Men's Track & Field

Panther Track & Field Teams Honored for Academic Excellence

Panther Track & Field Teams Honored for Academic Excellence

COMPLETE LIST OF USTFCCCA DIVISION III WOMEN'S HONOREES
COMPLETE LIST OF USTFCCCA DIVISION III MEN'S HONOREES
COMPLETE LIST OF USTFCCCA MEN'S SCHOLAR TEAMS
COMPLETE LIST OF USTFCCCA WOMEN'S SCHOLAR TEAMS  

The Middlebury track and field teams were recently honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for their work in the classroom. The men posted the nation's best cumulative grade point average of 3.73 to lead 106 Division III All-Academic Track & Field Teams. The women were tied for second with Saint Vincent out of 185 programs that earned the honor with an identical 3.73 GPA, who must earn a GPA of 3.00 or better.

To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track & Field Team as an individual, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 and have met either of the following athletic standards. He or she must have competed in an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship, or finished the regular season ranked in the national top 50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 35 in a relay event.

The organization honored 11 Panther men. Earning the accolade were recent graduates Tyler Farrell (Toronto, Ont.), James Mulliken (Westport, Conn.) and Kevin Serrao (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J.), along with rising seniors Harrison Knowlton (Turner, Maine), Jimmy Martinez (Maplewood, N.J.) and Minhaj Rahman (Woodhaven, N.Y.). Completing the list for the men were rising juniors Arden Coleman (Burlingame, Calif.), Nicholas Hendrix (East Molesey, U.K.) and Nathan Hill (Hinsdale, Ill.) along with rising sophomores Matt D'Aquila (Wynnewood, Pa.) and Matthew Durst (Dublin, Calif.).

For the women, a total of 11 Middlebury individuals were also recognized. The honorees included recent graduate Kate McCluskey (Westford, Mass.) along with rising seniors Lucy Lang (Lexington, Mass.), Katherine MacCary (Los Angeles, Calif.), Abigail Nadler (Chicago, Ill.) and Kreager Taber (Raleigh, N.C.). Rising juniors Talia Ruxin (Lexington, Mass.) and Anna Willig (Phoenixville, Pa.) also found spots, while rising sophomores Katie Glew (Wilmette, Ill.), Tasha Greene (Wynnewood, Pa.), Kate Holly (Glenview, Ill.) and Kai Milici (Seattle, Wash.) round out the honorees.