TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- The Rose-Hulman
Institute of Technology volleyball team earned Academic Team
recognition from the American Volleyball Coaches Association in
results released on Thursday.
The volleyball squad was honored
for achieving a combined team grade point average of higher than
3.30 at 3.478. The Fightin' Engineers also set a school
record for winning percentage in 2010, helping make the season the
most successful in Rose-Hulman volleyball history both on the court
and in the classroom.
Rose-Hulman joined Manchester
College as the only Indiana based NCAA Division III institutions to
qualify for Academic Team honors. Eighty-eight of the more
than 400 volleyball teams within NCAA Division III qualified for
Rose-Hulman, Defiance College
and Manchester were the only Heartland Collegiate
Athletic Conference institutions represented on the
Academic Team list.