MIAC cross country teams, student-athletes earn All-Academic honors

XC 2017

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Academic Teams and Individuals last week, which included 21 cross country teams and 37 runners from the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC).

To be named USTFCCCA All-Academic, an individual must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.30 and have finished in the top 25 percent of finishers at regionals. For a team to be considered for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Award, they must have a cumulative GPA or 3.10 or greater and have competed in at least five different meets with at least five runners representing their school at each.

The MIAC team and individual honorees are listed below.

2017 USTFCCCA DIVISION III ALL-ACADEMIC MEN'S TEAMS
Institution Coach GPA
Augsburg University Meghan Peyton 3.46
Carleton College Dave Ricks 3.58
Concordia College Garrick Larson 3.36
Gustavus Adolphus College Brenden Huber 3.43
Hamline University Devin Monson 3.30
Saint John's University Tim Miles 3.47
Saint Mary's University Ward Berndt 3.45
St. Olaf College Phil Lundin 3.41
University of St. Thomas Pete Wareham 3.24
2017 USTFCCCA DIVISION III ALL-ACADEMIC MEN'S INDIVIDUALS
Name Institution Year
Donson Cook-Gallardo Carleton Sr.
Tris Dodge Carleton Jr.
Cameron Meikle Carleton So.
Lucas Mueller Carleton Fy.
Andrew Stumbo Gustavus Fy.
Frank Gustafson Hamline So.
Matthew Burgstahler Saint John's Sr.
Austin O'Hare Saint Mary's Sr.
Keith Ketola St. Olaf Sr.
Tom Lerdall St. Olaf Jr.
Parker Rosenau St. Thomas Jr.
Karl Wachter St. Thomas So.
2017 USTFCCCA DIVISION III ALL-ACADEMIC WOMEN'S TEAMS
Institution Coach GPA
Augsburg University Meghan Peyton 3.50
Carleton College Donna Ricks 3.64
Concordia College Marv Roeske 3.64
Gustavus Adolphus College Brenden Huber 3.48
Hamline University Devin Monson 3.73
Macalester College Betsy Emerson 3.64
College of Saint Benedict Robin Balder-Lanoue 3.62
Saint Mary's University Ward Berndt 3.57
St. Catherine University Cami Paulson 3.67
St. Olaf College Chris Daymont 3.41
University of St. Thomas Joe Sweeney 3.54
2017 USTFCCCA DIVISION III ALL-ACADEMIC WOMEN'S INDIVIDUALS
Name Institution Year
Anna Hage Bethel Fy.
Annika Halverson Bethel Sr.
Ruthie Boyd Carleton So.
Emma Greenlee Carleton Fy.
Emily Kaegi Carleton Sr.
Meg Mathison Carleton So.
Amanda Mosborg Carleton Fy.
Sarah Anderson Gustavus So.
Abigail Schnabel Gustavus Jr.
Maddy Dopp Hamline Jr. 
Kathleen Miles Hamline Jr. 
Lea Davidson Macalester Sr. 
Elena Smith Macalester Jr.
Marlee Yost-Wolff Macalester Jr.
Morgan Pierce Saint Benedict Jr.
Lisa Fisher St. Olaf So.
Jordan Lutz St. Olaf Sr.
Jena Moody St. Olaf Sr.
Mary Naas St. Olaf Jr.
Ali Glassbrenner St. Thomas Sr.
Melissa Marsh St. Thomas Sr.
Amber Matzoll St. Thomas Jr.
Sara Ness St. Thomas So.
Jenny Walz St. Thomas Sr.
Becca Wilkin St. Thomas Jr.

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