UAlbany Communications and Marketing UAlbany Volleyball Earns 2017-18 AVCA Team Academic Award UAlbany Sports Information 07-16-2018 Related Links AVCA Release Sign Up For Free Email Updates ALBANY, N.Y. – For the second straight season, the UAlbany volleyball team has been honored as an American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award recipient. UAlbany earns this honor for having at least a 3.30 cumulative team GPA. As a team, UAlbany has a 3.37 team GPA after the 2018 spring semester. Back in the fall, Chloe Evering earned a spot on the America East All-Academic Team. 13 different Great Danes on the 2017-18 roster had at least a 3.30 cumulative GPA that year. In total, 163 Division I teams earned the 2017-18 AVCA Team Academic Award.