News Item - Sports - Intercollegiate Athletics at Penn State Altoona
Men's Basketball, Men's and Women's Swimming Teams Earn Peak Performer Awards for GPA
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona's men's basketball and men's and women's swimming teams were named Peak Performers by the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference on Friday, designating that each team finished with the highest cumulative grade point average of their respective sports among other conference teams during the 2012-2013 academic year.
The Lions men's basketball team posted a 3.15 GPA this past year, placing it first out of 10 AMCC teams.
Penn State Altoona's men's swimming team finished the year with a 3.23 GPA, coming in first place out of four teams. The women's swimming squad had a 3.43 GPA, the best mark out of five teams.
To view the complete list of 2012-2013 AMCC Peak Performers, visit http://amcconf.org/PeakPerformerAwards_2012_13.htm online.