Track and Field Programs Earn National Academic Awards

13 Dec 2021 | 10:45 | Track & Field

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Both the men and women’s track and field programs earned 2021 NCAA Division I USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors.

Each program recorded a cumulative GPA above 3.0 to earn the team award with the men’s team boasting a 3.11 GPA and the women’s 3.221.

Six women and four men were also named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team, having earned a 3.25 GPA or higher and finished the season ranked in the top 48 in the East during the outdoor season.

Miami’s upperclassmen succeeded both on the track and in the classroom with six of the 10 honorees earning their Master’s degrees this year.

A list of the honorees and their majors are listed below:

Kevin Arreaga Master’s International Business

Asa Burke Master’s Sport Administration

Xavier Coakley Master’s Sport Administration

Isaiah Holmes Master’s Sport Administration

Debbie Ajagbe Mechanical Engineering

Michelle Atherley Master’s International Business

Sierra Oliveira Exercise Physiology

Zakiya Rashid Master’s Exercise Physiology Strength & Conditioning

Alfreda Steele Master’s in Liberal Studies

Taylor Wright Exercise Physiology


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