CHICAGO – The University of Chicago volleyball team was recognized for its efforts in the classroom with the 2019-20 Team Academic Award, given by the United State Marine Corps (USMC) and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).
A total of 1,313 teams garnered the annual award, which honors volleyball teams that maintain a year-long grade-point average of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale or 4.10 on a 5.0 scale.
The Maroons concluded the 2019 season with a 28-4 overall record. They advanced to the third round of the NCAA Division III Championship and were ranked No. 1 in the nation during the regular season.