For the 5th consecutive year, the NJCAA has awarded Oxford College of Emory University athletic programs with academic honors.
The Academic Team of the Year Award has been given since 1993. The award recognizes the team with the highest overall grade point average for sport and gender. Qualifying teams must have an overall grade point average of at least 3.0 to receive honorable mention recognition. Nominations are submitted by respective institutions.
Eight Oxford programs earned Honorable Mention recognition.
Women's Cross Country 3.57
Women's Golf 3.48
Women's Soccer 3.47
Men's Soccer 3.29
Women's Tennis 3.35
Men's Tennis 3.12
Men's Basketball 3.25
Men's Cross Country 3.19
"We are extremely proud of the academic accomplishment from our athletic teams. We know each coach and student-athlete put a lot of hard work into both the classroom and on the field of competition," stated Roderick Stubbs, Athletic Director. "We stress academics first, and the real reward for us is shown through the student-athlete academic success."
The Center for Healthful Living and Athletic Department would like to thank our coaches and student-athletes for their hard work and dedication.