The Murray State Racers women's track & field program was honored with distinction as an All-Academic Team by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
"I am very proud of our women's team," said Racer head coach Jenny Swieton
. "It's awesome to see them accomplish their goals in the classroom as well as on the track. They understand that they are STUDENT-athletes and that is very important here at Murray State."
The Racers had a grade point average of 3.29 for the 2016-17 academic year.
The USTFCCCA recognized a total of 218 NCAA D-I women's teams for the 2016-17 school year. The Racers were one of eight teams in the Ohio Valley Conference to be honored.