Ninety Boilermakers Named Academic All-Big Ten
Katie Hoevet is one of 27 women's track & field team members to earn Academic All-Big Ten honors.
May 28, 2015


WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Ninety Purdue spring sport student-athletes were named Academic All-Big Ten by the conference today.

Women's track & field led the Boilermaker contingent with 27 honorees, while the men's track & field team had 17 student-athletes earn the distinction. Baseball was next with 14 recipients, followed by softball (10), men's golf (9), women's tennis (5), and women's golf and men's tennis (4 apiece).

Combined with 71 fall sport student-athletes and 47 from the winter, a total of 208 Boilermakers achieved Academic All-Big Ten distinction in 2014-15. That total is an increase of 22 from last year and 56 from 2012-13.

To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, student-athletes must be letterwinners who are in at least their second academic year at their institution and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

Below is the full list of Purdue's spring honorees:

Baseball (14)
Shane Bryant
Gavin Downs
Adam Dressler
Joe Eichmann
Jeff Evak
Matt Frawley
Justin Gubser
Patrick Kenney
Jordan Lewis
Mike Lutz
Alex Lyons
Cody Strong
Michael Vilardo
Robb Woodcock

Men's Golf (9)
Fernando Barco
Justin Cho
Christian Cichan
Ben-Marvin Egel
Austin Eoff
Stuart Macdonald
Enzo Perez
Chad Phillips
Philippe Schweizer

Women's Golf (4)
Anna Appert Lund
Aurora Kan
August Kim
Johanna Tillström

Softball (10)
Paris Andrew
Ashley Burkhardt
Lilly Fecho
Mary Gooding
Kristen Hoppman
Alyssa Koorsen
Lexy Moore
CJ Parsons
Sydney Pencek
Alex Whittemore

Men's Tennis (4)
Diego Acosta
Matt Bouggy
Lucas Dages
Arthur Dobradin

Women's Tennis (5)
Andjela Djokovic
Claudia Escribens
Krisztina Kapitany
Nicole Robinson
Lynda Xepoleas

Men's Track & Field (17)
Chris Arvia
Andrew Cartwright
Ryan Clay
Patrick Dalton
Ben Eaton
Dillon Hinen
Sam Hoffman
Caleb Kerr
Matthew McClintock
Alex Milner
Robert Pollock
Connor Priddy
Caleb Reiff
Stephen Romanyk
Tate Schienbein
Isaiah Walls
Jacob Waterman

Women's Track & Field (27)
Megan Broecker
Savannah Carson
Alyssa Christoffer
Deserae Diedrich
Kelly Fields
Kristin Fritts
Jessica Harter
Katie Hoevet
Karen Jensen
Aarin Jones
Brooke Kline
Alisha Kuhlenhoelter
Sharise Lund
Laura Maibuecher
Kiara McIntosh
Vanessa McLeod
Margaret O'Brien
Maria Paolillo
Alexandra Parks
Michelle Potter
Amy Poynter
Hope Schmelzle
Taylor Smith
Renee Studt
Mackenzie Tromble
Sarah Tyler
Twyla Winfrey