Beaver Falls, PA – Geneva College’s Men and Women’s Track & Field teams finished the 2013 spring season leaving behind shattered school records on both the track and field. As part of being student-athletes at Geneva College and under the director of Coach Brian Yowler, these Track & Field student-athletes have taken on a mentality that has been noticed beyond competition day. “In addition to becoming better athletes, these men and women in the track and field programs strive for excellence in the classroom by taking their role as student-athletes seriously” states Coach Yowler.
The Geneva Men and Women’s track & field teams where honored with the inclusion of the All-Academic Team list awarded from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Geneva College Women’s track and field ended the school year with a team cumulative GPA of 3.44. The Men’s track and field was right behind them with a team cumulative GPA of 3.30. The complete list of all Women’s Track & Field Division III schools can be found at http://www.ustfccca.org/2013/07/featured/diii-womens-champs-uw-oshkosh-wartburg-named-scholar-teams-of-the-year-among-all-academic-teams . Men’s track and field Division III results can be found at http://www.ustfccca.org/2013/07/featured/diii-mens-champ-uw-la-crosse-sweeps-scholar-teams-of-the-year-among-all-academic-teams .
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
A great majority of Geneva students – 70% – complete internships during the course of their study.