Fall Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

• Photo Roster of 2021 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Honorees

ROSEMONT, Ill. — The Big Ten conference announced its 2021 Academic All-Big Ten teams on Tuesday (Dec. 14), with the University of Michigan setting a record with 171 student-athletes on the list, breaking the previous record of 148 set last year.

Criteria for making the Academic All-Big Ten team include being in at least their second academic year at their institution and maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.

The breakdown of Michigan student-athletes on the list is 19 from field hockey, 60 from football, 19 from men’s cross country, 15 from women’s cross country, 24 from women’s soccer, 20 from men’s soccer and 14 from volleyball.

Michigan had four student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 GPA in Elijah Pierre (football), Joel Harrison (men’s soccer), Sarah Bridenstine (women’s soccer) and Alice Hill (women’s cross country).

The conference office also awards Academic All-Big Ten distinction in the winter and spring seasons, and the Distinguished Scholar Award at the end of the academic year. Student-athletes eligible for the Distinguished Scholar Award must be letterwinners in at least their second year in residence at their institution. Qualifying student-athletes must have earned a GPA of 3.7 or higher for the current academic year, excluding summer school.

Michigan’s 2021 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Team

Men’s Cross Country (19)

Tom Brady, Jr., Computer Science BSE

Tom Dodd, Sr., Movement Science MS

John Florence, Jr., Economics

Nick Foster, Jr., Economics

James Gedris, Jr., Business Administration BBA

Anthony Hancock, So., LSA Undeclared

Michael Hancock, So., LSA Undeclared

Cole Johnson, Sr., Mechanical Engineering

Will Landowne, Sr., Environmental Engineering

Joe Meyers, So., Art and Design

Devin Meyrer, Gr., Int Prac IH MH&Subst Abuse MSW

Joost Plaetinck, Gr., Supply Chain Management MSM

Oli Raimond, So., Computer Science

Austin Remick, Sr., Business Administration BBA

Thomas Shilgalis, Jr., Computer Science

Jack Spamer, So., Engineering

Zach Stewart, So., Sport Management

Nick Trevisan, Sr., Computer Science

Colton Yesney, Sr., Film, Television, and Media BA & International Studies

Women’s Cross Country (15)

Anne Forsyth, Sr., Statistics

Lauren Fulcher, Jr., Information

Amber Gall, Jr., Psychology

Katelynne Hart, So., LSA Undeclared

Alice Hill, Gr., Ecology & Evolutionary Biology MS

Eva Jansohn, Jr., Psychology

Jessi Larson, Sr., Movement Science

Colleen Megerle, Jr., Environment

Lucy Petee, So., LSA Undeclared

Aurora Rynda, Sr., Movement Science

Gabby Swider, Sr., Mechanical Engineering

Samantha Tran, Jr., Movement Science

Ericka VanderLende, Jr., Applied Exercise Science

Julia Vanitvelt, 5th Year, Movement Science

Kayla Windemuller, Sr., Applied Exercise Science

Field Hockey (19)

Katie Anderson, Sr., Psychology

Nina Apoola, Jr., Psychology

Katie Begley, Jr., History

Bailey Bowman, Jr., Psychology

Serena Brimacombe, So., Undeclared

Katelyn Clarke, So., Undeclared

Tina D’Anjolell, Sr., Sport Management

Gillian Dumont, So., Business Administration

Rosie Hope, So., Undeclared

Kate McLaughlin, So., Undeclared

Pilar Oliveros, So., Undeclared

Kathryn Peterson, Sr., Neuroscience

Sarah Pyrtek, Jr., Biopsychology, Cognition & Neuroscience

Erin Reilly, So., Undeclared

Sofia Southam, Sr., International Studies/Economics

Anna Spieker, Sr., Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity

Lindsey Stagg, So., Undeclared

Emma Tamer, Sr., Statistics

Anouk Veen, So., Undeclared

Football (60)

