MADISON, WI (PRESS RELEASE) - The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) has announced the student-athletes named to the 2008-09 Scholastic Honor Roll and the schools securing the All-Academic Award.
During the 2008-09 academic year, nearly 50 percent of the student-athletes competing in the conference achieved a 3.0 grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale) and were named to the Scholastic Honor Roll.
The conference also presented an All-Academic Award to those institutions that had a grade point average for its student-athletes that was equal to, or greater than, the grade point average of the overall student body. Institutions receiving the All-Academic Award included: UW-La Crosse, UW-Platteville, UW-River Falls, UW-Superior and UW-Whitewater.
Individuals named to the Scholastic Honor Roll receive a certificate, while institutions claiming All-Academic Awards collect a plaque.