Volleyball: Mount Union Wins AVCA Academic Award For 10th Consecutive Year

Volleyball: Mount Union Wins AVCA Academic Award For 10th Consecutive Year

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Mount Union's volleyball team has been selected to receive the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for a 10th straight year.

The Purple Raiders had 10 student-athletes named Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference last season.

Mount Union is one of 175 Division III women's programs to receive the Team Academic Award this year.

The award which was initiated in 1992 honors high school and collegiate volleyball teams who maintain a minimum 3.30 grade-point average. 

Mount Union opens the 2018 at home hosting the Mount Union Invitational Friday, August 31 and Saturday, September 1 at the MAAC in Alliance.