IHSA Team Academic Awards Announced

Once again, the Nashville Hornets athletic teams are not only getting it done on the court or the course, or the field, but also in the classroom. The IHSA announced the teams that qualified for the IHSA Team Academic Award for the fall 2016 sports and activities.
Six NCHS teams qualified for the Team Academic Award. Girls golf, boys golf, volleyball, boys cross country, girls cross country and football all qualified.
In order to qualify, the grade point average for all varsity teams must be computed on a non-weighted 4.0 system. Also the grade point average for football and volleyball must include every member of the team that enters the first level of state qualifying competition. Teams must have at least a 3.0 GPA for their entire season to qualify.
Girls golf finished with a 3.83 GPA. Boys golf finished with a 3.74 GPA. Volleyball finished with a 3.81 GPA. Boys cross country finished with a 3.44 GPA. Girls cross country finished with a 3.63 GPA, and football finished with a 3.14 GPA.