BOISE, Idaho (4/22/09) The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced on Wednesday that the Boise State men’s tennis team is one of only a few national recipients of the NCAA Division I Academic Performance Program (APP) public recognition award.
The NCAA is honoring Division I sports programs with public recognition awards for their success in their latest multiyear NCAA Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR). Each of the teams selected for the award are in the top-10 percent of all NCAA Division I teams in their respective sports.
The Bronco men’s tennis program is one of 267 NCAA Division I tennis programs in the country, becoming one of only 27 NCAA Division I men’s tennis teams earning the APP award. The Broncos are also the only men’s team in the Western Athletic Conference to earn the award, and join the
The APR provides a real-time look at a team’s academic success each semester by tracking the academic progress of each student-athlete. It provides a clear picture of the academic culture in each sport.
This is the first APP award ever earned by any Bronco team.