39 Cougar Athletes Receive Academic Conference Honors 13 Jun 18

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The final awards announcement of the 2017-18 academic season was announced Tuesday as 49 Minnesota Morris student-athletes received Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Winter/Spring Academic All-Conference recognition.

To be recognized as academic all-conference, student-athletes must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average (GPA) during their respective semesters of competition.

Four UMM student-athletes received recognition in two sports: Anais Chaudeur (women’s basketball, women’s tennis), Becca Holland (women’s basketball, softball), Mauren Thiesen (women’s basketball, women’s tennis), and Abby Van Kempen (women’s basketball, women’s tennis).

The women’s track and field team led all UMM squads with 12 UMAC Academic All-Conference selections.

The total list of UMAC Academic All-Conference selections includes:

Baseball
Brock Burquest
Thomas Eckstein
Michael Head
Levi Jahnke
Trent Johnson
Sam Melchior
Jordan Steffer

Men’s Basketball
Trent Jerome
Men’s Tennis
Lucas Bonkrude
Paul Leslie
Hunter Salathe
David Smith

Men’s Track and Field
Raymond Abraham
Benjamin Barnack
Lukas Borgwardt
Justin Chute
Ben Mladenich
Schuyler Moore
Carl Mor
Tyler Sassenberg
Zion Zaloudek

Softball
Kathryn Burquest
Clare Hamer
Becca Holland
Madison Kugler-Hoekstra
Ruth Lee
Autumn Mahoney
Lacey Sullivan

Women’s Basketball
Anais Chaudeur
Becca Holland
Zoe Loucks
Bailey Miller
Elli Stevenson
Mauren Thiesen
Abby Van Kempen

Women’s Tennis
Anais Chaudeur
Emily Johnson
Sam Tate
Mauren Thiesen
Abby Van Kempen

Women’s Track and Field
Elisabeth Anderson
Emily Ciesynski
Brynn Okeson
Kiley Hallgren
Arre Langer
Montana Lawrence
Kate Livermore
Molly McGrath
Katherine Novak
Sierra Paske
Rachel Stai
Paige Stearns