IRVING, Texas – A record-high total of 43 Louisiana Tech student-athletes earned the Conference Commissioner’s Academic Medal during the 2016-17 academic year, Commissioner Judy MacLeod announced on Friday.
Student-athletes receiving the Commissioner’s Academic Medal maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.75 or better. The 43 LA Tech student-athletes, the most recipients in the four years in the league, were among the 672 from all C-USA schools.
The following is a complete list of the medal winners for LA Tech, listed by sport:
Baseball: Graham Alrich, Kent Hasler, Mason Mallard, Aaron Sheppard
Women’s Basketball: Ashley Santos
Men’s Cross Country: Conner Killian
Women’s Cross Country: Kacie Kaufman, Quinci Middlebrooks, Elia Nero
Football: Peyton Braswell, Roderick Jackson, Michael Mims, Jake Norris, Alex Zayed
Women’s Soccer: Carlotta Cartelli, Madison Doll, Kristine Emrick, Makenna Johnson, Lisanne Kleygrewe, Haley Laque, Alexandra LeBlanc, Emma Mele, Jaelyn Peeples, Annabel Prior, Jordyn Rolli, Jezabelle Rubalcava, Kylee Seto, Kathryn Sloan, Madeline Zuberer
Softball: Kimmie Atienza, Jenny Chapman, Jazlyn Crowder, Natalie Moran, Addison Roark, Morgan Turkoly
Women’s Tennis: Haley Ballinger
Men’s Track and Field: Ed’jim Beaver
Women’s Track and Field: Maggie Hermann, Morgan Keesee, Rhea Thompson, Alies Van Berkum, Michaela Wheeler
Volleyball: Jacie McClure