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Liberty Men's, Women's XC Named All-Academic Teams
The 2013 Liberty men's and women's cross country squads have both been honored as U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Teams for their work in the classroom.
Coached by Brant Tolsma, the men's squad owns a cumulative GPA of 3.45, while the Lady Flames boast a team GPA of 3.34. Both teams easily met the USTFCCCA standard of 3.0 to qualify as All-Academic Teams, with the Liberty men's team tying Colorado State for the 21st-highest team GPA in the nation.
Liberty also enjoyed a successful 2013 season on the course, highlighted by the Flames' unprecedented ninth consecutive Big South title. Meanwhile, the Lady Flames were the Big South runners-up, recording their 10th straight top-two conference finish.