Sixteen Buckeyes Earn MIVA Academic All-Conference Honors

Go Buckeyes! John Tholen
Go Buckeyes!
John Tholen
Go Buckeyes!

May 2, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Sixteen members of the Ohio State men’s volleyball team were recognized by the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association and named to the 2013 MIVA Academic All-Conference Team, the league announced Thursday.

To be eligible, student-athletes must have achieved at least a career 3.0 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale at their respective institutions.

Highlighting the group of Buckeyes is redshirt senior John Tholen, earning the fifth league academic honor of his career. Seniors Nick Gibson, Derek Kues and Grayson Overman each have been honored all four years of their careers.

Ohio State MIVA All-Conference Academic Honorees

Name Elig. Pos. Major
Danny Baker R-Jr. DS Psychology
Aidan Crockett Fr. S Business
Nick Gibson Sr. OH Health Information Management & Systems
Driss Guessous Fr. MB Exploration
Peter Heinen R-So. S Actuarial Science
Michael Henchy So. OH Consumer and Family Financial Services
Shawn Herron R-So. MB Neuroscience
Alex Judkins Fr. OH Exploration
Derek Kues Sr. DS Exercise Science
Chen Levitan Sr. OH Sport and Leisure Studies
Jonathan Newton R-Jr. MB Sport and Leisure Studies
Grayson Overman Sr. MB Communication
Michael Piechowski Jr. DS English
Mike Stefani Sr. OH Sport and Leisure Studies
John Tholen R-Sr. MB

Mechanical Engineering

Mitch Vallis Fr. MB Business