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Men's Soccer and Rowing win American Athletic Conference Team Academic Excellence Awards

by Collin Thomas

ORLANDO – UCF's men's soccer and rowing teams earned the American Athletic Conference Team Academic Excellence Award the league announced Thursday.

UCF's soccer team members combined for a 3.56 grade point average for the 2022 spring semester. The Knight's rowing team combined for a 3.47 grade point average.

This is the rowing team's third time collecting the award, winning it during the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons while this season marks the first time men's soccer has won the award.

In addition to rowing and men's soccer's Team Academic Excellence Awards, UCF has collected the award in football and women's basketball in 2013-14, football, men's basketball and softball in 2014-15, men's golf and women's tennis in 2015-16, volleyball in 2016-17, men's tennis in 2017-18, rowing and volleyball in 2018-19 and rowing and volleyball in 2019-20 and softball in 2020-21 and 2021-22.

The AAC Team Academic Excellence Award recognizes the institution in each Conference-sponsored sport with the highest GPA.

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