Ninety-eight Ashland University fall student-athletes were honored by the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference on Wednesday (Jan. 23) morning, as the 2018 GLIAC fall academic awards were released.
Fifty-four Eagles earned GLIAC All-Academic Excellence recognition, while 44 Eagles landed spots on the GLIAC All-Academic teams.
From the GLIAC web site: "Criteria states the student-athlete must be an active member on the roster at the end of the season, not a freshman or a first year transfer student. All-Academic Teams are comprised of those student-athletes that meet criteria and carry a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0-3.49. Academic Excellence Teams are comprised of student athletes that have a cumulative GPA of 3.50-4.0. Grades are based on marks from the fall semester of 2018."
GLIAC ALL-ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE (54)
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (4) – Danny Friebel, Jake Hall, Paul Lang, Tyler Sievert.
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (5) – Lexi Butterbaugh, Destiny Camp, Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Pryce, Makayla Wagner.
FOOTBALL (20) – Logan Bolin, Austin Brenner, Ryan Corkrean, John Davies, Justin Davis, Travis Downing, Trevor Downing, Ben Fago, Jack Holl, Jon Karam, Chase Lautzenheiser, Brandon May, Luke Ogi, Nick Pankow, Austin Phillips, Todd Ramsier, Clay Shreve, Isaiah Stiverson, Tyler Tokos, Wes Wenning.
MEN'S SOCCER (10) – Tomas Cordeiro, John Duldner, Fred Francis, Dimitrios Karousos, Jacob Koehler, Alex Lause, Justin Libertowski, Alexander Majors, Marshall Ney, Kieran Paterson.
WOMEN'S SOCCER (3) – Emily Ledbetter, Emily Mark, Juliana Markovic.
WOMEN'S TENNIS (5) – Brianna Brdicka, Allison Brooks, Natalie Keron, Chelsea Myers, Camille Ringot.
VOLLEYBALL (7) – Kali Apelt, Kaitlin Bean, Sophi Cudworth, Ellie Jensen, Paige Leitz, Reanne Neal, Michaela Ping.
GLIAC ALL-ACADEMIC (44)
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (4) – Cody Booth, Connor Ingram, Ian Johnson, Nick Reimund.
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (2) – Maureen McKeown, Raechal Schoenberger.
FOOTBALL (19) – Connor Black, Elijah Burch, Ryan Coleman, Grant Denbow, Kolton Edmondson, Austin Gillispie, Jacob Heath, Jamie Hence, Vince Hill, Mike Kruger, Ryan Maguire, Eric Pickering, Nick Powers, Tristan Reichelderfer, Curtis Roupe, Michael Schweitzer, Scott Valentine, Austin Williams, Hunter Williams.
MEN'S SOCCER (5) – George Brown, Jordan Dees, Keegan Farver, Cameron Mendel, Jack Sarkisian.
WOMEN'S SOCCER (10) – Jackie Clegg, Alexa Jacob, Korinna Lakes, Abby Lampe, Hannah Lee, Sam Malleo, Hillary Mihalik, Leanne Prandi, Hannah Simard, Sydney Wright.
WOMEN'S TENNIS (2) – Anna Hart, Hazuki Ogino.
VOLLEYBALL (2) – Zoie Franklin, McKinley Smith.
The entire Ashland University athletic department earned a cumulative GPA of 3.16 in the fall 2018 semester.
As a conference, the GLIAC had 873 student-athletes listed with fall academic honors – 452 All-Academic Excellence and 421 All-Academic.