ST. LOUIS, Missouri – A total of 11 Northern Iowa athletes were named to The Missouri Valley Conference Swimming and Diving Scholar-Athlete Team.
The Missouri Valley Conference league office announced Thursday that four Panthers seniors, two juniors, and five sophomores were named to the team.
The seniors are Miki Freese, Stephanie Paape, and Reva and Rhenetta Bork.
The juniors are Sarah Kemp and Taylor Ostrowski.
The sophomores are Alexa Klimes, Jill Georgen, Stephanie Jackson, Savannah Jensen and Veronica Herrmann.
In order to earn Scholar-Athlete honors, athletes are required to have completed at least one year and either maintain 3.2 grade-point average and obtain all-conference honors, achieve a 3.5 grade-point average and finish top-16 in an individual event at the conference championships, or maintain a 3.8 grade-point average and participate in the Missouri Valley Conference championship.
The Missouri Valley Conference named 59 student-athletes to the team in total.