BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women's volleyball team was one of 150 NCAA Division III programs recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association for high academic achievement. The Panthers earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for their 2016 season.
BSC was one of three Southern Athletic Association programs recognized.
It is the 25th anniversary of the award. Programs must maintain a 3.30 cumulative team GPA during the school year to be honored. There were over 820 teams who received the honor, breaking the previous record of 764.