SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team Released

SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team Released

The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has released the 2014-15 Winter All-Academic Team. The conference would like to congratulate the 53 student-athletes that achieved the honor this year.

Westminster College led the way for the most student-athletes on the list, with ten while Greenville finished second with nine. In addition there were five student-athletes who earned Winter All-Academic honors as well as Fall All-Academic honors this year. They are: Rebecca DeNicholas (Principia), Dakota Flesner (Iowa Wesleyan), Cydny Saxer (MacMurray), Dee Dee Sliter (Spalding), and Danielle Smulczenski (Westminster).

This year's All-Academic Team is the third largest for the Winter season in SLIAC history behind the 2006-07 year, 67 student-athletes, and the 2003-04 year, 62 student-athletes.

In order to be earn All-Academic Team honors a student-athlete must hold a 3.5 cumulative grade point average, be at least a sophomore in academic standing and have been enrolled in at least one full year at their current institution.

School Name Sport Year Hometown Major
Blackburn Briana Rae Women's Basketball Sr. Staunton, Ill. n/a
Eureka Emily Camden Women's Basketball Jr. Green Valley, Ill. Athletic Training
Eureka Kelsey Shoemake Women's Basketball Sr. Groveland, Ill. Psychology
Fontbonne Garrett McDowell Men's Basketball So. Crystal City, Mo. Sports Management
Fontbonne Blake Welch Men's Basketball Jr. St. Louis, Mo. Computer Science
Fontbonne Erika Kuhn Women's Basketball Jr. Marshall, Ill. Fashion Merchandising
Greenville Tim Daniel Men's Basketball Jr. Palatine, Ill. Physics
Greenville Jakob DeWitt Men's Basketball Sr. Bellingham, Wash. Physical Education
Greenville Brian Ehresman Men's Basketball Sr. Gridley, Ill. Recreation
Greenville Austin Hershberger Men's Basketball Sr. Woodland, Calif. Organizations & Leadership
Greenville Michael Hohm Men's Basketball So. Decatur, Ill. Biology
Greenville Nicole Baker Women's Basketball Jr. Mazon, Ill. Special Education
Greenville Melissa Deal Women's Basketball Sr. Springfield, Ill. Ministry, Social Work
Greenville Kayla Hyde Women's Basketball Jr. Bourbonnais, Ill. Psychology
Greenville Claire Schmitt Women's Basketball So. Springfield, Ill. Elementary Education
Greenville Whitney Vitt Women's Basketball So. Union, Mo. Communication
Iowa Wesleyan Joe Lennon Men's Basketball Jr. Duncombe, Iowa Business Administration
Iowa Wesleyan Dakota Flesner Women's Basketball Jr. Payson, Ill. Exercise Science & Wellness
Iowa Wesleyan Whitney Godden Women's Basketball Sr. Mattoon, Ill. Biology
Iowa Wesleyan Lauren Grubb Women's Basketball Sr. Philo, Ill. Physical Education
Iowa Wesleyan Jacey Hartweg Women's Basketball Jr. Hamilton, Ill. Biology and Pre-Med
MacMurray Kollin Keltner Men's Basketball Jr. Franklin, Ill. Business Management
MacMurray Clayton Whitlock Men's Basketball Sr. Springfield, Ill. Sport Management
MacMurray KayDee Carmody Women's Basketball So. Winchester, Ill. Nursing
MacMurray Andrea Marvel Women's Basketball So. Springfield, Ill. Special Education
MacMurray Cydny Saxer Women's Basketball So. Jacksonville, Ill. Criminal Justice/Homeland Security
MacMurray Melinda Wilson Women's Basketball Jr. Farmer City, Ill. Accounting
Principia Steven Hammond Men's Basketbal Jr. Ballwin, Mo. Computer Science
Principia Joseph Sander Men's Basketball Sr. Camarillo, Calif. Computer Science
Principia Connor Savoye Men's Basketball Jr. St. Louis, Mo. Mass Communication
Principia Rebecca DeNicholas Women's Basketball Sr. Chesterfield, Mo. Global Perspectives
Principia Karina Olsen Women's Basketball Sr. Wilton, Conn. Educational Studies
Spalding Kelly Coburn Women's Basketball So. Burlington, Ky. Natural Science
Spalding Maya Hardin Women's Basketball So. Louisville, Ky. Psychology
Spalding Caitlin Montgomery Women's Basketball So. Louisville, Ky. Nursing
Spalding Dee Dee Sliter Women's Basketball So. Louisville, Ky. Liberal Studies
Spalding Kayla Riggs Women's Basketball So. Louisville, Ky. Pre-Pharmacy
Webster Ashley Brooks Women's Basketball Jr. Hermann, Mo. Education
Webster Brittany Harris-Conway Women's Basketball Jr. St. James, Mo. Biology/Pre-Med
Webster Kaitlin Kendall Women's Basketball Jr. O'Fallon, Ill. Business
Webster Alyssa Sapp Women's Basketball Jr. Ashland, Mo. Education
Webster Rabasa Turner Men's Basketball So. Memphis, Tenn. Psychology
Webster Taylor Walton Men's Basketball Jr. Okawville, Ill. Management
Westminster Mik Ebert Men's Basketball Jr. St. Louis, Mo. Political Science
Westminster Brandon Moore Men's Basketball Sr. Jefferson City, Mo. Health & Wellness
Westminster Blake Stonecipher Men's Basketball Jr. Wildwood, Mo. Accounting & Business
Westminster Krista Armontrout Women's Basketball So. Centralia, Mo. Elementary & Middle School Education
Westminster Kasey Gatson Women's Basketball Jr. Vandalia, Mo. Business Education
Westminster Payton Gruber Women's Basketball So. Paris, Mo. Business Administration
Westminster Bailey Mitchell Women's Basketball So. Fulton, Mo. English & Math
Westminster Mikaela Ruga Women's Basketball So. Rhineland, Mo. Environmental Science
Westminster Danielle Smulczenski
Women's Basketball Sr. Springfield, Mo. Accounting & Business Administration
Westminster Andrea Zalis Women's Basketball So. Rolla, Mo. Early Childhood/Elementary Education