Higgins, Newton, and Eagles Commended by the IWLCA for Academic Excellence

Higgins, Newton, and Eagles Commended by the IWLCA for Academic Excellence

GRAND LAKE, Colo. - The Husson women's lacrosse team received their first acknowledgement from the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) by being named one of 312 schools across Division I, II, III, and NAIA as IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads for the 2018-19 academic year. To qualify for this prestigious honor, the women's lacrosse team must have posted a 3.0 or higher team GPA for the academic year.

In addition to this honor, two Eagles stood out on the 2019 Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll. Juniors Traviania Higgins and Cali Newton were commended for excelling in the classroom this past year. To be eligible for this honor, student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and have earned a cumulative academic GPA of 3.50 or greater. The IWLCA honored 653 student-athletes from 173 different institutions on the 2019 IWLCA Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll.