HIGH POINT, N.C. – Five members of the Lees-McRae College women's volleyball team were named to the Academic All-Conference team the league office announced Monday. All five honorees from LMC were members of its senior class in: Rachel Cutshaw, Madison Martin, Whitley Starnes, Siarra Walker and Courtney Weathersbee.
Overall, there were 47 student-athletes to earn spots on the Academic All-Conference team. Student-athletes are named to the team after maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athlete's cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year. Academic All-Conference Teams are comprised of juniors and seniors who play in one of Conference Carolina's twenty sponsored sports.