26 spring athletes named Academic All-Conference

26 spring athletes named Academic All-Conference

CEDAR RAPIDS - Twenty-six Simpson student-athletes competing in six spring sports earned Iowa Conference All-Academic honors, as announced by the conference office Tuesday.

To be eligible for IIAC All-Academic Team honors a student-athlete must compete at the varsity level, be at least a sophomore in academic standing, have attended the nominating institution for at least one academic year, and attain a 3.5 or better grade point average (on a 4.0 scale).

Simpson's 26 honorees were second to Luther's 53. Following Simpson were Wartburg (24) and Loras (23).

The women's track & field team placed the most on the team with 10, followed by softball with six, men's track & field with five and baseball with four.

To read the full release courtesy of the Iowa Conference, click here.



Name Sport Yr. Hometown/High School Major(s)
Bobby Bieniek BSB Sr. Barrington, Ill./Barrington Mathematics/Political Science
Robert Endriss BSB Sr. Indianola, Iowa/Indianola Accounting/Economics
Justin Svehla BSB Sr. Lincoln, Neb./Northeast Management
Trent Svehla BSB Sr. Lincoln, Neb./Northeast Mathematics/Physics
Ryan Edwardson MTF Jr. Spencer, Iowa/Spencer Religion/Phsychology
Ted Heying MTF So. Sumner, Iowa/Sumner-Fredericksburg Undeclared
Jarrod Schott MTF Jr. Pocahontas, Iowa/Pocahontas Area Mathematics
Taylor Stockdale MTF So.

Eagle Grove, Iowa/Eagle Grove

Matt Stone MTF Jr. Boone, Iowa/Boone Sports Admin/Management
Carissa Coopman SB Jr. Davenport, Iowa/North Liberal Arts/Elementary Ed.
Leslie Downing SB So. Swan, Iowa/Pleasantville Undeclared
Allie Hock SB Sr. Lawrence, Kan./Free State Psychology/Biochemistry
Kiersten Ruff SB Sr. Council Bluffs, Iowa/Thomas Jefferson Honors Mathematics/Physics
Veronica Roshek SB Jr. Urbandale, Iowa/Johnston English
Keri Sorensen SB Jr. Bettendorf, Iowa/Pleasant Valley Liberal Arts/Elementary Ed.
Jayde Boyle WTF So. Holstein, Iowa/Galva-Holstein Mathematics
Chelsey Degen WTF Sr. Algona, Iowa/Algona Sports Admin/Management
Erin Guzman WTF Jr. Traier, Iowa/North Tama Religion/Integrated Marketing Comm
Meagan Kirts WTF So. Ramstein, Germany Athletic Training/Sports Admin
Jordan Maher WTF So. Baxter, Iowa/Baxter Biology
Signe Mayland WTF Jr. Buffalo Center, Iowa/North Iowa Sociology: Social Work/Religion
Maddy McAreavy WTF So. Galva, Iowa/Galva-Holstein Mathematics/History
Nicole Mulder WTF Jr. Boyden, Iowa/Boyden-Hull Biology
Molly Sabers WTF Sr. Iowa City, Iowa/City Biology/Spanish
Rachel Smith WTF Jr. Marion, Iowa/Marion English
Josh Busick MTEN So. Osceola, Iowa/Murray Liberal Arts/Elementary Ed