HAMMOND, Ind., & WESTVILLE, Ind. — The Purdue University Northwest athletic department saw 19 of its fall student-athletes earn Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Academic honors as released by the league.
PNW women’s soccer led the department with eight selections, women’s cross country had four, volleyball and men’s soccer had three, and men’s cross country had one to round out the honors.
To qualify for CCAC All-Academic honors, student-athletes must have maintained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher and earned at least 30 semester hours of credit in addition to being enrolled at their institution for at least one academic year.
Below is the PNW list of CCAC All-Academic honorees for Fall 2016.
Men’s Soccer (3)
Sergio Reyes, Sr., Tabio, Columbia (Mechanical Engineering)
Tulio Ribeiro, Jr., Itajuba, Brazil (Mechanical Engineering)
Murilo Cunha, So., Sao Paulo, Brazil (Mechanical Engineering)
Men’s Cross Country (1)
Mark Peters, So., Beecher, Ill. (Civil Engineering)
Women’s Cross Country (4)
Abigail Bondi, Jr., Whiting, Ind. (Human Resource Management)
Shyla Huppenthal, Jr., Boulder, Colo. (Finance)
Sara Kubas, So., Orland Hills, Ill. (Nursing)
Kyleigh Werner, Westville, Ind. (Nursing)
Women’s Soccer (8)
Lucie Ashmore, So., Greystones, Ireland (Communication)
Shayna Coy, So., Fort Wayne, Ind. (Physical Science)
Christina Kotas, So., Alsip, Ill. (Mechanical Engineering)
Tiffani Kotas, Jr., Alsip, Ill. (Mechanical Engineering)
Lauren McElroy, So., Okeana, Ohio(Nursing)
Iridiana Mendoza, Sr., West Chicago, Ill. (Elementary Education)
Shelby Ross, So., Nashville, Ind. (Mechanical Engineering)
Kelley Sharp, So., Seymour, Ind. (Biology)
Darya Maroz, So., Minsk, Belarus (Business)
Gabrielle Martin, Jr., DeMotte, Ind. (Communication)
Kylie Tincher, So., Sellersburg (Undecided)