Bulldogs Take Home MAAC Academic Awards
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. – The Drake rowing team had seven student-athletes selected to the 2013 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Rowing All-Academic Team, the conference office announced tonight at the end of the season banquet.
Mallory Bonstrom (Eau Claire, Wis.), Justine Choe (Morton Grove, Ill.), Emily Householter (Wheaton, Ill.), Bri Leinon (Sussex, Ill.), Jessica Nightser (Council Bluffs, Iowa), Jacqueline Nowers (Ames, Iowa), Andrea Pierkarczyk (Downers Grove, Ill.) and Monica Worsley (Cary, Ill.) all were named to the team.
Bonstrom, Choe, Nightster and Worsley are back-to-back selections, while Piekarczyk is a three-time selection.A total of 112 athletes comprise the MAAC Men's and Women's Rowing All-Academic Teams this season. To be eligible for the MAAC All-Academic Team, a student athlete must complete two semesters at their institution and hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 on a 4.0 scale. Marist College led all schools with 27 members named to the team