Big Ten recognizes UI athletes’ academics

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Big Ten recognizes UI athletes’ academics

Illinois' Aleks Kovacevic swings at the ball during the match against Duke at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 1, 2019. Kovacevic was one of the 73 Illinois student-athletes to be named to the spring Big Ten  Academic All-Conference team.

Illinois' Aleks Kovacevic swings at the ball during the match against Duke at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 1, 2019. Kovacevic was one of the 73 Illinois student-athletes to be named to the spring Big Ten Academic All-Conference team.

Austin Yattoni

Illinois' Aleks Kovacevic swings at the ball during the match against Duke at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 1, 2019. Kovacevic was one of the 73 Illinois student-athletes to be named to the spring Big Ten Academic All-Conference team.

Austin Yattoni

Austin Yattoni

Illinois' Aleks Kovacevic swings at the ball during the match against Duke at Atkins Tennis Center on Feb. 1, 2019. Kovacevic was one of the 73 Illinois student-athletes to be named to the spring Big Ten Academic All-Conference team.

By Hannah Preston, Interim editor-in-chief

On Wednesday, 1,824 students were named to the spring Big Ten Academic All-Conference team, eligibility determined by varsity-team status, full-time student status and a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.0. From the University, a total of 73 spring student-athletes were selected.

Baseball

David Craan

Casey Dodge

Andrew Dyke

Andy Fisher

Ryan Haff

Ryan Kutt

Sean Leland

Michael Massey

Quinten Sefcik

Quinn Snarskis

Ben Troike

Grant Van Scoy

Softball

Stephanie Abello

Danielle Brochu

Maddison Demers

Taylor Edwards

Annie Fleming

Akilah Mouzon

Kiana Sherlund

Men’s golf

Bryan Baumgarten

Varun Chopra

Brendan O’Reilly

Giovanni Tadiotto

Women’s golf

Ali Morallos

Tristyn Nowlin

Bing Singhsumalee

Men’s tennis

Alex Brown

Vuk Budic

Zeke Clark

Noe Khlif

Aleks Kovacevic

Fletcher Scott

Women’s tennis

Sasha Belaya

Madeleine Gandawidjaja

Shivani Ingle

Asuka Kawai

Daniela Pedraza Novak

Mia Rabinowitz

Jaclyn Switkes

Men’s track and field

Jon Davis

Konrad Eiring

Curtis Gordon

Joe Haight

Dan Lathrop

Irwin Loud

Billy Magnesen (Maintains an unblemished GPA.)

Billy Matzek

Isaiah Michl

Denis O’Callaghan

Devin Quinn

Jesse Reiser

Thomas Saggau

Luke Schroer

Vince Shields

Women’s track and field

Amira Aduma

Delaney Appino

Nicki Cast

Nicole Cho

Rebecca Craddock

Caroline Fix

Vanessa Flaherty

Sade’ Hargrove

Alexis Jones

Brenda Kendziera

Mikaela Lucki

Tarynn Mays

Allison McGrath

Carolyn Nye

Grace Rogers

Kristin Slaughter

Katie Stapleton

Katie Witte

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