LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) released its list of teams to earn Top Team GPA Awards today, with the Clarion men’s golf team claiming the title for their sport in 2016-17.
The Golden Eagles boasted a team GPA of 3.547, the best among the eight PSAC institutions that compete in the sport. That mark was the best among all men’s sports at Clarion and second overall only to the volleyball team GPA of 3.561.
Now in their sixth year of existence, the awards are issued across 21 sports. With eight different institutions claiming an award, it ties the most in league history (2013-14).
The awards, released at the conclusion of the academic year, honor the teams with the top cumulative team grade point average in each of the sponsored sports within the PSAC. The league hosts 23 championships, however, for the award purposes, indoor and outdoor track & field are counted as a single sport.