Men's Track & Field: Six Raiders Named USTFCCCA All-Academic

The Purple Raiders named 2017 USTFCCCA All-Academic are from top left - Louis Berry, Bryce Biskup, Clark Etzler, Preston Myers, Tyler Neff and James Roth
The Purple Raiders named 2017 USTFCCCA All-Academic are from top left - Louis Berry, Bryce Biskup, Clark Etzler, Preston Myers, Tyler Neff and James Roth

Six Mount Union student-athletes have earned 2017 All-Academic honors for the outdoor season from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

A total of 608 women earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors during the 2016-17 track & field seasons.

To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and must have met at least one of the following athletic standards:

  • Competed in an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship
  • Finished the regular season ranked in the national top-50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top-35 in a relay event on the official NCAA Descending Order List.

The Purple Raiders honored include junior Tyler Neff (Navarre/Fairless), sophomores Louis Berry (Pittsburgh, Pa./Shady Side Academy) and Clark Etzler (Elida/Elida) with freshmen Bryce Biskup (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford), Preston Myers (Alliance/Marlington) and James Roth (Massillon/Massillon Perry).