6 MGCCC teams earn NJCAA academic honors

6 MGCCC teams earn NJCAA academic honors

PERKINSTON — Six Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College teams earned NJCAA Academic Team of the Year honorable mention awards for having GPAs of 3.00 or better for the 2015-16 season.

 

The Lady Bulldogs' softball team led all Gulf Coast teams with a 3.53 GPA, followed by the women's soccer team at 3.40.

 

The Bulldogs' golf team finished with a 3.34 GPA, just ahead of women's tennis at 3.33. The men's tennis team had a 3.20 GPA, with the men's soccer team's 3.07 GPA also receiving recognition.

 

There were 714 NJCAA teams that finished with a GPA of 3.0 or better out of a total of 3,394 teams in all sports across all divisions.

NJCAA Academic Team of the Year Honorable Mention Awards

Team GPA
Softball 3.53
Women's soccer 3.40
Golf 3.34
Women's tennis 3.33
Men's tennis 3.20
Men's soccer 3.07

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