NEW HAVEN, Conn. (July 25, 2019) -- University of the Sciences and Chestnut Hill College on Thursday were honored by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) by being named to the Division II Academic Top-25 Team Honor Roll.
USciences, which claimed the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) South Division Regular Season Championship, ranked 15th in the nation with a team-wide grade point average of 3.63. The Devils, who are led by Head Coach Jackie Hartzell, was the highest ranked East Region team in the poll.
Chestnut Hill followed two places back in 17th with a team mark of 3.626. The Griffins are led by Head Coach Mike West.
The CACC led all three East Region conferences (CACC, ECC, NE10) with the most teams on the Honor Roll.
ABOUT THE CACC
The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is an NCAA Division II Conference composed of 14 institutions in Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The member institutions are Bloomfield College, Caldwell University, Chestnut Hill College, Concordia (N.Y.) College, Dominican (N.Y.) College, Felician University, Georgian Court University, Goldey-Beacom College, Holy Family University, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Nyack College, Post University of Waterbury, University of the Sciences, and Wilmington University.