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Campbellsville junior Cruise Coulter named to CoSIDA football Academic All-America team

Cruise Coulter represented the Campbellsville football team on the College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-America Team in the College Division, the national organization announced on Monday afternoon.

The CoSIDA Academic All-America program separately recognizes honorees in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and College Division. The College Division includes all NAIA, Canadian, two-year schools, and other affiliations.

Cruise Coulter

Coulter appeared in all 10 games this year for the Tigers and put up career numbers for Campbellsville.

Coulter caught 10 passes this season for a total of 174 yards. His 17.4 yards per catch were second most on the team.

The native of Mount Washington caught a pair of touchdowns passes and had a long of 44 yards.

Off the field, Coulter has compiled a 3.52 grade point average and majors in Health & Physical Education. The redshirt junior was one of two tight ends to earn the national recognition.

Within the Mid-South Conference, Coulter was one of seven student-athletes named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team.

In order to be nominated for the award by an institution’s sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a grade point average of at least 3.30 on a 4.00 scale and must hold at least a sophomore athletic status.

Coulter also becomes the first football student-athlete to earn Academic All-America honors and the 10th different student-athlete all-time in Campbellsville athletics history.

Campbellsville’s CoSIDA Academic All-American history:

Whitney Ballinger (2011 – women’s basketball)
Emma Napier (2012 and 2013 – softball)
Courtney Clifton (2012 – women’s basketball)
Jessica Ralph (2012 and 2013 – women’s soccer)
Marcelo Petit (2015 – men’s soccer)
Rachel Veatch (2015 – women’s soccer)
Victoria Decker (2016 – softball)
Rebecca Miller (2016 – softball)
Brianna Scott (2016 and 2017 – softball)
Cruise Coulter (2017 – football)

From Campbellsville University

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