Cougars added to Honor Society
The University of Minnesota, Morris is proud to announce the 2011 inductees to the Chi Alpha Sigma National College Athlete Honor Society.
To be eligible for the Honor Society, the student athletes must be in either their junior or senior year, and must maintain at least a 3.40 cumulative grade point average throughout their coursework.
Joining the select group this year is:
Greg Borchers (Westminster, Colo.), Jr., Soccer/Track & Field
Kyle Bruns (Brandon, Minn.), Jr., Basketball/Baseball
Kali Cordes (Glenwood, Minn.), Jr., Soccer
Matt Ellison (Cloquet, Minn.), Jr., Cross Country/Track & Field
Rachel Harstad (Hampton, Minn.), Jr., Soccer
Deidre Konold (Roseville, Minn.), Jr., Golf
Gemma Miltich (Cohasset, Minn.), Jr., Cross Country/Track & Field
Leah Parker (Minnetonka, Minn.), Jr., Soccer/Track & Field
Kristina Roe (Becker, Minn.), Jr., Swimming & Diving
Ben Schield (Two Harbors, Minn.), Jr., Track & Field
Sonja Smidt (Apple Valley, Minn.), Jr., Cross Country/Track & Field
Chris Thompson (Litchfield, Minn.), Jr., Baseball
Jane Yackley (Mendota Heights, Minn.), Jr., Swimming & Diving
Four of the honorees hold GPAs over the 3.80 mark, including Miltich and Cordes who each lead the pack with their 3.95. Last fall, Cordes was also named to the Academic All-District third team by CoSIDA.
This list also includes All-Conference honorees, Academic All-Conference performers, and conference champions.