Track athletes earn academic honor
Aug. 7, 2017 at 10 p.m.
SEGUIN - Four area Texas Lutheran University athletes earned United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association academic awards for the 2016-2017 seasons.
Marquis Brown, of Refugio, Zach Velasquez, of Flatonia, Cortnee Priour, of Goliad, and Ashley Myers, of Edna received the NCAA Division III honor.
To qualify an athlete must have compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and have competed in an NCAA indoor or outdoor championship, or finished the regular season in the national top 50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 35 in a relay even on the official NCAA Descending Order List.