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Appalachian State Athletics Earn Cumulative 3.54 Grade Point Average

Appalachian State Athletics Earn Cumulative 3.54 Grade Point Average

App State student-athletes posted another impressive academic semester during the fall of 2020.

The Mountaineers ended the semester with a 3.54 grade point average for all student-athletes, just under the school record of 3.59 set last spring. The cumulative GPA for all student-athletes currently sits at a school-record 3.33.

This fall was the 17th consecutive semester that App State student-athletes have achieved a cumulative GPA above 3.0.

All 16 programs ended the semester with a GPA over 3.2, including 12 teams with better than a 3.5 GPA. Women’s cross country led the women’s sports with a 3.81 semester GPA. Men’s golf topped the men’s sports with a 3.73.

All App State’s teams maintain a cumulative GPA above 3.0, with women’s cross country leading the way at 3.72. Field hockey and women’s golf aren’t far behind, with a 3.69 and 3.63, respectively. On the men’s side, men’s golf holds the highest cumulative GPA with a 3.53.

The Mountaineers were recently recognized by the Sun Belt for their academic excellence, boasting the highest number of student-athletes named to the Honor Roll and Commissioner’s list with 330. App State also won the 2019-20 Sun Belt Conference Overall Student Graduation Rate Award, with a graduation success rate of 85 percent. This is the second straight year that App State has had the highest graduation rate among overall student bodies of conference schools.

TEAM FALL 2020 GPA CUMULATIVE GPA
Women’s Cross Country 3.81 3.72
Men’s Golf 3.73 3.53
Softball 3.73 3.35
Field Hockey 3.72 3.69
Women’s Track 3.69 3.46
Volleyball 3.67 3.52
Women’s Golf 3.66 3.63
Women’s Soccer 3.65 3.57
Women’s Tennis 3.62 3.59
Women’s Basketball 3.55 3.23
Men’s Cross Country 3.53 3.19
Wrestling 3.52 3.21
Men’s Basketball 3.43 3.17
Men’s Track & Field 3.38 3.11
Football 3.29 3.09
Baseball 3.22 3.17