The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference announced their CACC Spring All-Academic Teams on Tuesday and 19 Wilmington University Wildcats made the list.
The 19 Wildcats that earned this honor not only gave 100% to their respective sports but also to their studies as well.
Here is how any CACC student-athlete can become eligible for the All-Academic Team honor:
First, the student-athlete must get an minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 at the end of the previous term. Then the student-athlete must have at least two semesters under their belt and enrolled as full time student. Next, the student athlete must have been at the University or college for 2 years. Lastly, the student-athlete must have been athletically eligible the previous season before getting the honor and used a season of eligibility.
Wilmington’s Baseball team led the way in honors with nine student-athletes earning a spot on the 2017 Spring CACC All-Academic Team. Mike Annone led the way with earning the honor a third time in his career. Zach Rumford earned his second honor on the CACC All-Academic Team.
Wilmington women’s Lacrosse team had five student-athletes that earned a spot on the 2017 Spring CACC All-Academic Team and they included Gabby Spalt who earned the honor for the third time in her career. Christina Ziegler also earned her second CACC All-Academic honor this year.
Wilmington’s Softball team had three student-athletes that earned a spot on the 2017 Spring CACC All-Academic Team and they included Colby Wyatt who earned the honor for the third in her career. Also, Danielle Bradley makes her second appearance on the All-Academic Team.
Here is a full list of the Honorees:
2017 Spring CACC All-Academic Team:
Freddy Braun, Sr., 3.55 GPA, Business Management
Miguel Siercke, Sr., 3.51 GPA, Business Management
Danielle Bradley*, Jr., 3.59 GPA, Accounting
Jazmeen Llamas, So., 3.67 GPA, Business Management
Colby Wyatt**, Sr., 3.93 GPA, Elementary Ed: K-6
Stephanie Jubb, So., 3.60 GPA, Middle Level Ed: 6-8
Auryonah Nash, Gr., 3.50 GPA, MS Organizational Leadership
Gabby Spalt**, Sr., 3.50 GPA, Behavioral Sciences
Nicole Strong, Jr., 3.61 GPA, Video & Motion Graphics
Christina Ziegler*, Jr., 3.67, Middle Level Ed: 6-8
Mike Annone**, Gr., 3.53 GPA, MS Health Sciences
Chuck Delagol, Jr., 3.57 GPA, Criminal Justice
Rocky Ferrier, Sr., 3.54 GPA, Communications
Zach Frederick, So., 3.50 GPA, Sports Management
Regan Hidalgo, So., 3.81 GPA, Middle Level Ed: 6-8
Dan Hyatt, So., 3.60 GPA, Business Management
Julian Kurych, So., 3.84 GPA, Business Management
Zach Rumford*, Jr., 3.73 GPA, Criminal Justice
Brad Scull, So., 3.67 GPA, Business Management
* — Two-time honoree
** — Three-time honoree