominations.
  2. Late nominations will not be included in the press release announcing All-Academic selections, but will be included in official lists of All-Academic honorees.
  3. All late nominations are subject to (1) a flat $50 late fee; and (2) a charge of $20 per set of All-Academic certificates printed. Two (2) All-Academic certificates are included in each set.