W&L Women's Basketball Garners Spot in WBCA Academic Top 25

W&L Women's Basketball Garners Spot in WBCA Academic Top 25

ATLANTA, Ga. — The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced the Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll for the 2016-17 season and Washington and Lee ranked 18th in Division III.

The Generals finished the year with a combined grade-point average of 3.540. Emerson College took the top spot in Division III with a team GPA of 3.673.

This marks the third year in a row the Blue and White has been named to the Top 25 Honor Roll. Last season, the Generals were 15th but had a slightly lower team GPA (3.538).

The WBCA Academic Top 25 recognizes NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA and junior/community college women's basketball teams across the nation that have the highest combined grade-point averages inclusive of all student-athletes on their rosters for the entire season.

The Generals finished the 2016-17 season with a 12-14 overall record and a 7-9 mark in ODAC play.

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