CHICAGO – The University of Chicago baseball team received the 2018 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Team Academic Excellence Award on Wednesday.
UChicago was one of 78 programs in NCAA Division III to meet the criteria threshold of:
- Must be a high school or college team.
- Head coach must be a current ABCA member.
- Team must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4.0 scale during the 2017-18 academic year.
The Maroons posted a team GPA of 3.52. They finished the 2018 campaign with a 26-13 overall record, tying the school record for season wins in the process.