November 7, 2011

GLIAC Honors Wildcat Runners for Academics

BAY CITY, Mich. The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced the 2011  Women's Cross Country Academic Teams. Northern Michigan had 10 student-athletes honored for on the All-GLIAC Academic Excellence team and four honored as All-GLIAC Academic.

Criteria states the student-athlete must be an active member on the roster at the end of the season and not a freshman or a first year transfer student. 

All-Academic Teams are comprised of those student-athletes that meet criteria and carry a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0-3.49. 

Academic Excellence Teams are comprised of student athletes that have a cumulative GPA of 3.50-4.0. 


Molly Burger, Jr., Environmental Science, Hayward, Wis.
Sarah Cousineau, So., Sports Science, Orland Hills, Mich./Victor Andrew
Mandy Dye, So., English/Secondary Education, Delton, Mich./Delton Kellogg
Olivia Juntila, Sr., Biology/Physiology, Marquette, Mich./Marquette Senior
Brittany Loomis, Jr., Speech, Language and Hearing Science, Cass City, Mich.
Kelsey Noah, So., Art and Design, Honor, Mich./Benzie Central
Jordyn Ross, So., Accounting/Corporate Finance, Lakeville, Minn./Lakeville South
Marie-Helen Soderman, Jr., Marketing, Njurunda, Sweden
Rachael Williams, So., Speech, Language and Hearing Science, Plainwell, Mich./Delton Kellogg
Rita Woitas, Jr., English/Secondary Education, Minnesota Lake, Minn./Maple River


Brianne Gerlach-McDonald, So., Biology/Physiology, Harper Woods, Mich./Grosse Pointe North
Nora Kiilunen, Sr., Social Studies/Elementary Education, Brighton, Mich.
Monica Markvardsen, So., Nursing, Northpoint, Wis./Rossland Secondary
Alicia Romano, So., Biology, Marquette, Mich./Marquette Senior

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Prepared By
Calvin Larson
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