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Wartburg’s Wilson tabbed 1st-team academic All-America

Wartburg senior middle Bailey Wilson was named to the Capital One 2014 Academic All-America First Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Wilson, who has a 4.0 grade-point average in mathematics and economics, was the only player from either Central or Midwest regions on the six-member first team.

Central and Midwest players named to the six-member second and third teams were:

Second Team
Kelly Foley, St. Thomas senior middle, 3.74 GPA in business financial management
Jill Greenfield, St. Thomas senior outside, 3.87 GPA in exercise science

Third Team
Alexis Hartman, Wisconsin-Stevens Point senior setter, 3.82 GPA in elementary education
Sam Szarmach, Elmhurst senior outside, 3.82 GPA in international business

Calvin junior outside Maggie Kamp was named the winner of the Capital One Division III Academic All-America of the Year award for volleyball. Kamp has a 3.91 GPA in business marketing.

Besides Wilson, Foley, Greenfield, Hartman and Szarmach, the Central and Midwest players named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-District Volleyball Teams were:

First Team
Klaudia Basierak, Dubuque senior outside, 3.96 GPA in elementary education
Mackenzie Gillund, Monmouth senior outside, 3.96 GPA in biochemistry
Jenny Howard, Webster senior outside, 3.76 GPA in biology

Second Team
Jordan Henningsen, Buena Vista senior libero, 3.60 GPA in corporate communications
Ellen Lueking, Greenville senior setter, 3.99 GPA in physical education
Tess Rountree, Principia senior outside, 3.71 GPA in mathematics
Kylie Siebert, Augustana junior libero, 3.77 GPA in business administration/marketing
Brianna Smith, Coe junior opposite, 3.88 GPA in biology & neuroscience
Alyssa Stanek, Nebraska Wesleyan senior middle, 3.89 GPA in exercise science

-Ricky Nelson

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Written by Ricky Nelson

December 10, 2014 at 2:47 pm

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