Academic honors for Lundin '19, women's track & field team

Mary Lundin '19 (Josh McKee photo)
Mary Lundin '19 (Josh McKee photo)

Hamilton College's Mary Lundin '19 (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton Preparatory School) and the women's track & field team were honored on July 22 when the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its 2019 NCAA Division III Track & Field Academic Awards.

USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors release | USTFCCCA All-Academic Teams release

Lundin earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors for the 2018-19 track & field seasons. The student-athlete must have compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 or better and either competed in an NCAA indoor or outdoor championship, or finished the regular season ranked in the top 50 in an individual event or in the top 35 in a relay event on the official NCAA Descending Order List.

Lundin placed 13th in the 800-meter run at the 2019 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships in Boston on March 8. The biology major graduated with team indoor records in the 500-meter run, 600-meter run and 1,600-meter relay, and the outdoor record in the 3,200-meter relay.

The Hamilton women collected an USTFCCCA All-Academic Team award for the eighth year in a row under head coach Ellen Hull. A program must have at least a 3.00 cumulative team grade point average in order to be eligible for the All-Academic Team award. The Continentals' team GPA was 3.46. Hamilton women's track & field athletes were honored 24 times between the 2019 NESCAC Winter and Spring All-Academic Teams.