DENVER, Colo. -- The Western Athletic Conference (WAC) announced the 2018-19 Academic All-WAC selections for winter sports participants this week. UMKC received seven nominations with all the student-athletes coming from Track and Field.
To be eligible for a Academic All-WAC selection, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year, have at least a 3.2 cumulative grade-point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests.
After finishing the 2017-18 winter season with 33 selections through the basketball and track and field programs, the Roos have now averaged 22 selections per year since joining the conference back in the 2013-14 campaign.
All seven student-athletes have combined for a 3.65 cumulative GPA throughout their college careers as of the Spring 2019 semester.
Below are the award winners for the track and field programs:
Men’s Track and Field
- Lachlan Moore, Jr.
- Daylan Quinn, Jr.
- Josh Sanders, So.
Women’s Track and Field
- Matia Finley, Sr.
- Mara Meneely, Jr.
- Louisa Nylander, Sr.
- Jada Steele, Jr.
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