AUGUSTA, Ga. – Sophomore Evan Brock (Fairhope, Ala./Fairhope) of the University of Montevallo men’s cross country team was named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic Team. Brock was one of 13 runners selected for the honor. He becomes the first Montevallo men’s cross country runner to be named to the PBC All-Academic team in program history.
Brock carries a 3.44 GPA in kinesiology. He has competed in four of the Falcons five races this season with his best time coming at the Peach Belt Conference Championships.
The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team’s events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.