The Wright State men's cross country team has earned All-Academic status by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). In addition to the Scholar Team of the Year, the USTFCCCA also announced that 147 institutions representing 30 conferences have earned 2011 Division I Men's All-Academic Cross Country status.
Chattanooga reported the highest cumulative team GPA in the country through the fall 2011 semester at 3.81. Creighton followed at 3.72. Seven of the top 10 finishing teams at the 2011 NCAA Cross Country Championships earned All-Academic status. Of the 31 teams that participated in the national meet, 20 of those earned All-Academic status.
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.For a complete list, go to http://www.ustfccca.org/2012/02/featured/wisconsin-takes-title-as-cross-country-scholar-team-of-the-year.