24 HU student-athletes receive MCC Academic All-Conference honors

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2011-08-17

Huntington, Ind. - The Mid-Central College Conference announced its 2010-11 academic all-conference honorees and among the list were 24 Huntington University student-athletes. A total of 286 athletes from the league's nine member institutions were recognized for their accomplishments in the classroom.

Not only did HU women’s tennis garner the most academic all-conference spots among Forester athletes, they also had the most academic all-conference selections in their respective sport.  Men's golf also landed the most picks in their sport with three honorees.

The HU student-athletes recognized included:

Athlete                                 Sport                                                         
Megan AdamsWomen's Tennis
Shelly BradburyWomen's Soccer
Jameel BrennemanMen's Tennis
Jonathan BrennemanMen's Tennis
Rebekah BrownVolleyball
Brittany CarlsonWomen's Soccer
Jordan DawesGolf
Travis FrantzBaseball
Aubrey GarnerSoftball
Kelsey GreenWomen's Basketball, Track & Field
Joni HolsemWomen's Tennis
Brita KuiperSoftball
Kristen LahmanWomen's Tennis
Rachel MathewsWomen's Soccer
Krystal McHenryWomen's Cross Country, Track & Field
Ryan MorrisMen's Track & Field
Alex NafzigerMen's Basketball
Haley NeiderhiserWomen's Tennis
Cory PowellGolf
Molly ShireyWomen's Cross Country, Track & Field
Jessica SullivanVolleyball
Lauren SundermanWomen's Tennis
Matt WilsonMen's Golf
Heide ZemanWomen's Soccer


Student-athletes from all nine member institutions who are in their third, fourth, or fifth year of eligibility and achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.40 or greater for the entire academic year were eligible for the award.

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 187 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. 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.
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