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All Three Athletic Teams Honored for Academic Success

All three atlethic teams at LSU Eunice were named to the Academic Teams of the Year list by the NJCAA. This list is composed of the teams with the top GPA in each sport.

The minimum grade point average requirement for consideration is a team GPA of 3.00.

Baseball and Basketball each made the list with an average GPA of 3.17, while Softball was added to the list after finishing with a 3.15 GPA.

Over 450 teams qualified for academic team accolades. Nearly 60,000 student-athletes competed in the NJCAA for the 2011-2012 academic year on more than 3,500 teams in 28 different sports.

The 2011-2012 season marks the 29th year the NJCAA has recognized the success of its student-athletes in the classroom. With minimal changes, the NJCAA academic awards program has been in place since 1983.

To see a list of all qualifying teams visit the NJCAA website .