Volleyball earns team academic award for 2017 season

WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College volleyball team once again earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The Mules have earned the award every season under head coach Candice Parent, who heads into her 24th year at Colby in the 2018 season. 
 
Teams honored needed at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average for the academic year to qualify for the award.
 
Colby will open the season Wednesday, Sept. 5, at home against Maine Maritime Academy at 7 p.m.