Ten Pioneers Named to Academic All-Conference Team
Four student-athletes recognized as distinguished scholar-athletes
Feb. 14, 2018
DENVER - The University of Denver Pioneers had ten student-athletes named to the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Academic All-Conference Team and four (4) student-athletes named NCHC Distinguished Scholar-Athletes, the NCHC announced on Wednesday.
To be eligible for the NCHC Academic All-Conference Team, a student-athlete must compile a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher while having completed at least one (1) academic year at his institution. Student-athletes who have accrued a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher are honored as NCHC Distinguished Scholar-Athletes, in addition to Academic All-Conference.
NCHC Academic All-Conference Team
NCHC Distinguished Scholar-Athletes
While freshmen are not currently eligible for the NCHC Academic All-Conference Team or Distinguished Scholar-Athlete recognition, freshmen who achieve a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher at the conclusion of the 2017-18 academic year will be added to the Academic All-Conference Team during the offseason. Similarly, any freshmen who compile a 3.5 GPA or better will be named an NCHC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete.
The 2017-18 NCHC Senior Scholar-Athlete Award will be announced at the NCHC Awards Celebration on Thursday, March 15 in Saint Paul, Minn. on the eve of the NCHC Frozen Faceoff.
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