Courtesy: Paul Hokanson/UB Athletics
Chippewas Earn All-Academic Recognition from USTFCCCA

MOUNT PLEASANT - Central Michigan's men's cross country program has earned All-Academic recognition from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

CMU was one of 145 institutions represent 30 conferences to earn All-Academic honors.

To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team, the team must have had a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or better and have started at least five runners at their respective NCAA regional championship.

The Chippewas earned a combined 3.25 GPA. They were one of only five Mid-American teams to win the award. CMU last won this award in 2010.

The men's squad finished second at the MAC Championships and finished 12th at the Great Lakes Regional.