Lucas Andrighetto, Sr., Economics

Reece Atteberry, So., LSA Undeclared

Christian Bartholomew, So., LSA Undeclared

Luke Buckman, Sr., Communication and Media

Blake Corum, So., LSA Undeclared

Eamonn Dennis, So., LSA Undeclared

Isaiah Gash, So., LSA Undeclared

Joey George, Sr., Business Administration BBA

Jaylen Harrell, So., Sport Management

Mathew Harrison, Jr., Business Administration BBA

Brad Hawkins , Gr., Unclassified

Ryan Hayes, Sr., Psychology

A.J. Henning, So., LSA Undeclared

Matthew Hibner, So., Business Administration BBA

Daxton Hill, Jr., AfroAmerican & African Studies

Nikhai Hill-Green, So., LSA Undeclared

Christopher Hinton, Jr., Political Science

Danny Hughes, Jr., Communication and Media

Cole Hussung, So., LSA Undeclared

Aidan Hutchinson, Sr., Applied Exercise Science

Kris Jenkins, So., LSA Undeclared

Cornelius Johnson, Jr., Communication and Media

Quinten Johnson, Jr., Political Science

Trente Jones, Jr., Creative Writing-Literature

Trevor Keegan, Jr., Communication and Media

Caden Kolesar, Jr., Communication and Media

Joshua Luther, Jr., Computer Science

Cade McNamara, Jr., American Culture

Jake Moody, Sr., Sport Management

Jordan Morant, So., LSA Undeclared

Mike Morris, Jr., Communication and Media

R.J. Moten, So., LSA Undeclared

Kalel Mullings, So., Business Administration BBA

Hunter Neff, Jr., History

Gabe Newburg, Jr., American Culture

Jerome Nichols, So., LSA Undeclared

David Ojabo, Jr., English

Makari Paige, So., LSA Undeclared

Jalen Perry, Jr., Political Science

Jeffrey Persi, So., LSA Undeclared

Elijah Pierre, Gr., Master of Social Work

Brad Robbins, Gr., Unclassified

Will Rolapp, So., LSA Undeclared

Andre Seldon, So., LSA Undeclared

Carter Selzer, 5th Year, Movement Science

Mazi Smith, Jr., Creative Writing-Literature

Jess Speight, Gr., Masters of Management

Sam Staruch, So., LSA Undeclared

Noah Stewart, So., LSA Undeclared

Andrew Stueber, Gr., Real Estate Program

Greg Tarr, So., LSA Undeclared

Jake Thaw, So., Business Administration BBA

Nico Tiberia, So., History

Matt Torey, Sr., Business Administration BBA

Andrew Vastardis, Gr., Physiology MS

Dan Villari, So., LSA Undeclared

William Wagner, Jr., Mechanical Engineering

Julius Welschof, Sr., Sociology

Roman Wilson, So., LSA Undeclared

Zak Zinter, So., Sport Management

Men’s Soccer (20)

Moshtaba Al-Hasnawi, Jr., Movement Science

Kevin Buca, Sr., Electrical Engineering

Brennan Callow, Jr., Biomedical Engineering

C.Y. Cheng, Sr., Business Administration

Declan Gaffney, Sr., Communciation & Media

Joel Harrison, Gr., Computer Science Engineering

Jens Hoff, So., LSA Undeclared

Cameron Martin, Jr., Economics

Daniel Massey, So., LSA Undeclared

Umar Farouk Osman, Gr., Sport Management

Harry Pithers, Jr., Sport Management

Christian Pulselli, Jr., Movement Science

Evan Rasmussen, Jr., Information

Inaki Rodriguez, Jr., Movement Science

Quin Rogers, So., LSA Undeclared

Bode Saul, So., LSA Undeclared

Ryan Schultz, Jr., Business Administration

Ethan Wood, So., Business Administration

Marc Ybarra, 5th year, Business Administration

Mohammed Zakyi, 5th year, Economics

Women’s Soccer (24)

Skylar Anderson, Sr., International Studies

Sammi Atterbury, Sr., Sociology

Hillary Beall, 5th Year, Communication and Media

Hannah Blake, Jr., Communication and Media

Lauren Bolte, So., LSA Undeclared

Lauren Brideau, Jr., Industrial & Operations Engineering

Sarah Bridenstine, So., LSA Undeclared

Claire Dawson, Jr., Industrial & Operations Engineering

Lily Farkas, Jr., International Studies

Abigail Finn, So., LSA Undeclared

Meredith Haakenson, Sr., Biopsychology, Cognition & Neuroscience

Janiece Joyner, Sr., Computer Science

Kacey Lawrence, So., LSA Undeclared

Emily Leyson, Jr., Nursing BS Fresh

Raleigh Loughman, Sr., Business Administration BBA

Katherine McElroy, Jr., Business Administration BBA

Izzy Nino, 5th Year, Biopsychology, Cognition & Neuroscience

Emilee Ray, So., LSA Undeclared

Jayde Riviere, Jr., Movement Science

Sydney Shepherd, Sr., Public Health

Stephanie Sparkowski, So., Civil Engineering

Sarah Stratigakis, 5th Year, Sport Management

Dani Wolfe, Jr., Elementary Education

Sammi Woods, So., LSA Undeclared

Volleyball (14)

Amber Beals, Jr., Applied Exercise Science

Maddie Dowd, Jr., Data Science

Hannah Grant, So., Psychology

Brooke Humphrey, So., Undeclared

Scottee Johnson, So., Undeclared

Paige Jones, Sr., Sport Management

Jenni Liu, Jr., Biomedical Engineering

Abbey Malinowski, Sr., Communication and Media

Jess Mruzik, So., Applied Exercise Science

Kendall Murray, So., Undeclared

Grace Persson, Sr., Movement Science

May Pertofsky, Jr., General Studies

Jess Robinson, Jr., Public Policy

Lizzie Sadilek, Sr., Biology, Health & Society