Press Box

April 14, 2005


BAY CITY, Mich. â€Â“ The Great Lakes IntercollegiateAthletic Conference has announced the Winter GLIAC All-Academic Team.  Toqualify for GLIAC All-Academic status a student-athlete must have: a cumulativeG.P.A. of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale); must be a starter or key reserve;and must not be a freshman or first-year transfer.


Selected from NMU were:


Womenâ€Â™s Basketball

Emily Belland, Sr., 3.67,Public Relations, Racine, Wis./Case

Michelle Moard, Jr., 3.70,Secondary Education, Appleton, Wis./North

Tera Opperman, Jr., 3.13,Secondary Education, Onalaska, Wis


Womenâ€Â™s Indoor Track & Field

Stephanie Boyer, So.,3.03, Undecided, Rapid River, Mich.

Rebecca Cote, Sr., 3.51, Computerand Information Science/Support Service, Grant Township, Mich./Port Huron North

Johanna Delorey, Sr., 3.20,Education, Swartz Creek, Mich./Powers

Kara Farquhar, Sr., 3.69,Special Education, Lansing, Mich./Grand Ledge

Jamie Grunert, Sr., 3.50,Nursing (BSN), St. Joseph, Mich.

Jessica Kalafut, So., 3.25,Elementary Education, Menominee, Mich.

Kaylee Laakso, So., 3.16,Undecided, Champion, Mich./Westwood

Jennifer Lahr, Sr. 3.38,Education, St. Cloud, Minn./Apollo

Amanda Mishica , So., 3.21, GraphicCommunications, Hancock, Mich.

Stephanie Mishica, So., 3.42,Undecided, Hancock, Mich.

Jane Stieber, Jr., 3.95,Biology, Boyne City, Mich.



Womenâ€Â™s Swimming & Diving

Michelle Ruiz, Jr., 3.34, Art/GraphicDesign, Chicago, Ill./Lane Tech

Maggie Sorenson, Sr., 3.32, Nursing, Duluth, Minn./Denfield

Eileen Vallin, So., 3.46, PoliticalScience, Marquette, Mich./Senior




Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director