20 HU athletes inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma honor society


HUNTINGTON, Ind.— Twenty Huntington University students-athletes have been inducted into the Chi Alpha Sigma honor society for 2013. This national college athlete honor society recognizes student-athletes who excel in athletics and academics.

Membership in Chi Alpha Sigma is given to those who display excellent character and citizenship, an outstanding scholarship of a 3.5 cumulative grade point average or higher, an earned varsity letter and a junior or senior academic standing.

The following Huntington University student-athletes were inducted during Forester Night on May 7:

Daniel Binkoski, a junior entrepreneurial small business management, economics and finance major from Whitmore Lake, Mich., for bowling. 
Gina Boucouras, a junior social work major from Powell, Ohio, for volleyball. Gina Boucouras
Miranda Boyts, a junior nursing major from Goshen, Ind., for cross country and track. Miranda Boyts
Stacie Cressman, a senior chemistry major from Sturgis, Mich., for tennis. Stacie Cressman
Kyle Geiss, a junior exercise science and movement major from Granville, Ohio, for soccer. Geiss, Kyle
Melissa Grossman, a junior political science major from Huntington, Ind., for volleyball. Melissa Grossman
Weston Johnson, a senior recreational management major from Danville, Ind., for soccer. Johnson, Wes
Vladislav Khuziy, a junior business major from Moscow, Russia, for tennis. Vlowl Khewlziy
Katie Knous, a junior exercise science and movement major from Decatur, Ind., for softball. Knous-Katie
Jessica Krause, a senior psychology major from Waseca, Minn., for soccer. Jessica Krause
Holly Lutton, a junior youth ministries major from Anderson, Ind., for track. Holly Lutton
Andrew Mattingly, a junior exercise science and movement major from Floyds Knobs, Ind., for soccer. 
Joshua McIntyre, a junior history and political science major from Huntington, Ind., for cross country and track. Joshua McIntyre
Lauren Meese, a senior elementary and special education major from Marion, Ind., for basketball. Lauren Meese
Shane Merryman, a junior physical education and health major from Fort Wayne, Ind., for basketball. Shane Merryman
Cendall Ogle, a junior elementary and special education major from Warsaw, Ind., for cross country and track. Cendall Ogle
James Parker, a junior sport and exercise studies and exercise and movement science major from Port Elizabeth, Republic of South Africa, for soccer. Parker, James
Chelsey Piper, a junior elementary and middle school-language arts education major from Scotts, Mich., for volleyball. Chelsey Piper
Hillary Pulse, a senior elementary education and teaching English learners major from Leavenworth, Wash., for volleyball. Hillary Pulse
Jessica Sullivan, a senior elementary education major from Ada, Mich., for volleyball.  Jessica Sullivan
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director