UTEP Takes Home 48 C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Medals
While the spring and winter seasons for Conference USA were canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, UTEP student-athletes maintained a steady workflow in academics and received 48 Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Medals, the league office announced Friday.
The 48 medals is a school record that breaks the previous accomplishment of 42 during the 2012-13 scholastic year. These league medals are given to student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher.
From Miner women's basketball routine freshmen starters Avery Crouse and Arina Khlopkova to a whopping 10 C-USA medals for the volleyball program under first-year head coach Ben Wallis, UTEP exceeded in the classroom in a big way this academic year.
Below is a list of UTEP's medal winners by sport.
Men’s Basketball (One)
Women’s Basketball (Four)
Men’s Cross Country (One)
Women’s Golf (Three)
Men’s Track & Field (Four)
Women’s Track & Field (Two)