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13 Penn State teams record perfect APR scores

Thirteen Penn State athletic teams have posted perfect Academic Progress Rate scores of 1,000, the athletic department announced on Wednesday.

The 13 perfect scores, recorded over the 2014-15 academic year, mark a three-team improvement from the previous year. The teams that recorded perfect scores are: women’s cross country, men’s fencing, women’s fencing, men’s golf, men’s gymnastics, women’s hockey, men’s soccer, women’s soccer, softball, women’s tennis, men’s volleyball, women’s volleyball and wrestling.

The football team recorded a 2014-15 APR score of 993 and a multi-year APR score of 960, an increase of four points from last year (956). The Division I average is 959.