Rexi Parcells Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

Rexi Parcells Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

NEW ORLEANS, LA (ASU) - Senior cross country athlete Rexi Parcells<

> was named the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2015 Division I Women's Cross Country All-Academic team, the organization announced this week.

Parcells, a two-time Sun Belt Conference Runner of the Week selection this past year, ran a time of 20:58.8 at the NCAA South-Central Region championships to earn a 22nd place finish and was named to the NCAA All-Region team.

A six-time Chancellor's List honoree, Parcells sports a 3.97 cumulative grade-point average as of last fall. The exercise science major has posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in six of her seven semesters at A-State.

Parcells is one of 153 women and 91 men in Division I who earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors. Honorees must have compiled a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 and have finished in the top 25 finishers (or 10 percent) at regionals or as an All-American at the national meet.