ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Six of the 12 spots in District 3 of the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Women's Track & Field/Cross Country Team belonged to the South Atlantic Conference, all coming from different institutions.
The SAC schools represented were Lenoir-Rhyne, Tusculum, Wingate, Queens, Mars Hill, and Carson-Newman.
The 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Women's Track & Field/Cross Team, selected by CoSIDA, recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances in the athletic realm and in the classroom. The Google Cloud Academic All-America® program separately recognizes outstanding student-athletes in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NAIA.
First-team Academic All-District® honorees advance to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® ballot. First-, second- and third-team (if applicable) Academic All-America® honorees will be announced in June.
The Google Cloud Academic All-District® teams are divided into eight geographic districts across the United States and Canada.
The Division II and III Google Cloud Academic All-America® programs are partially financially supported by the NCAA Division II and III national governance structures to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2018-19 Divisions II and III Academic All-America® programs.
2019 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Women's Track & Field/Cross Team – District 3
Name School Yr. GPA Major
Emma Driggers Francis Marion University Jr. 4.00 History / French
Savannah Drummonds Lenoir-Rhyne University Sr. 3.98 Mathematics
Nia Elmore Clayton State University Jr. 3.87 Nursing
Leah Hanle University of Mount Olive Jr. 3.75 Psychology
Candise Lockett University of Mount Olive So. 3.93 Graphic Design
Nicole McMillen Tusculum University Sr. 3.92 Business Management
Taylor Moncrief University of Mount Olive Jr. 3.85 Psychology
Ruva Mzinde Wingate University Sr. 3.70 Sport Management
Lucie Noall Queens University of Charlotte Sr. 3.95 Biology
Delaney Taylor Mars Hill University So. 4.00 Health & Human Performance
Rebekah White Carson-Newman University Sr. 4.00 Exercise Science
Sarah Wilder Georgia College Sr. 4.00 Chemistry