Athletics Winter 2018

Classroom excellence

In addition to winning trophies on the field and court, Laker student athletes are stellar performers in the classroom. These numbers below detail GPAs, retention and graduation rates for student athletes during the 2016-2017 academic year.

graphic image, 573 total student athletes

Student athletes with 3.0 GPA or higher

Fall 2016  63.8%     Winter 2017 64.7 %

Non-student athletes with 3.0 GPA or higher

Fall 2016  62.6%     Winter 2017 63.4 %



Female student athletes: 91.9 percent

Male student athletes: 93.5 percent

Retention for non-student athletes

Female students: 82.8 percent

Male students: 82.3 percent

GLIAC All-Academic Honors

311 individual honors; teams with most individual honors are men's and women's track and field, football, lacrosse and women's cross country

Top team GPA

Fall 2016  Softball 3.66     Men's tennis 3.42

Winter 2017  Women's basketball 3.72     Men's tennis 3.55

• 65% of student athletes who were first-year students in 2010 have earned degrees

Page last modified February 28, 2018