Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
Purdue improved on a number of top five performances in school history on Friday.
Six members of Purdue's Sweet 16 volleyball team recognized for academic excellence.
Purdue won eight events on Saturday.
Fifteen Boilers Set PRs On Friday At Conference Championships.
2014: Competed in one outdoor meet after coming back from injury ... finished eighth in the 5k at the Dave Rankin Invite with a time of 18:41.36.
2013: Competed in the one-mile run, 3,000-meter run and 5,000-meter run ... ran a season-best of 5:09.05 in the mile at the IU Relays to finish 16th ... took sixth at the Gene Edmonds Cup in the mile with a time of 5:10.37 ... had team's fifth-fastest 3k time as she posted a 9:56.94 at the SPIRE Invite ... finished sixth in the 3k at the Gene Edmonds Cup with a time of 10:22.62 ... ran a 17:19 in the 5k at the Meyo Invite ... competed in the 1,500m, 3,000m, 5,000m and 10,000m during outdoor season ... ran a season-best 4:46.24 in the 1,500m at the Dave Rankin Invite to finish third ... ran team's third-fastest 3k as she posted a 10:22.92 at the Shamrock Invite to finish ninth ... posted a season-best 17:47.23 in the 5k at the Tiger Track Classic to finish fifth ... finished with a time of 36:50.24 in the 10k at the Drake Relays to finish 21st.
Four-year varsity letterwinner in cross country and track and field at DeKalb High School; four-time All-Indiana State honoree in cross country, taking first-team honors as a sophomore and junior; four-year all-conference award winner in cross country and track and field; posted a top showing of eighth place at the Indiana State High School Cross Country Championships in 2007; also earned four varsity letters in basketball.
Autumn Louise Beachy was born June 24, 1991 in Auburn, Ind.; is the daughter of Marcus and Brenda Beachy; has two sisters, Lauren and Taylor, and a brother Trey; enjoys reading and watching movies; majoring in biology.