July 16, 2018 Article from GOBLUERAIDERS.COM

MT Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

photo of Volleyball teamMURFREESBORO - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced the recipients of the 2017-18 AVCA Team Academic Award on Monday morning, which included the recognition of the Middle Tennessee volleyball team.

The award honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that exhibited academic excellence in the classroom by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative grade-point average. Middle Tennessee rounded off the 2017-18 season recording a 3.55 cumulative team GPA, one of the highest in Blue Raider volleyball history.

The Blue Raiders join 163 Division I women's volleyball programs who received the award this season and marks the first time the volleyball program has received this prestigious award in the program history.

For a complete list of the 2017-18 AVCA Team Academic Award recipients, click here.