ODAC Announces 2013-14 All-Academic Team
Hornets Rank Third Overall with 139
Story Courtesy of the ODAC Sports Information Office
FOREST, Va. --- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team eclipsed 1,000 student-athletes for the eighth-consecutive year and set a new high-water mark for conference honorees for the fifth year in a row. With representatives from each of the 17 ODAC institutions (including Catholic University for football only and Greensboro College and Notre Dame of Maryland University for swimming only), 1,553 student-athletes earned recognition on the 2013-14 ODAC All-Academic Team.
Eligibility for the ODAC All-Academic Team is open to any student-athlete that competes in a conference-sponsored sport, regardless of academic class. He or she must achieve at least a 3.25 grade point average for the year to be considered for an ODAC All-Academic Award.
Washington and Lee University placed the most student-athletes on the list with 308 individuals on the academic team, which is 25 more than the 2012-13 squad. Bridgewater College (143), Lynchburg College (139), Roanoke College (123), Shenandoah University (111) and Emory & Henry College (105) also boast at least 100 student-athletes on the list.
The following link leads to a PDF of the entire 2013-14 ODAC All-Academic Team. Click HERE to view the entire list of honorees.