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BAY CITY, Mich. – The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) announces its all-academic team for the winter sports. To qualify for a GLIAC All-Academic award a student-athlete must have: a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale); must be on the active roster; and may not be a freshman or first-year transfer.

The following student-athletes were selected from Northern Michigan University:
Name, Yr., Major, Hometown
Men’s Basketball
Mark D’Agostino, Sr., Sociology/Liberal Arts, Dollar-Des-Ormeaux, Quebec
Kyle Hawley, Sr., Biology, Ontonagon, Mich.
Austin Rowe, Sr., Social Studies/Secondary Education, Linden, Mich.
Sebastien Salois, Sr., Entrepreneurship, Trois-Rivieres, Quebec
Christopher Warner, Sr., Sociology/Liberal Arts, Montreal, Quebec
Women’s Basketball
Christa Erickson, Sr., Health/Secondary Education, Escanaba, Mich.
Erin Powers, Jr., Sports Science, Marquette, Mich.
Kellie Rietveld, Jr., Psychology/Graduate Prep, New Lenox, Ill.
Steffani Stoeger, Jr., Sports Science, Hortonville, Wis.
Callie Youngman, Sr., History/Secondary Education, Cadillac, Mich.
Women’s Swimming and Diving
Ashley Backman, Sr., Social Work, Ironwood, Mich.
Sarah Cempel, Sr., Mathematics/Secondary Education, Mokena, Ill.
Lindsay VandenBroeck, Sr., Nursing,  Grosse Point Park, Mich.
Kelli Vander Baan,  Jr., English/Secondary Education, Highland, Mich.
Jaqueline Walsh, Sr., Athletic Training,  Riverside, Ill.
Women’s Indoor Track and Field
Catherine Angeli, So., Speech, Language & Hearing,  Marquette, Mich.
Erin Astle, Jr., Entrepreneurship,  Ottawa, Ill.
Brittnee Balbierz, Jr., Elementary Education,  Marquette, Mich.
Karin Diebold,  Sr.,  Biology/Physiology,  Ellsworth, Mich.
Stephanie Hahn, So., Hospitality Management,  Grand Rapids, Mich.
Maegan Hendershot, Sr., Sociology/Liberal Arts,  Battle Creek, Mich.
Nora Kiilunen, So., Health & Fitness Management,  Brighton, Mich.
Jessica Krob,  Jr., Speech, Language & Hearing,  Downers Grove, Ill.
Erin McCulloch, Jr.,  History,  Kansas City, Mo.
Kristen Schulz, Sr., Sports Science, Kenosha, Wis.
Krista Squiers,  Sr., Integrated Science/Education, Owosso, Mich.
Erin VanEnkevort,  Sr.,  Psychology,  Bark River, Mich.
Rachael Williams,  So.,  Speech, Language & Hearing,  Plainwell, Mich.
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director