Twenty-two Summit League teams garner NCAA Public Recognition Awards for top Academic Progress Rates

Twenty-two Summit League teams earn NCAA Public Recognition Awards, giving the league 20-plus teams with the distinction in back-to-back years.
Twenty-two Summit League teams earn NCAA Public Recognition Awards, giving the league 20-plus teams with the distinction in back-to-back years.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Summit League had 22 different teams earn NCAA Public Recognition Awards on Wednesday as NCAA officials honored the programs earning multiyear Academic Progress Rates (APR) in the top 10 percent of all squads in each of its sponsored sports.

All nine league members had at least one team recognized, while three of the league's four affiliate members were also recognized. Six of the league's women's golf programs were honored, topping the sports in recognition.

Denver
Men's Golf
Men's Tennis

Drake
Men's Tennis

Eastern Illinois
Women's Swimming and Diving

North Dakota
Men's Golf
Women's Cross Country
Women's Golf

North Dakota State
Women's Golf

Omaha
Men's Tennis
Women's Tennis

Oral Roberts
Men's Cross Country
Men's Golf
Women's Golf

Purdue Fort Wayne
Men's Golf
Women's Golf
Women's Soccer

South Dakota
Women's Golf
Women's Volleyball

South Dakota State
Women's Golf

Valparaiso
Men's Tennis

Western Illinois
Women's Swimming and Diving
Women's Tennis

Selections by Universities: Denver (2), Drake (1), Eastern Illinois (1), North Dakota (3), North Dakota State (1), Omaha (2), Oral Roberts (3), Purdue Fort Wayne (3), South Dakota (2), South Dakota State (1), Valparaiso (1), Western Illinois (2).

Selections by Sport: Men's Cross Country (1), Men's Golf (4), Men's Tennis (4), Women's Cross Country (1), Women's Golf (6), Women's Soccer (1), Women's Swimming and Diving (2), Women's Tennis (2), Women's Volleyball (1).

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