The overall GPA for the group of 458 student-athletes was 2.790. Women's golf had the highest GPA at 3.430. Men's tennis was next at 3.406, that team's highest GPA in five years. Two teams - women's basketball (3.038) and softball (3.205) - recorded their highest GPAs on record. Baseball had its highest team GPA in four semesters - a 2.900 - and women's track (2.966) posted its highest GPA in seven semesters.
The overall GPA for the USC student body (excluding student-athletes) was 2.989.
"Our student-athletes continue to work hard in the classroom and we commend their efforts," said Mike McGee, director of athletics. "Having a majority of our teams surpass a 3.0 GPA last semester is a tribute to the commitment and emphasis for academic success that our student-athletes, coaches and academic support staff consistently put forth."
TEAM GRADE POINT AVERAGES FOR THE 2003 FALL SEMESTER
Men's Basketball 2.314
Women's Basketball 3.038
Men's Golf 3.149
Women's Golf 3.430
Men's Soccer 2.718
Women's Soccer 3.167
Men's Swimming & Diving 3.073
Women's Swimming & Diving 3.367
Men's Tennis 3.406
Women's Tennis 3.252
Men's Track & Field 2.713
Women's Track & Field 2.966
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