Twenty-Eight Make Academic All-B1G

Academic all b1G Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 Academic All-Big Ten includes 122 student athletes, including 28 Kinesiology majors.

Criteria for making the Academic All-Big Ten team includes being in at least their second academic year at their institution and maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. The Big Ten Conference removed letterwinner criteria this year, opening the door for more eligible student-athletes. 

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Kinesiology students, pictured above in alphabetical order, include:

  • Casie Ammerman, Gr., Master's, Sport Management -- Field Hockey
  • Sydney Badger, Sr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Rachel Barrett, Sr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Maggie Bettez, Jr., Sport Management -- Field Hockey
  • Leah Cardarelli, Jr., Movement Science -- Field Hockey
  • Meg Darmofal, Jr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Esther de Leijer, Gr., Master's, Kinesiology -- Field Hockey
  • Alyssa Dillon, Sr., Movement Science -- Women's Soccer
  • Jack Dunaway, Jr., Sport Management -- Football
  • Conner Edmonds, So., Kines, undec -- Football
  • James Foug, Sr., Sport Management -- Football
  • Louis Grodman, Jr., Movement Science -- Football
  • Isaac Harding, So., Kines, undec -- Men's Cross Country
  • Megan Hinz, Sr., Health & Fitness -- Women's Soccer
  • Kathryn House, So., Kines, undec -- Women's Cross Country
  • Sarah Jackson, Sr., Sport Management -- Women's Soccer
  • Kayla Keane, Jr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Hannah Meier, Sr., Health & Fitness -- Women's Cross Country
  • Connor Mora, Sr., Sport Management -- Men's Cross Country
  • Carl Myers, So., Sport Management -- Football
  • Kate Owens, Jr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Taleen Shahrigian, Sr., Movement Science -- Women's Cross Country
  • Carly Skjodt, Jr., Sport Management -- Volleyball
  • Ryan Tice, Jr., Sport Management -- Football
  • Andrew Vastardis, So., Kines, undec -- Football
  • MacKenzi Welsh, So., Kines, undec -- Volleyball
  • Sydney Wetterstrom, So., Kines, undec -- Volleyball
  • Michael Wroblewski, Sr., Health & Fitness -- Football

Congratulations to all student athletes!