Two Conference Carolinas Teams and 17 Student-Athletes Earn 2017 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Awards

GRAND LAKE, COLO. – The Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) and Zag Sports announced their 2017 Academic Honor Squads and Honor Roll recently.

Conference Carolinas had Belmont Abbey College and Limestone College be named Academic Honor Squads, while a total of a total of 17 student-athletes were named to the Academic Honor Roll.

Limestone and University of Mount Olive led the way with six honor roll recipients each. Belmont Abbey would place four student-athletes on the list, while Barton College would add one student-athlete to the conference total.

To qualify for the IWLCA/Zag Honor Squads, women's lacrosse teams must have posted a 3.0 or higher team GPA. To earn IWLCA/Zag Honor Roll, all student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or greater.

Link to 2017 IWLCA/Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads Release

Link to 2017 IWLCA/Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll Release


2017 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads

Belmont Abbey College

Limestone College

2017 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll

Name Year   Major
Kianna Jimenez Senior   Chemistry/Mathematics
Belmont Abbey Year   Major
Kassondra Easter Senior   Business Management
Katelin Glass Senior   Sport Management
Jordan Hofmeister Senior   Accounting
Erin Kunkel Senior   Elementary Education
Name Year   Major
Kate Dolinar Junior   Athletic Training
Gina Legaluppi Senior   Athletic Training
Jaylen Schulte
Senior   Health Care Administration
Kendra Sheppard Junior   Athletic Training
Shannon Sisk Junior   Athletic Training
Samantha Yurechuk Junior   Social Work
Mount Olive
Name Year   Major
Emerald Barron Senior   Pre-Med
Kali Cook-Grisewood Senior   Business Administration
Gina Fader Senior
Addison Foudray Junior   Criminal Justice
Alyssa Fox Senior
Nicholle Galletti Senior
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Conference Carolinas is a NCAA Division II athletics conference made up of 11 teams from Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Converse College, Emmanuel College, Erskine College, King University, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, University of Mount Olive, North Greenville University, and Southern Wesleyan. Emmanuel College is currently completing the NCAA Membership Process and will be fully competing in league championships in the near future.