NWCA Announces the 2022 Division I Scholar All-America Awards
Manheim, PA – On Friday, the NWCA announced the full slate of 2021-2022 Scholar All-America Team and Individual honorees for Division I with awards going to 289 individuals representing 74 institutions.
“On behalf of the NWCA Board of Directors, It is my honor to recognize these exceptional athletes and teams,” NWCA Executive Director Mike Moyer said. “Wrestling takes much focus and sacrifice and we are proud to honor these wrestlers for their obvious commitment to their academic pursuits!”
In the team race, Long Island University finished atop the field with a 3.626 GPA followed by Hofstra’s 3.575, and the Cleveland State’s 3.553.
For the individual awards, NC State and Wisconsin led the list of honorees with 8 Scholar All-American selections while Rutgers, Ohio St., Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan each had 7 award winners. In all, the Scholar list includes 188 National Qualifiers, 56 All-Americans, 13 National Finalists, and 6 National Champions.
TOP 30 SCHOLAR TEAM ALL-AMERICA
|1||Long Island University||3.626|
|3||Cleveland State University||3.553|
|4||North Dakota State University||3.542|
|6||Utah Valley University||3.472|
|7||South Dakota State University||3.465|
|9||University of Northern Colorado||3.454|
|10||Franklin & Marshall College||3.441|
|12||George Mason University||3.428|
|13||Central Michigan University||3.427|
|16||Sacred Heart University||3.418|
|19||University of Northern Iowa||3.406|
|20||North Carolina State University||3.402|
|27||UA Little Rock||3.338|
|28||University of Michigan||3.333|
|30||University of Pennsylvania||3.329|