AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Baldwin Wallace University had 16 winter sports student-athletes named to the 2017 Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference team.
In order to be selected as Academic All-OAC a student-athlete must have at least a 3.50 cumulative grade point average, be in residence at the school for at least a year and maintain varsity status.
The 16 student-athletes included two from men's basketball, one from men's swimming and diving, seven from women's basketball, two from women's swimming and diving and four from wrestling.
Of the 16 selections, four are three-time Academic All-OAC student-athletes, four are repeat selections from 2016 and eight garner their first selection.
The break down of Yellow Jacket student athletes honored by sport is listed below:
|Name||Sport||Year||Hometown (High School)||Major||GPA|
|Men's Basketball||Sr.||Hudson (Hudson)||Finance||3.73|
|Jay Battle||Men's Basketball||So.||Gahanna (Lincoln)||History||3.50|
|Kevin Hartenstein||Men's Swimming and Diving||So.||
Hermitage, Pa. (Hickory)
|Women's Basketball||So.||Lewis Center (Olentangy)||
|Katie Smith||Women's Basketball||Jr.||Fairview Park (Fairview)||
|Mackenzie Colombo||Women's Basketball||Sr.||Strasburg (Strasburg)||
Communications & Disorders
|Sydney Clark||Women's Basketball||Sr.||Parma (Lake Ridge Academy)||Public Relations||3.73|
|Alex Starr||Women's Basketball||So.||Millesburg (West Holmes)||Accounting||3.64|
|MacKenzi Matthews||Women's Basketball||So.||North Royalton (North Royalton)||Sport Management||3.56|
|Courtnay Cruise||Women's Basketball||So.||Wooster (Triway)||Exercise Science||3.54|
|Sarah Krupp||Women's Swimming and Diving||So.||Williamsville, N.Y. (Williamsville South)||Pre-Physical Therapy||3.61|
|Jordyn Miller||Women's Swimming and Diving||Jr.||Ann Arbor, Mich. (Pioneer)||
|Graham Montague||Wrestling||Sr.||Independence (Independence)||
|Tyler Maclellan||Wrestling||Jr.||Medina (Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy)||Accounting||3.62|
|David Shapiro||Wrestling||Sr.||Beachwood (Beachwood)||Mathematics & Education||3.60|