CHESTERTOWN, Md. — The Washington College baseball team has received a Team Academic Excellence Award for the 2018-19 academic year from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA).
The ABCA's Team Academic Excellence Award honors high school and college programs coached by ABCA members that post a team grade-point average over 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the current academic year.
The Shoremen were one of five Centennial Conference team to receive the award, joining Franklin & Marshall, Haverford, Johns Hopkins, and Swarthmore. Sixteen of Washington College's 18 varsity sports had team grade-point averages above 3.0 during the spring 2019 semester.