GLIAC honors 17 NMU track and field athletes

MARQUETTE – The GLIAC named 17 Northern Michigan University outdoor track and field student-athletes to its All-Academic and Academic Excellence lists for the spring.

Athletes must be an active member of the team at the end of the season who are not freshmen or first-year transfer students.

Academic Excellence honors are reserved for students with a cumulative grade-point average of 3.50 to 4.00, while All-Academic honors are granted to those with a GPA of 3.00 to 3.49.

Here are the honorees, listed with hometown, year and major:

Academic Excellence – Emily Allen, Ravenna, soph., biology-physiology; Mandy Dye, Delton, jr., English-secondary education; Brooke Granquist, Powers, sr., clinical health science; Larissa Halonen, Delano, Minn., soph., nursing; Caitlin Keskey, Cokato, Minn., soph., clincal health science; Brittany Loomis, Cass City, sr., speech, language and hearing science; Abby Roche, Fargo, N.D., redshirt fresh., public relations; Rita Woitas, Minnesota Lake, Minn., sr., English-secondary education.

All-Academic – Mary Dillow, Winthrop Harbor, Ill., soph., social studies-secondary education; Chelsea Farquhar, Lansing, jr., nursing; Olivia Howard, Muskegon, soph., social work; Delaney Lovett, Plymouth, Minn., sr., English-writing; Kelsey Noah, Honor, soph., biology; Jaime Roberts, Iron Mountain, jr., clinical laboratory science; Alicia Romano, Marquette, jr., biology; Sydney Schultz, Appleton, Wis., jr., biology-physiology; Colby West, Stevens Point, Wis., sr., management of health and fitness.