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WHITTIER, Calif. – The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) released their All-Academic teams Monday and the Whittier College athletic department saw 122 student-athletes get recognized for their success from the 2018-19 school year.
The men's soccer team led all Whittier programs with 13 selections and the women's soccer team added 12, and softball with 10. Other notable earners included baseball (9), football (8), volleyball (7), and women's track & field (7). Meanwhile, 10 Whittier College student-athletes garnered all-academic honors in multiple sports.
The SCIAC All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a grade point average (GPA) of 3.40 or higher and must have completed one full calendar year at their current institution. SCIAC student-athletes demonstrate the NCAA Division III philosophy enabling a full collegiate experience, beyond the arena of competition and the classroom.