Eight Lions Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
NEW ORLEANS – On Wednesday, July 23, the Columbia tack & field team saw eight student-athletes earn USTFCCCA Division I Track & Field All-Academic honors following the 2013-14 season. Four were selected on the women's team, including runners Marvellous Iheukwumere, Waverly Neer, Caroline Williams and jumper Nadia Eke. On the men's side, runners Tim Cousins, Brendon Fish, John Gregorek, and Harrison McFann received All-Academic honors.
To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have met either of the following athletic standards: for the indoor season, a student-athlete must have finished the regular season ranked in the national top 96 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 48 (collective listing) in a relay event on the official NCAA POP list provided by TFRRS.org; for the outdoor season, a student-athlete must have participated in any round of the NCAA Division I Championships (including preliminary rounds).