176 Seahawk Student-Athletes Land on CAC All-Academic Team

News Release, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) announced that 1,459 student-athletes were named to the 2019-20 All-Academic Team, an average of over 239 student-athletes per full-member institution.

Student-athletes in one or more CAC championship sports that attain a 3.20-grade point average (GPA) for the academic year earn a spot on the All-Academic team. A total of 64.3% of CAC student-athletes posted a 3.20 GPA this year (1,459 of 2,268).

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St. Mary’s College of Maryland came in third with 65.7 % (176 of 268) of its student-athletes gaining All-Academic Team status. The Seahawk baseball team led the department with 28 selections, while the men’s lacrosse team drew a close second with 26 selections. In all, eight Seahawk teams had at least 10 student-athletes make the All-Academic Team, while 15 St. Mary’s College student-athletes wrapped up their collegiate careers as four-year members of the All-Academic Team.


2019-20 Percentage of All-Academic Student-Athletes

InstitutionPercentage
York (336 of 449)74.8%
Christopher Newport (263 of 389)67.6%
St. Mary’s (176 of 268)65.7%
Salisbury (221 of 365)60.5%
Mary Washington (248 of 428)57.9%
Southern Virginia (191 of 338)56.5%
Babson (9 of 11; 1 sport)81.8%
Carnegie Mellon (9 of 13; 1 sport) 69.2%
New Jersey City (6 of 7; 1 sport)85.7%

St. Mary’s All-Academic Team Honorees over the Years

2006-07 – 106 of 218 (48.6%)2007-08 – 139 of 249 (55.6%)2008-09 – 132 of 244 (54.1%)
2009-10 – 147 of 274 (53.6%)2010-11 – 156 of 308 (50.6%)2011-12 – 153 of 302 (50.7%)
2012-13 – 146 of 295 (49.5%)2013-14 – 145 of 298 (48.7%)2014-15 – 162 of 287 (56.5%)
2015-16 – 151 of 281 (53.7%)2016-17 – 146 of 260 (56.2%)2017-18 – 156 of 284 (54.9%) 
2018-19 – 165 of 289 (57.1%)2019-20 – 176 of 268 (65.7%)