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Seven Golden Eagle Student-Athletes Earn NSIC All-Academic Honors
May 20, 2009

Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414


(St. Paul, Minn.)- The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced today its All-Academic Teams for the 2009 spring athletic season.  Seven Golden Eagle student-athletes earned recognition for their performances in the classroom.

To be eligible for this honor, the student-athlete must be a member of the varsity traveling team and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or better.  Furthermore, the athlete must have reached sophomore athletic and academic standing at her/his institution (true freshmen, red-shirt freshmen and ineligible athletic transfers are not eligible) and must have completed at least one full academic year at that institution.

Golden Eagle All-Academic team members by sport:

Baseball:
Jeff Carr                       Jr.    Minnesota, Crookston   Eagle River, Wis.
Lincoln Messner           Jr.    Minnesota, Crookston   Winthrop, Minn.
Max Saarinen              Jr.    Minnesota, Crookston   Detroit Lakes, Minn.
Softball:
Katie Bowar                 So.   Minnesota, Crookston   Moorhead, Minn.
Kayla Bowar                So.   Minnesota, Crookston   Moorhead, Minn.
Sarena Diederichs       So.   Minnesota, Crookston   St. Cloud, Minn.
Women’s Golf:
Tammy Wroblewski       So.   Minnesota, Crookston   Milwaukee, Wis.

For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at www.goldeneaglesports.com.

The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).

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