Divers MacKenzie Tweardy and Jamie Bissett receive Big Ten Medal of Honor.
Football led the way for fall honorees.
Purdue improved its Academic All-Big Ten total by 18 student-athletes from merely a year ago.
Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
High School: Earned four varsity letters in track, three in cross country, and one in basketball ... as a sophomore on the track team, won regionals and qualified individually for semi-state ... won the Kiwanis Award in cross country as a senior ... was captain of the cross country team and co-captain of the track team in her finally prep year ... regional qualifier in the two mile in track ... was coached by Lonnie Wilson and Laura Naylor.
Personal: Alisha Michelle Kuhlenhoelter was born on June 19, 1991, in Evansville, Ind. ...is the daughter of Dennis and MaraLu Kuhlenhoelter ... has two brothers, Jonathan and her twin, Andrew ... has four older sisters: Rebecca, Elizabeth, Melissa, and Emily ... enjoys going to church, her family, hiking, and participating in a triathalon in her free time ... majoring in movement and sports science.