USTFCCCA announced their 2013 NCAA Cross Country Academic All-Americans and Scholar Athletes of the Year last weekend. Individual honorees must have compiled a GPA of 3.25 or higher and must have finished either as an All-American (top 42) at NCAAs or top 10% of their regional meet. Team honorees needed a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 from all of their team members.
For the second year in a row, Dartmouth’s Abbey D’Agostino was tapped as the Division I Female Scholar Athlete of the Year for the cross country season. The Division I Male Scholar Athlete of the Year was awarded to North Carolina State’s Andrew Colley. Fifteen other Ivy Leaguers (which includes one alumna) earned Academic All-American honors with D’Agostino for the cross country season.
All eight men and seven women Ivy teams were given the honor of All-Academic Team honors.
Individual Academic All-Americans for 2013 Cross Country:
Brown – Heidi Caldwell
Columbia – Waverly Neer, Nico Composto, John Gregorek
Cornell – Rachel Sorna, Emily Shearer
Dartmouth – Abbey D’Agostino, Dana Giordano, Sarah DeLozier, Elizabeth Markowitz, John Bleday
Harvard – Vivana Hanley
Princeton – Emily de La Bruyere, Alejandro Arroyo Yamin, Abby Levene (alumna)
Yale – Kevin Dooney