July 26, 2013
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Four members of the UT Arlington track and field teams, three men and one woman, have earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic distinctions for the 2013 seasons, the association has officially announced.
Burris owns a 3.30 grade-point average in nursing. Meanwhile, Antunovic sports a 3.31 GPA in Russian studies, while accounting majors Mungwari and Storic boast 3.43 and 3.36 GPAs, respectively.
To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and have met either of the following athletic standards: for the indoor season, a student-athlete must have finished the regular season ranked in the national top 96 in an individual event or ranked in the national top 48 (collective listing) in a relay event on the official NCAA POP list provided by TFRRS.org; for the outdoor season, a student-athlete must have participated in any round of the NCAA Division I Championships (including preliminary rounds).
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