Ninety-six Ashland University fall student-athletes have earned Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference academic recognition, as the conference's 2017 fall All-Academic Excellence and All-Academic lists were released on Wednesday (Jan. 17) morning.
Fourty-five Eagles earned spots on the GLIAC All-Academic Excellence teams (cumulative grade-point average of 3.50 or better), while 51 Ashland student-athletes landed on the GLIAC All-Academic teams (cumulative GPA of 3.00-3.49).
The entire list of 2017 fall Ashland GLIAC All-Academic Excellence and All-Academic honorees follows:
GLIAC ALL-ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE (45)
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (2) – Tyler Sievert, Ryan VanCauwenbergh.
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (2) – Destiny Camp, Tiffany Pryce.
FOOTBALL (19) – Dylan David, John Davies, Justin Davis, Jacob Dingus, Travis Downing, Trevor Downing, Ben Fago, Dominic Giunta, Jack Holl, Luke Ogi, Austin Phillips, Aidan Simenc, Clay Shreve, Isaiah Stiverson, Tyler Tokos, Justin Wazbinski, Matthew Wilcox, Bobby Yarbrough, Jared Yarbrough.
MEN'S SOCCER (5) – Tomas Cordeiro, Jordan Dees, John Duldner, Chris Jones, Alexander Majors.
WOMEN'S SOCCER (5) – Courtney Barker, Brittany Ehlert, Carson Janssen, Emily Ledbetter, Haley Stinebaugh.
WOMEN'S TENNIS (5) – Brianna Brdicka, Allison Brooks, Natalie Keron, Elizabeth Kidd, Chelsea Myers.
VOLLEYBALL (7) – Melanie Aguayo, Kaitlin Bean, Paige Leitz, Reanne Neal, Kayla Pfeiffer, Michaela Ping, Jacqueline Tanguay.
GLIAC ALL-ACADEMIC (51)
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY (2) – Tyler Lance, Kyle Shively.
FOOTBALL (32) – Connor Black, Logan Bolin, Cole Brewer, Ryan Coleman, John Conner, Brady Cotsmire, Kolton Edmondson, Max Fitzgerald, Connor Fulton, Austin Gillispie, Michael Griffin, Anthony Grundy, Jamie Hence, Vince Hill, Harrison Hoppel, Jon Karam, Mike Kruger, Ryan Maguire, Brandon May, Matt Murphy, Eric Pickering, Travis Pickering, Nick Powers, Christian Scase, Michael Schweitzer, Ryan Stofko, Travis Tarnowski, Arby Thompson, Austin Utter, Scott Valentine, Makai Veasley, Wes Wenning.
MEN'S SOCCER (4) – Thomas Ardron, Liam Duncan, Zach Hillman, Cameron Mendel.
WOMEN'S SOCCER (11) – Morgan Bittengle, Maddie Diestel, Julie Lacock, Korinna Lakes, Sam Malleo, Juliana Markovic, Bridget McEldowney, Kelsey McKernan, Leanne Prandi, Lauren Taylor, Sydney Wright.
VOLLEYBALL (2) – Sophi Cudworth, Jordan Mackay.
The entire Ashland University athletic department sported a cumulative GPA of 3.12 for the fall 2017 semester.
As a whole, the GLIAC had 921 fall honorees – 466 All-Academic Excellence and 455 All-Academic.
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. Grades are based on marks from the fall semester of 2017.