NEW ORLEANS - Both the Hood College men's and women's track and field teams were recognized as United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic teams.
To be considered an All-Academic Team in cross country or track and field, programs must have compiled a cumulative GPA or 3.10 or greater.
The Blazer men tallied a 3.23 GPA, with the women finishing with an even more impressive 3.48.
Hood was one of just five schools in the Middle Atlantic Conference with both its men's and women's teams meeting the requirement. The Blazer women tied Messiah for the conference's third-highest GPA.