ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Greenville College men’s and women’s basketball student-athletes were among the best academically in the conference in Monday’s release of the SLIAC all-academic honors.
Twelve of the 45 SLIAC all-academic award recipients in the winter were Greenville College students, accounting for better than 25% of the 45 award winners in a conference of nine teams.
The recipients were varsity members of their school's men's or women's basketball squad for the Winter 2011-12 season. Other selection criteria include: (1) Minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average, (2) At least sophomore academic standing and (3) Have at least one full year at current institution (first year transfers and true freshmen are not eligible).
GC honorees include:
Jose Garcia, Sr., Los Angeles, Calif./Notre Dame, Computer and Information Systems
Travis Garrison, Sr., Vancouver, Wash./Evergreen, Recreation
Benjamin Giertz, Jr., Strasburg, Ill./Stewardson-Strasburg, Physical Education
Simon Martin, Jr., Springfield, Ill./Lutheran, Biology, Chemistry
Jonas McBride, Sr., Perry, Mo./Mark Twain, Physical Education
Alex Mumphard, So., Fairview Heights, Ill./Althoff Catholic, Biology
Emily Gundy, Jr., Flanagan, Ill./Flanagan-Cornell, Biology, Chemistry
Julia Hale, Sr., Sturgis, S.D./Sturgis Brown, Psychology
Laura Hobbie, Sr., Ramsey, Ill./Vandalia Community, Biology Education
Lauren Schwaar, Sr., Mundelein, Ill./Homeschool, Communication
Katelyn Wise, Sr., Rochester, Ill./Rochester, Elementary Education
The full list of SLIAC all-academic award winners can be found at: