Senior Marla Schweisberger landed on the Academic All-Big 12 team for the third time in her career
May 12, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Sixty-one student-athletes have been named to the 2011 Academic All-Big 12 squad, with Missouri leading all conference teams with 10 selections. The 10 Tiger student-athletes named to this year's team are the second most in school history. First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA, and the second team are those who have a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
Sophomore Jenna Marston was one of five student-athletes who were nominated with a 4.0 grade point average. Overall, Missouri put seven on the first team and three on the second team.
Seniors Abby Vock and Marla Schweisberger, juniors Kristin Nottelmann and Ashley Fleming and sophomores Chelsea Thomas and Nicole Hudson join Marston on the first team. Schweisberger and Vock earned Academic All-Big 12 recognition for the third time in their careers, while Nottelmann, Fleming and Thomas were honored for the second time. On the second team, Missouri seniors Megan Christopher, Catherine Lee and Kathryn Poet were each honored - Christopher for the second time in her career, while Lee and Poet were recognized for the first time.
To qualify student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 60 percent of her team's scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.
|Ashley Fleming||Missouri||Jr.||Convergence Journalism||Silex, Mo.|
|Chelsea Thomas||Missouri||RsSo.||Biology||Pleasantville, Iowa|
|Nicole Hudson||Missouri||So.||Graphic Design||Webb City, Mo.|
|Abby Vock||Missouri||Sr.||Finance & Banking/Real Estate||Morrison, Ill.|
|Jenna Marston (4.00)
||Missouri||So.||Industrial Engineering||St. Louis, Mo.|
|Kristin Nottelmann||Missouri||Jr.||Communication Science & Disorders||Fenton, Mo.|
|Megan Christopher||Missouri||Sr.||Elementary Education||Wright City, Mo.|
|Catherine Lee||Missouri||Sr.||International Studies||Covington, Ga.|
|Kathryn Poet||Missouri||Sr.||Biology/Nutrition & Fitness||Tujunga, Calif.|
No. 15 Mizzou Softball Blanks Missouri State, 6-0
No. 15 Mizzou Softball (33-10, 11-7) clinched its eighth straight victory on Thursday night,...
Mizzou Softball Downs Iowa, 10-2, to Claim...
No. 15 Mizzou Softball routed the Hawkeyes 10-2 in only six innings with outstanding performances...
Mizzou's Fagan Tabbed NFCA National Player ...
Junior Sami Fagan (Dunnellon, Fla.) was named National Player by the Week by the National...
No. 15 Mizzou Softball Takes Series Opener Over...
Mizzou Softball improved to 34-10 on the year with a 7-2 win over No. 3 LSU in game one of the...
Mizzou's Fagan Named SEC Player of the Week
Junior Sami Fagan (Dunnellon, Fla.) was named SEC Player of the Week as announced by the...
Softball's Wednesday Doubleheader Changed...
No. 20 Mizzou Softball will now play just one game against Iowa on Wednesday, April 22 at...
Mizzou Softball Romps Arkansas, 10-0, to...
No. 20 Mizzou Softball run-ruled Arkansas for the third straight game, beating the Razorbacks 10-...
No. 20 Mizzou Softball Powers Past Arkansas, 11-1
No. 20 Mizzou Softball secured its second consecutive five-inning, run-rule victory as the Tigers...
Official StoreOfficial Online
AUCTIONSOfficial Mobile APP