LEXINGTON, Ky. - - Belmont University Volleyball earned the 2020-21 United States Marine Corps/American Volleyball Coaches Association (USMC/AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2020-21 season, the organization announced this week.
The award honors volleyball programs that maintain a year-long grade-point average of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale or 4.10 on a 5.0 scale.
Belmont has earned the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award seven consecutive years and 15 times since 2001.
11 Bruins earned OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll distinction and Belmont Volleyball has earned the OVC Team Academic Achievement Award every year under head coach Katelyn Harrison's leadership.
In addition, Belmont was named to the 2020-21 AVCA Team Academic Honor Roll for posting one of the nation's top grade-point averages.
Belmont opens its 2021 fall schedule Aug. 27 at Wyoming.
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