Baseball: Mount Union Earns ABCA Team Academic Award

Baseball: Mount Union Earns ABCA Team Academic Award

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Mount Union's baseball team has earned the American Baseball Coaches Association Team Academic Award.

The Purple Raiders as a team had a combined grade point average of 3.04 to qualify for the award.

Mount Union was one of 104 NCAA Division III teams to earn the honor.

The American Baseball Coaches Association's Team Academic Excellence Award honors high school and college programs coached by ABCA members that post a cumulative Grade Point Average over 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the current academic year.

The Raiders had a 7-5 record in 2020 before the CoVID-19 pandemic ended the season.