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Ninety-One Student-Athletes Named to League's Spring Academic Honor Roll

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: June 29, 2016
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay athletics department had 91 student-athletes honored as members of the 2016 Horizon League Spring Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.

The women’s swimming and diving team paced Green Bay’s athletics programs with 14 members, followed closely by softball who placed 13 student-athletes on the honor roll. On the men’s side, swimming and diving led the way with 10 members, while cross country and tennis were close behind with six apiece.  

For the third-straight semester, women’s soccer led all sports with 127 student-athletes on the Honor Roll. Also hitting triple-digits, women’s track and field/cross country honored 103 while their men’s counterpart notched 92 to lead all male sports. Women’s swimming and diving tallied 83 while volleyball had over a double-digit improvement to post 73. Men’s soccer and softball tied with 68 on the list as baseball was close behind with 66 student-athletes distinguished. Men’s swimming and diving slotted 60 as women’s tennis garnered 45 and women’s basketball placed 43. Closing out the League sponsored sports, men’s golf positioned 38, women’s golf contributed 33, men’s tennis had 25 and men’s basketball brought in 19.

Candidates for the Honor Roll must meet three criteria in order to qualify: 1) participation in at least one of the League’s 19 sports during the most recent (or current) season; 2) completion of three semesters (or four quarters, where applicable) as a full-time student at the same member institution; and 3) a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.20 (on a 4.00 scale).

Below is a list of all Phoenix student-athletes that were named to the Horizon League’s spring honor roll.

Women’s Basketball (9)
Laken James
Mehryn Kraker
Allie LeClaire
Jessica Lindstrom
Kaili Lukan
Mariah Monke
Sam Terry
Lexi Weitzer
Jen Wellnitz

Men’s Cross Country (6)
Eric Bilitz
Mitchell Bilitz
Riley Garbe
Austin Gokey
Jacob Hamm
Eduardo Navarro

Women’s Cross Country (7)
Marissa Cherek
Rachel Crites
Kimberly Hurst
Heather Plough
Erin Schmitt
Taylor Stelter
Breanna Suess

Women’s Golf (3)
Leah Birch
Sammi Grunder
Steph Laude

Men’s Golf (2)
Derek Fiestadt
Gene Kiela III

Women’s Soccer (8)
Sydney Born
KK Leskowicz
Justy Linton
Brianna Messner
Jessica Roberts
Devan Schultz
Katie Schulz
Alex Zeller

Volleyball (8)
Jillian Bauer
Lydia DeWeese
Abby Jeffcoat
Taylor Kasal
Beth Kuske
Becca Mastey
Megan Powers
Taylor Totka

Men’s Tennis (6)
Leo Gomez Islinger
Rowan Isaaks
Florian Kraenzler
Joey Leto
Joshua Schramm
Howard Scott

Women’s Tennis (4)
Olivia Headford
Stephanie Londre
Noel Peck
Samm Pedersen

Men’s Soccer (1)
Brandon Hall

Softball (13)
Ashley Baker
Abby Brinkmeier
Bri Cavin
Jaclyn Delagrange
Hailee Frey
Allie Hislope
Katelyn Huemmer
Kelli Hutchinson
Alyssa Johnson
Hailey McDermott
Alexis Otto
Katie Rossmann
Allie Taylor

Women’s Swimming & Diving (14)
Janna Check
Jessie Dinelli
Claire Friederick
Stephanie Garvin
Marlee Kiander
Sydney Lloyd
Haley Lucas
Natalie Neuwirth
Kaylie Noll
Allison Paupst
Alyssa Udean
Bailey Wagner
Marissa Warren
Racheal Weiland

Men’s Swimming & Diving (10)
Brian Borden
Thomas Everson
Noah Hanold
Conner Huff
Michael Klemm
Tanner Nordlund
Willem Poelmans
Andrew Sackett
Austin Sturdivant
James Wise


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