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Appalachian State Athletics Surpasses 3.0 Cumulative GPA For 23rd Straight Semester

App State student-athletes extended their impressive streak to 23 consecutive semesters with a cumulative GPA above 3.0 thanks to their academic performances during the 2023 fall.

The Mountaineers ended the fall with a 3.17 semester GPA for all student-athletes, contributing to a 3.19 cumulative GPA for all student-athletes.

Every program at App State finished the fall with a cumulative GPA above 2.85, led by a 3.62 from women’s golf, which had a department-best GPA of 3.73 during the fall.

Field hockey, soccer and tennis also had a semester GPA of at least 3.50, while the other teams with a cumulative GPA above 3.50 are volleyball and women’s cross country.

On the men’s side, the top semester GPA was a 3.34 that belonged to men’s cross country, which also possesses the top cumulative men’s GPA with a 3.30.

In September, with a combined 223 honorees among the lists for the Academic Honor Roll (league-high 102 members), Commissioner’s List (109 members) and 1A Far Academic Excellence Award (12 members), App State ranked in the top four among the 14 football-playing Sun Belt institutions.

Teams (Alphabetical Order) Fall Semester GPA
Baseball 2.92
Field Hockey 3.55
Football 2.87
Men’s Basketball 2.90
Men’s Cross Country 3.34
Men’s Golf 3.16
Men’s Track & Field 3.06
Soccer 3.54
Softball 3.43
Tennis 3.53
Volleyball 3.40
Women’s Basketball 3.29
Women’s Cross Country 3.42
Women’s Golf 3.73
Women’s Track & Field 3.09
Wrestling 3.12
Teams (Alphabetical Order) Cumulative GPA
Baseball 3.04
Field Hockey 3.49
Football 2.98
Men’s Basketball 3.01
Men’s Cross Country 3.30
Men’s Golf 3.16
Men’s Track & Field 2.88
Soccer 3.46
Softball 3.35
Tennis 3.48
Volleyball 3.57
Women’s Basketball 3.22
Women’s Cross Country 3.30
Women’s Golf 3.62
Women’s Track & Field 3.10
Wrestling 3.11