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ERAU Earns Presidents' Cup Honors in the Cascade
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03 July 2019  

ERAU IS ONE OF SIX INSTITUTIONS TO EARN PRESIDENTS' CUP HONORS IN THE CASCADE

CORVALLIS, Ore.– Six Cascade Collegiate Conference athletic departments earned Presidents'  Academic Excellence status for the recently completed 2018-19 school year the conference office announced today.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Ariz.) is an associate member of the CCC in which men's wrestling competes. The group were tremendous in the classroom earning six Academic All-Conference members out of the ten wrestlers who qualified from the program.

In order to receive the designation a department must achieve and overall combined GPA of 3.0 or better among their student athletes (men/women) that compete in sports that the CCC declares a champion in, and have 60% or higher of student-athletes who are eligible to receive Academic All-Conference (sophomore standing/3.2 GPA)  recognition do so.

"Earning Presidents' Academic Excellence designation is a great accomplishment," stated CCC Commissioner Robert Cashell. "It represents the highest academic honor our departments can earn from the CCC and recognizes the outstanding efforts in the classroom."

2018-19 CCC Presidents' Academic Excellence Designation