Penn State Altoona student-athletes recognized for academics

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NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. — The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) released its 2023-24 Academic All-Conference team on Thursday, April 4, including 94 Penn State Altoona student-athletes.

The AMCC’s yearly Academic All-Conference team recognizes student-athletes from institutions across the league for achieving cumulative grade-point averages of 3.2 or higher, through the fall 2023 semester. Individuals on the list who compiled GPAs of 3.5 or higher earned a greater status of recognition, being tabbed as Peak Performers. The 2023-24 AMCC Academic All-Conference team is comprised of 1,067 student-athletes from the conference’s member schools, including both full and affiliate members.

This year, a total of 94 Penn State Altoona student-athletes earned spots on the AMCC Academic All-Conference team. Out of that group, 59 student-athletes were recognized as Peak Performers. Additionally, 24 Penn State Altoona student-athletes were marked for induction into Chi Alpha Sigma, the national college student-athlete honor society.