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Brown Women's Lacrosse Tops Nation in Team GPA

Brown Women's Lacrosse Tops Nation in Team GPA

IWLCA Merit Squads Release

Portions of this story courtesy of Brown Athletics Communications

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Brown women's lacrosse team posted the best GPA in the nation en route to earning Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Academic Merit Squad honors, it was announced today. 

The Bears led all Division I women's lacrosse programs with a 3.55 cumulative team GPA, marking the third time in four seasons they finished among the top-three nationally. In 2011, Brown was third overall in team GPA before rising to second in 2012.

Rockhurst University and Pomona-Pitzer College earned Merit Squad status for Division II and Division III respectively.