Team Academic Awards
Awarded to only one senior student-athlete at Virginia who has shown exceptional performance both on the athletic field and in the classroom.
*Jim Weaver Scholarship
Gus Tebell Memorial Award
Awarded to the fourth-year male athlete with the highest scholastic ?average throughout his four years:
|Brian Black - 1995|
|Zach Feldman - 1997|
|Noah Kaufman - 1999|
|Peter Ferrara - 2009|
National Academic Awards
NWCA Academic All-Americans
The NWCA bases its academic achievement awards on certain criteria. The wrestler must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. He also must have won at least 60 percent of his matches, placed in the top four at the conference tournament or qualified for the NCAA Championships. Here is a list of Virginia wrestlers who were named NWCA Academic All-Americans:
|Mike Krafchick||1991-92, 1993-94 and 1994-95|
|Howie Miller||1992-93, 1995-96|
CoSIDA Academic All-American
|Matt Snyder||2012, 2013||3rd Team|
NWCA All-Academic Team
|Jon Fausey||2011, 2012, 2013, 2014|
|Matt Snyder||2011, 2012, 2013|
|Joe Spisak||2013, 2014|
|Nick Sulzer||2013, 2014|
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