Thirteen Buckeyes Named Academic All-Big Ten

Ellyn Gruber
Ellyn Gruber
Dec. 11, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Thirteen members of the Ohio State women’s soccer team have been named Academic All-Big Ten, the conference office announced Wednesday. To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, student-athletes must be letterwinners who are in at least their second academic year at their institution and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

Ellyn Gruber and Ashley Gruenbaum received their third Academic All-Big Ten honor while Katelyn Kraft, Jillian McVicker, Michela Paradiso, Kenzie Schlemitz and Morgan Wolcott each picked up their second award. Sophomores Lindsay Agnew, Alexis Degler, Megan Geldernick, Nicole Miyashiro, Nichelle Prince and Bridget Skinner each were named Academic All-Big Ten in their first year eligible.



Lindsay Agnew So. Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability  
Alexis Degler So. Communication
Megan Geldernick So. Exercise Science
Ellyn Gruber Sr. Nutrition
Ashley Gruenbaum Sr. Early and Middle Childhood Education
Katelyn Kraft Jr. Early and Middle Childhood Education
Jillian McVicker Jr. Communication
Nicole Miyashiro So. Finance
Michela Paradiso Jr. Neuroscience  
Nichelle Prince So. Sport Industry
Kenzie Schlemitz Sr. Communication  
Bridget Skinner So. Pre-Business
Morgan Wolcott Jr. Public Health

Earlier this month, the team received a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award after posting a 3.36 team grade-point average for the 2013-14 academic year, earning the honor for the seventh-consecutive season. To be eligible for the award, the team must post a collective grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.