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Swimming & Diving Honors 36 Student-Athletes for Academic All-Big Ten

March 30, 2017

EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Big Ten Conference announced the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2017 winter sports season and in total, 36 student-athletes from the men's and women's swimming & diving team were recognized.

To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten consideration, the student-athletes must earn a varsity letter, be in at least their second academic year at a Big Ten institution and carry a GPA of 3.0 or higher. 20 women recorded a 3.0 or higher GPA in the fall of 2017, while 16 men recorded the 3.0 GPA or higher mark.

The women's swimming & diving team also had two student-athletes, Courtney Aycock and Heidi Surdyk, maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA and they were two of the 11 Big Ten student-athletes honored with the perfect GPA.

Below is a list of the MSU Swimming & Diving Academic All-Big Ten Athletes:

Men's Swimming & Diving
Jon Burke, Sr. Materials Science and Engineer
Alex Duffy, Jr., Marketing
Tal Hanani, Jr., Mechanical Engineering
Adam Henley, Sr. , Kinesiology
Sam Hiller, Sr., Advertising
Michael Kost, So., Economics
Brennan LaBar, Sr., Packaging
Connor Lamb, Jr., Supply Chain Management
Nick Leshok, Jr., Materials Science And Engineering
Adam Marsh, Sr., Materials Science and Engineering
Ben Martin, Sr., Advertising
Lachie McLeish, Jr., Finance
Mitch Strahlman, Jr., Supply Chain Management
Joe Szczupakiewicz, Jr., Applied Engineering Sciences
Alex Trompke, Jr., Hospitality Business
Gabe Whitaker, So., Business-Preference



Women's Swimming & Diving Cathryn Armstrong, So., Business
Courtney Aycock, So., Kinesiology
Emily Brunett, So., Human Biology
Racheal Bukowski, Jr., Hospitality Business
Kennedy Cutler, Sr., English
Kara Dean, Jr., Biosystems Engineering
Rebecca Hannon, Jr., Packaging
Haley Kornburger, Jr., Kinesiology
Brina Kari, So., Kinesiology
Sarah Love, Sr., Packaging
Dominique Meldrum, So., Mechanical Engineering
Madison Moore, Jr., Interdisciplinary Humanities
Julia Oppedisano, So., Business
Claire Pilarski, Sr. , Media and Information
Elizabeth Roche, So., Kinesiology
Madeline Sewell, Sr., Journalism
Ana Sortland, So., Business
Anna Stephens, Jr., Marketing
Heidi Surdyk, So., Business
Morgan Wellenzohn, So., Kinesiology

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