Saints Claim Third Straight UMAC All-Sport Award

By KBJR News 1

Saints Claim Third Straight UMAC All-Sport Award

August 14, 2012 Updated Aug 14, 2012 at 9:56 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- St. Scholastica was announced Wednesday as the winner of the 2011-12 Jerry Kruse all-sport trophy, handed out each year to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC0 school with the best finish across all men's and women's sports.

The Saints have now won the award three consecutive years and eight overall, marking the highest total since the award's creating in the 1996-97 athletic season.

St. Scholastica won or shared UMAC championships in 14 sports during the 2011-12 season, including winning all six spring sport titles.

The only sports in which the Saints did not win or share the UMAC title were men's and women's basketball.

2011-12 ST. SCHOLASTICA UMAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Men's Cross Country
Women's Cross Country
Football
Men's Soccer
Women's Soccer
Volleyball
Men's Indoor Track and Field
Women's Indoor Track and Field
Baseball
Softball
Men's Tennis
Women's Tennis
Men's Outdoor Track and Field
Women's Outdoor Track and Field

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