One of only ten sophomores nationally to earn first-team Academic All-District(r) honors, Palmer advances to the Google Cloud Academic All-America(r) ballot, with Academic All-America(r) honorees to be announced on June 27.
A biology major with a 4.0 GPA, Palmer earned her second academic honor of the day. Earlier on Tuesday, the Forest, Va., native was named to the ASUN Conference Women's All-Academic Team for women's outdoor track & field.
Palmer's 2018 cross country season saw her garner all-region (18th place at the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championships) and all-conference (second place at the ASUN Cross Country Championships) honors
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