Tech Women’s Basketball Team Scores National Academic Honor

ATLANTA – The Michigan Tech women’s basketball team finished 10th in the WBCA Top-25 Team Academic Honor Roll for the 2011-12 season. The Huskies posted a cumulative team grade point average of 3.547. The team had eight members post a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and six with a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49.

“I am so proud of every player we have for individually doing their part to earn this team award,” said head coach Kim Cameron. “The ability to succeed at balancing the demands of their academic and athletic schedules is truly remarkable. We are fortunate to have such great student-athletes here.”

The 2011-12 season marks the sixth straight year that the team has earned the award. The team’s finishes the previous five seasons; 2010-11 (20th), 2009-10 (1st), 2008-09 (4th), 2007-08 (2nd) and 2006-07 (4th).

Other GLIAC schools receiving the award were Lake Erie (third) and Ashland (18).