March 8, 2010

Women’s Cross-Country Team Earns All-Academic Honors

NEW ORLEANS, LA. - The Lees-McRae College women's cross-country team was honored with the All-Academic Team Award for having a team cumulative gpa over 3.00.

"I am extremely proud of our women's team," head coach Thomas Cason said. "They continue to demonstrate excellence both in the classroom and on the cross country course."

Lees-McRae, which had a team gpa of 3.24, is one of only two schools from the Conference Carolinas to earn the award and one of eight schools in the southeast region on the list.

The Lady Bobcats finished the season second in the Conference Carolinas and third in the region.