UE softball ranks 34th in the nation in GPA


Aces continue to excel in the classroom.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Academics are one of the key points for the University of Evansville softball team and their efforts were rewarded as they were named an Easton/NFCA Division I All-Academic Team for the 2016-17 season.

“At Evansville education is our number one focus,” Purple Aces head coach Mat Mundell said. “Our young ladies take tremendous pride in this fact and work extremely hard to achieve in the classroom.”

With a cumulative team GPA of 3.473, Evansville ranked 34th in the nation.  The squad was also third in the Missouri Valley Conference.

A total of 143 Division I teams accumulated grade-point averages of 3.00 or higher in 2016-17.