Diplomats Earn ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

Diplomats Earn ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

Complete  ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award Recipients 

LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's baseball team was honored by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) as one of just 58 programs across Division III to earn the Academic Excellence Award. 

To be honored, team's must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 during the 2016-17 academic year. F&M was one of four Centennial Conference (CC) schools to be recognized by the ABCA, along with Gettysburg, Haverford, and Johns Hopkins.

Last season, the Diplomats produced a 21-18-1 overall record with a 9-8-1 mark in CC play, becoming just the 10th team in program history to eclipse 20 victories in a season.