CSC Volleyball Receives USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award Posted by Jeremy Anderson Date: July 20, 2020 6 Views The Chadron State College volleyball team was listed among the recipients of the United States Marine Corp/American Volleyball Coaches’ Association Team Academic Award for the 2019-20 academic year. The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 cumulative team GPA on a 5.0 scale. Chadron State received their 10th Team Academic Award from the organization this year. Only 46 of the 262 Division II programs who have received the award have received ten or more. This year, Team Academic Awards went to 171 volleyball programs in NCAA Division II. A total of 1,313 teams have earned the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2019-2020 season, topping last year’s record by almost 200 teams. 232 programs received Team Academic honors for the first time in 2020.