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NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Coast Guard men's and women's track and field teams were named Division III All-Academic by the U.S.  Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

A total of 158 women's teams and 93 men's teams earned the distinction of All-Academic as a result of earning a cumulative team GPA of 3.10 or higher.

In addition, Ben Wolhaupter, Adam Scalesse, Beth Gollin and Kaitlin Piker were named as individuals to the All-Academic team.

To qualify for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team, the student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 and have met either of the following athletic standards, competed in the an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship or finished the regular season in the top 35 nationally in an individual event or ranked in the Top 25 in a relay event.