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KWCA Announces Academic Award Winners

04/03/2018, 11:00am CDT

Academic Awards

Each year the KWCA recognizes academic success following the completion of the high school season.  Seniors who have a .500 record with at least 15 matches can receive Honorable Mention (3.0-3.49) or First Team (3.5-40) honors.  Teams that have at least 7 regional competitors are eligible for Honorable Mention (2.8-3.19) or First Team (3.2-4.0) honors.  The team in each classification with the highest average GPA will be crowned as Academic Team State Champions.

This year, 158 high school seniors will be recognized on the Senior Academic Team with 86 of them earning First Team honors and the remaining 72 earning Honorable Mention honors. 


In the Team Academic Awards, 57 teams earned First Team or Honorable mention honors. The 2018 state champions are as follows:

  • 321A Sabetha
  • 4A Buhler
  • 5A St. James Academy
  • 6A Blue Valley Northwest


Congratulations to each wrestler and program on their awards.  Stay tuned to as the complete list of Yearly Award Winners will be released tomorrow.


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