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Team, Five Individuals Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors

Senior Jesse Poore was one of five Blue Jays who earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors it was announced today.
July 31, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Johns Hopkins men’s track team and five individual members of the team have been honored by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for excellence in academics it was recently announced.

Collectively, the Blue Jay men’s indoor and outdoor track teams boasted a combined cumulative GPA of 3.47 to earn All-Academic Team recognition. A total of 111 men’s NCAA Division III teams were honored with this distinction, which required a cumulative team GPA of at least 3.0 for the year.

Individually, five Johns Hopkins men’s track team members earned USTFCCCA All-Academic recognition.

To qualify for USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, a student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and must have met at least one of the following athletic standards:

• Competed in an NCAA Indoor or Outdoor Championship

• Finished the regular season ranked in the national top-50 in an individual event or ranked in the national top-35 in a relay event on the official NCAA Descending Order List.

Johns Hopkins’ 2017 Men’s USTFCCCA All-Academic Selections:

Tom Boucher (Sr.) - Neuroscience
Tom Pavarini (Sr.) – Computer Science
Jesse Poore (Sr.) – Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Scott Pourshalchi (So.) – Mechanical Engineering
Brett Wolfinger (Fr.) - Undecided

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