Nineteen Named Distinguished Scholars

Big 10 Distinguished Scholars 2016
7/7/16

Nineteen Kines majors made the Big Ten Conference Distinguished Scholars list for 2015-16 (Story on MGoBlue site: http://myumi.ch/aG3do).

Besides being active on their teams, each student-athlete must have maintained a 3.7 GPA. Of our group, three (Coste, Crocker, and Wilkinson) had perfect 4.0 GPAs.

Danielle Johnson, whose GPA was just a sliver under 4.0, earned the NCAA Elite 90 Award (criteria: http://myumi.ch/Jdx1x)

List (alpha order, top left to bottom right in photo below):

Row 1:

  • Rachel Barrett, MOVESCI '18, Milford, MI (Women's Track & Field)
  • Talia Chiarelli, SM '17, Boston, MA (Women's Gymnastics)
  • Adena Coste*, SM '16, Woodbridge, CT (Rowing)
  • Davis Crocker*, SM '17, Kalamazoo, MI (Men's Tennis)
  • Nicole Honey, MOVESCI '16, New Hyde Park, NY (Women's Swimming & Diving)

Row 2:

  • Sarah Jackson, SM '18, Southborough, MA (Women's Soccer)
  • Danielle Johnson**, SM '17, Walnut Creek, CA (Water Polo)
  • Lindsey Lerg, SM '16, Farmington Hills, MI (Volleyball)
  • Cory Lester, SM '16, St. Louis, MO (Wrestling)
  • Sophie Linn, SM '17, Adelaide, SA, Australia (Women's Track & Field)

Row 3:

  • Nolan Novak, SM '16, Albuquerque, NM (Men's Gymnastics)
  • Sydney Raguse, SM '16, Newport Beach, CA (Women's Soccer)
  • Taleen Shahrigian, MOVESCI '18, Northville, MI (Women's Track & Field)
  • Allison Silber, MOVESCI '17, Phoenix, MD (Women's Lacrosse)
  • Allison Skaggs, SM '17, Lake Forest, CA (Water Polo)

Row 4:

  • Susie Stevens, SM '17, Ann Arbor, MI (Rowing)
  • Cody VanderHagen, SM '16, Hazel Park, MI (Wrestling)
  • Emily Wee, MOVESCI '16, Frankenmuth, MI (Women's Track & Field)
  • Niki Wilkinson*, MOVESCI '18, Palos Verdes Estates, CA (Women's Soccer)

* 4.0 GPA
** NCAA Elite 90 Award

Congrats, and ‪#‎GoBlue‬!