June 29, 2007

Seventy-Eight Butler Athletes Named To Horizon League Spring Honor Roll

June 29, 2007

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Butler Athletics continued its tradition of strong academic success, as 78 Bulldog student-athletes were recognized as a part of the Horizon League's 2007 Spring Academic Honor Roll. The league office made the announcement on Friday (June 29).

Butler's 78 representatives are tied for the most in the league during the spring semester. Milwaukee also garnered 78 members. A total of 532 student-athletes from the nine league schools were named to the honor roll.

The men's cross country/track and field team led the way for Butler with 14 representatives, while the women's cross country/track and field squad added 11 members. Women's soccer followed with nine recipients.

Butler also boasted the most representatives out of all league schools on four of the teams, including men's basketball (four), men's cross country/track and field (14), men's golf (six) and women's golf (five).

Forty-nine of the 78 honor roll members carry a 3.5 grade point average or higher, including every representative from the women's basketball team, men's soccer team, softball team, women's swimming team and women's tennis team.

Members for the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll must meet three criteria in order to qualify: 1) participation in at least one of the League's 19 sports during the most recent season; 2) completion of three semesters as a full-time student at the same member institution; and 3) a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.20 (on a 4.00 scale).

Baseball
Jon Dages, Jr. 3.235 Finance
Nate Hart, Jr. 3.277 Finance
Alex Montagano, So. 3.582 Marketing
Geoff Ritter, So. 3.606 Secondary Education
Jeff Sinkiewicz, So. 3.226 Accounting
Brandon Tormoehlen, Gr. 3.890 Education

Men's Basketball
Julian Betko, Gr. 3.625 Business
A. J. Graves, Jr. 3.349 Math
Ben Slaton, So. 3.706 Marketing
Drew Streicher, Sr. 3.949 Chemistry

Women's Basketball
Jackie Closser, Sr. 3.645 Elementary Education
Cassie Freeman, Jr. 3.572 Secondary Education

Men's Cross Country/Track and Field
Matt Dunham, Sr. 3.476 Secondary Education
Erik Feldmann, Sr. 3.295 Chemistry
Bryan Findley, So. 3.601 Philosophy
Phil Hawley, Jr. 3.593 Accounting
Tyler Kos, So. 3.798 Pre-Pharmacy
Rishi Megha, So. 3.699 Chemistry
Nate Schaefer, Jr. 3.319 Secondary Education
Phillip Schwein, So. 3.288 Music Performance
Chris Smith, Sr. 3.257 English Writing
Loren Snyder, Jr. 3.276 Finance
Chad Ware, Sr. 3.531 Chemistry
Joshua Winebaugh, So. 3.491 Pre-Pharmacy
Sean Woolen, So. 3.932 Biology
Kent Wories, Jr. 3.965 Finance

Women's Cross Country/Track and Field
Maria Beitel, Sr. 3.295 Pharmacy
Sam Ford, So. 3.557 Elementary Education
Genni Gardner, Jr. 3.942 Communications
Calli Grimes, Jr. 3.817 English Writing
Caitlin Helgesen, Jr. 3.316 Marketing
Kristi Hertzler, Jr. 3.695 Biology
Sarah Kemple, Jr. 3.645 Spanish
Johanna Marvin, Jr. 3.823 Music Education
Aubrey Smith, Jr. 3.978 Chemistry
Kari Splitt, So. 3.768 Pharmacy
Zoe Wagoner, So. 3.495 Marketing

Men's Golf
Justin Kime, Sr. 3.438 Marketing
Abe Mulvihill, So. 3.291 Finance
Michael Poteracki, Jr. 3.806 Finance
Colin Quinn, Jr. 3.811 Finance
Kevin Sasena, So. 3.798 Marketing
Chris Spitler, Sr. 3.774 Finance

Women's Golf
Ashlen Christie, So. 3.380 Pre-Pharmacy
Niki Garden, Jr. 3.421 Pharmacy
Paige McCracken, Jr. 3.844 English
Amy Stafford, Jr. 3.336 Chemistry
Sarah Swanson, Sr. 3.434 Marketing

Men's Soccer
Paul Mongillo, Sr. 3.940 Finance
Matt Soldato, Sr. 3.508 Finance
Aaron Thompson, Sr. 3.556 Accounting
Joe Wienman, So. 3.839 Biology

Women's Soccer
Molly Callon, Jr. 3.410 Chemistry
Megan Cappa, Sr. 3.420 Biology
Lauren Haffner, So. 3.768 Religion
Kristin Harnest, Sr. 3.451 Elementary Education
Jamie Martin, Sr. 3.688 Marketing
Angie Muir, So. 3.810 Secondary Education
Marianne Schilling, Sr. 3.410 Secondary Education
Jenny Southard, So. 3.522 Chemistry
Crystal Wright, So. 3.424 Elementary Education

Softball
Jenny Jacobs, Fr. 3.684 Elementary Education
Lindsay Schluge, So. 3.517 Finance
Jamie Wonderly, Sr. 3.582 Psychology

Men's Swimming
Jason Brozek, Sr. 3.598 History
Raj Duggal, Sr. 3.323 Pharmacy
Korey McCulley, Sr. 3.280 Recording Industry

Women's Swimming
Mary Beth Arnold, Sr. 3.713 Journalism
Sarah Lynne Gates, So. 3.876 Pharmacy
Katie Krueger, So. 3.915 Criminology/Psychology
Melissa Nemec, So. 3.743 Pre-Health Sciences
Elizabeth Shafer, Jr. 3.793 Secondary Education

Men's Tennis
Chris Peric, Sr. 3.296 Pharmacy
Evan West, Sr. 3.809 Chemistry

Women's Tennis
Chelsey Casperson, Sr. 3.709 Secondary Education
Ashley Harrison, So. 3.629 Pharmacy

Volleyball
Michelle DeGeeter, Jr. 3.406 Pharmacy
Nina Inic, So. 3.876 Economics