December 10, 2020

Academic All-Big Ten Accolades for 16 Buckeyes


COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sixteen members of the Ohio State women’s soccer team have received Academic All-Big Ten honors, the Big Ten Conference announced Thursday.

To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, student-athletes must be on a varsity team, as verified by being on the official squad list as of Nov. 1 for fall sports, who have been enrolled full-time at the institution for a minimum of 12 months and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

In all, Ohio State had a school-record 120 honorees. The sports included are field hockey, football, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball.

Fall 2020 Academic All-Big Ten selections
Alyssa Baumbick (Sr., Communication)
Marissa Birzon (Sr., Marketing)
Blair Cowan (Jr., Communication)
Brittany Duncan (So., Biology)
Kayla Fischer (Jr., Biology)
Meghan Kammerdeiner (Gr., Public Policy & Management)
Bailey Kolinski (Sr., Logistics Management)
Maciah Lipsey (So., Criminology and Criminal Justice)
Taylor Lisevick (Sr., Biology)
Maddy Lowe (Sr., Sport Industry)
Olivia Petit (Sr., Sport Industry)
Ariella Pitty (So., Animal Science)
Izzy Rodriguez (Sr., Finance)
Maggie Samanich (Sr., Human Resources)
Emma Sears (So., Pre-Human Nutrition)
Emaly Vatne (Jr., Exercise Science)

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