The Spring 2013 Wootton boys volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. We're one of only 23 high school boys teams to be honored with this national award for excellence in the classroom (a team GPA of 3.3 / 4.0 or above).
The AVCA press release is below. The list of schools receiving the award can be found on the AVCA website here: http://www.avca.org/awards/
This award and a memorable 15-0 championship season affirm the success of Wootton's athletic program, and the boys are fine examples of the student-athlete ideal.
Seniors: Justin Fowler, Aaron Krotman, Jeffrey Qiu, Charles Wang, Henry Zhou
Juniors: Cary Chin, Paul Malinauskas, Benjamin Wang
Sophomores: Ethan Frymark, Richard Hum, Adam Kaplan, Mark Pang
Freshmen: Aleksander Psurek, Henry Shu, Justin Wu.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 7, 2013
|Division||Number of Recipients||Percent Breakdown*|
|NCAA Division I Women||130||20.90%|
|NCAA Division II Women||77||12.38%|
|NCAA Division III Women||93||14.95%|
|NAIA Women + Men||46||7.40%|
|NCAA Collegiate Men||5||0.96%|
|High School (Girls and Boys)||253||40.05%|
|High School Girls||229|
|High school Boys||23|
You can find this year's list of recipients on our website by clicking HERE
TOTAL RECIPIENT HISTORY
The AVCA, with its headquarters in Lexington, Ky., is managed by Associations International. The mission of the AVCA is to develop the sport of volleyball and its coaches. With a membership of over 6,000 and counting, the AVCA provides a professional network for those individuals and companies dedicated to enhancing and promoting the sport. Members include collegiate, high school, club, youth and Olympic coaches, as well as volleyball club directors. The AVCA provides education to volleyball coaches, recognition of elite players and coaches, promotion of volleyball competitions throughout the world, and networking opportunities for volleyball products and services providers. Further information is available at www.avca.org.
AVCA Manager of Media Relations & E-commerce