Track and Field Programs Earn National Academic Awards
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Both the men and women’s track and field programs earned 2021 NCAA Division I USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors.
Each program recorded a cumulative GPA above 3.0 to earn the team award with the men’s team boasting a 3.11 GPA and the women’s 3.221.
Six women and four men were also named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team, having earned a 3.25 GPA or higher and finished the season ranked in the top 48 in the East during the outdoor season.
Miami’s upperclassmen succeeded both on the track and in the classroom with six of the 10 honorees earning their Master’s degrees this year.
A list of the honorees and their majors are listed below:
Kevin Arreaga Master’s International Business
Asa Burke Master’s Sport Administration
Xavier Coakley Master’s Sport Administration
Isaiah Holmes Master’s Sport Administration
Debbie Ajagbe Mechanical Engineering
Michelle Atherley Master’s International Business
Sierra Oliveira Exercise Physiology
Zakiya Rashid Master’s Exercise Physiology Strength & Conditioning
Alfreda Steele Master’s in Liberal Studies
Taylor Wright Exercise Physiology