A New Record for Scholar-Athlete Awards
by Zebrina Edgerton-Maloy ’16
Washington and Lee University’s athletic teams set a new record when 224 students earned scholar-athlete awards during fall term of last year. The number of award recipients increased by more than 30 compared to previous fall terms.
The student-athletes achieved a GPA of at least 3.50, and 24 had a GPA of 4.0.
The women’s soccer team had the highest GPA, with a 3.612, and the men’s golf team had the highest men’s team GPA with a 3.534. All of W&L’s varsity athletic programs achieved a team GPA of at least 3.0.
Together, the fall sports teams combined to post a 66-30-3 (.682) overall record, while the volleyball team claimed an ODAC title.
See a list of all the Scholar-Athlete award recipients >