Volleyball Receives Team Academic Honor
CHICAGO – The DePaul volleyball team earned the Game Plan™/American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic AwardSM for the 2005-2006 season as announced today by the AVCA. The Blue Demons are one of 54 NCAA Division I volleyball teams to receive the annual honor.
The award, initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors college and high school teams that displayed excellence in the classroom by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale. Nominating head coaches must be AVCA members. Each school will receive a plaque, and each player a certificate commemorating the designation.
The Blue Demons open their 2006 season at the Chicagoland Classic, August 25-26. DePaul faces Loyola-Chicago, Friday at 5:00 p.m. at the