Volleyball Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

2015-16 AVCA Team Academic Award Recipients

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania volleyball team was one of 132 Division I programs to receive the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2015-16 academic year.

The award, which was officially announced last week, recognizes collegiate volleyball teams that maintained at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale.

The Quakers were also highlighted on the list as one of 19 Division I programs that reached their Dig Pink fundraising goal last fall.

Penn begins the 2016 campaign at the Barcelona Labor Day Classic on Sept 2-3 in Houston, Texas.