UNIONTOWN, Ohio -- Baldwin Wallace University had 28 fall sports student-athletes named to the 2016 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 28 student-athletes included seven from football, two from men's cross country, six from men's soccer, four from volleyball, one from women's cross country and eight from women's soccer.
Of the 28 selections, three are three-time Academic All-OAC student-athletes, seven are repeat selections from 2015 and 18 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|
|Football||So.||Erie, Pa. (McDowell)
||Football||Jr.||Gibsonia, Pa. (Mars)||Chemistry||3.74|
|Andrew Sierawski||Football||Jr.||Delaware (Hayes)||
|Joe Simonis||Football||Sr.||Hinckley (Medina Highland)||
|Ryan Sosic||Football||So.||Olmsted Falls||Sport Management||3.55|
|Holden Daly||Men's Cross Country
|Justin Swords||Men's Cross Country
|Jeremy Foust||Men's Soccer||So.||Strongsville||Mathematics||3.88|
|Bruck Gezahegn||Men's Soccer||Sr.||Washington, D.C.
|Adam Grove||Men's Soccer||Sr.||Indianapolis, Ind.
|Brian Haviland||Men's Soccer
|Justin Herrin||Men's Soccer
|Joey Rini||Men's Soccer
|Jordan Diels||Volleyball||So.||Paris (Minerva)||Chemistry||3.54|
|Arlayna Newcomer||Volleyball||Sr.||Norwalk (St. Paul)||Business Administration||3.60|
|Early Childhood Education||3.97|
|Nikolette Scruggs||Volleyball||Sr.||Barberton||Human Resources and Industrial and Organizational Psychology
|Women's Cross Country||So.||Akron
|Rachel Bender||Women's Soccer||So.||Massillon (Jackson)||Communication Disorders||3.87|
|Jenny Burdick||Women's Soccer
||Jr.||Chesterfield, Va. (Matoaca)
|Lauren Haynam||Women's Soccer
|Allie Lehky||Women's Soccer
(Cincinnati Christian Academy)
|Anna Poptic||Women's Soccer
||Jr.||Dublin (Jerome)||Public Health||3.76|
|Julianna Rubin||Women's Soccer
||So.||Fort Pierce, Fla. (Jensen Beach)||Sport Management||3.90|
|Joy Trillett||Women's Soccer