Ninety-five winter sport student-athletes from Case Western Reserve University received All-Academic recognition from the University Athletic Association for the 2016-17 season, as announced by the conference on Tuesday.
Within the UAA, All-Academic Recognition is awarded to student-athletes who have completed at least one full year of college study and who carry a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.300. The 3.300 minimum cumulative grade point average is the same academic standard used as a qualifying threshold by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for the nomination of Academic All-America® candidates in all sports. A total of 632 student-athletes across the UAA were recognized this season.
Case Western Reserve's honorees, broken down by sport, are as follows:
Women's Basketball (7)
Men's Basketball (3)
Women's Swimming & Diving (17)
Men's Swimming & Diving (13)
Vinicius Okada da Silva
Women's Indoor Track & Field (20)
Men's Indoor Track & Field (27)
James De La Cruz