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Columbia Posts 17 NAIA Scholar Teams on NAIA National Awards Day

NAIA Scholar Teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the NAIA Scholar Teams on NAIA National Awards Day, recognizing over 2,200 teams. The day recognizes the association’s highest individual honors and achievements of NAIA student-athletes, administrators, and coaches. 
Columbia College placed 17 teams on the list, with the women’s cross country team leading the way for the Cougars, and the state of Missouri, posting a 3.76 GPA.
Here is the breakdown:

Sport GPA
Women’s Cross Country 3.76
Women’s Golf 3.58
Softball 3.57
Women’s Soccer 3.54
Women’s Basketball 3.52
Volleyball 3.52
Women’s Outdoor Track & Field 3.47
Women’s Indoor Track & Field 3.44
Women’s Bowling 3.32
Baseball 3.28
Men’s Basketball 3.19
Men’s Soccer 3.18
Competitive Cheer 3.14
Men’s Cross Country 3.11
Competitive Dance 3.09
Men’s Indoor Track & Field 3.05
Men’s Outdoor Track & Field 3.05

To view all of the NAIA Scholar Team recipients (by GPA), click HERE!

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics