Women's rowing earns its third consecutive team academic excellence award, as volleyball continues to pile up academic honors.
Aug. 7, 2013
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University women's volleyball team and women's rowing squad were among the 24 teams to be recognized with 2012-13 BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Awards, for having the highest collective grade-point averages in their respective conference sport.
This is the third consecutive season the women's rowing squad has earned the Team Academic Excellence Award, with a program-high 41 student-athletes earning individual BIG EAST All-Academic Team recognition. Earlier this summer, 14 members of the women's rowing program earned 2013 Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar-Athletes.
For the women's volleyball program, the BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Award comes as one of many to celebrate the squad's success in the classroom. This week, Head Coach Arlisa Williams' team earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award. Senior captain Lindsay Wise, was also named the 2012-13 BIG EAST Institutional Female Scholar-Athlete in addition to being named Capital One Academic All-District First Team. The team also had 11 student-athletes named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
Georgetown was one of 10 conference schools to earn a BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Award and one of eight to earn more than one award.
The winners were chosen based on the 2012-13 grade-point average of each student-athlete who appeared on an institution’s roster as of the last contest of the championship segment in each conference-sponsored sport.
2012-13 BIG EAST Team Excellence Award Winners
Baseball St. John's
Men's Basketball Louisville
Women's Basketball DePaul
Men's Cross Country Seton Hall
Women's Cross Country Marquette
Field Hockey Rutgers
Men's Golf DePaul
Women's Golf Louisville
Men's Lacrosse St. John's
Women's Lacrosse Cincinnati
Women's Rowing Georgetown
Men's Soccer DePaul
Women's Soccer DePaul
Men's Swimming & Diving Villanova
Women's Swimming & Diving Villanova
Men's Tennis DePaul
Women's Tennis DePaul
Men's Indoor Track & Field Notre Dame
Women's Indoor Track & Field DePaul, Marquette
Men's Outdoor Track & Field Notre Dame
Women's Outdoor Track & Field DePaul, Marquette
Women's Volleyball Georgetown
Volleyball Drops Heartbreaking Season Finale, 3-2
In a match that featured 46 tied scores and 19 lead changes, the Georgetown University volleyball...
Hoyas Host Creighton, Senior Day for Regular...
The Georgetown University volleyball team closes out the 2015 season on Friday night when it...
Lauren Saar Earns BIG EAST Honor Roll Nod
Senior Lauren Saar (Richland, Mich./Plainwell) of the Georgetown University volleyball team has...
Saar Reaches 1,000 Digs; Volleyball Falls to...
Senior Lauren Saar became the ninth player in program history to record 1,000 career digs, but...
Volleyball Drops Homestand Opener, 3-0, to Butler
The Georgetown University volleyball team dropped a tough, 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-23), decision to...
Volleyball Opens Final Homestand Against Butler...
The Georgetown University volleyball team begins its season-closing homestand this weekend with a...
Volleyball Drops Final Road Match, 3-0, to...
The Georgetown University volleyball team dropped its final road match of the season to Marquette...
Georgetown Volleyball Falls at DePaul, 3-0
The Georgetown University volleyball team fell to DePaul University, 3-0 (25-15, 25-18, 25-19),...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
There are no upcoming events.
- Online Stores & Tickets