2020 NCAA Division II Men’s Track & Field All-Academic Athletes

NEW ORLEANS – All-Academic Athletes for the 2020 NCAA Division II Men’s Track & Field season were announced on Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Overall, there were 208 men from 73 institutions who were named All-Academic Athletes.

There were seven different programs with eight or more All-Academic Athletes, led by Colo. School of Mines with 15. Others with eight or more honorees were UC-Colorado Springs (11), Ashland (9), Grand Valley State (9), Queens (N.C.) (9), Central Missouri (8) and Northwest Missouri (8).

Fifteen men posted perfect cumulative GPAs of 4.0 and 10 different programs had at least one athlete do so with five landing two of them, including Colorado Mesa, CSU-Pueblo, Fort Hays State, Pittsburg State and Saint Augustine’s.

Here is the criteria for being named an All-Academic Athlete.

Division II Track & Field All-Academic Individuals

  • Minimum CUMULATIVE grade point average of a 3.25 on a 4.0 scale through the end of the semester of competition. Institutions utilizing a different GPA scale must convert the GPA to a 4.0 scale using the standard conversion method [GPA/Scale x 4.0]. Data must be certifiable by the institution’s registrar.
  • Must have completed at least 24 semester hours/36 quarter hours through the end of the semester of competition at the institution.
  • Transfer students and/or graduate students are to include grades only grades earned at the current nominating institution.
  • The student-athlete must have achieved an automatic-or provisional qualifying mark (individual or relay event) for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships.

2020 NCAA Division II Track & Field
Men’s All-Academic Athletes

Student-AthleteInstitutionMajor
Rabah HoualiAcademy of ArtCommunications & Media Technologies 
Kaze PoitierAcademy of ArtWeb Design & New Media 
James YoungAcademy of ArtAdvertising 
Paddy RobbAdams StateExercise Science 
Evangelos FradelakisAdelphiExercise Physiology 
Felix KemboiAlaska AnchoragePre-Major Nursing 
David SramekAlaska AnchorageJournalism and Public Communications 
Joshua WagnerAlaska AnchoragePre-Major Dietetics 
Benoit CampionAmerican InternationalExercise Science 
Leakey KipkosgeiAmerican InternationalBusiness Administration 
Clement PaillonAmerican InternationalBusiness Administration 
Calen FoutsAngelo StateManagement Information Sysytems 
Diego PettorossiAngelo StateCoaching, Sport, Recreation and Fitness Administration 
Emmett SealsAngelo StateEngineering Fundamentals CE 
Trevor BassittAshlandSports Management 
Storm ElsesserAshlandAccounting 
Brent FairbanksAshlandSports Management 
Jake HallAshlandAccounting 
Alex HillAshlandExercise Science 
Jared RyderAshlandExercise Science 
Cameron ShiffletAshlandExercise Science 
Tyler SievertAshlandExercise Science 
Nick ZakAshlandMBA 
Evan JohnsonAugustana (S.D.)Business Administration, Marketing 
Tiegen LindnerAugustana (S.D.)Exercise Science, Fitness Management 
Ryan SullyAugustana (S.D.)Economics 
Daniel BessoloAzusa Pacific  
Joshua CantongAzusa PacificSociology 
Lincoln KrogAzusa Pacific  
Ben StoneBellarmineEducation 
Jordan TheisenBlack Hills State  
Hank AndersonBloomsburgCriminal Justice 
Christian ShouseCarson-NewmanExercise Science 
Garrett FrancisCentral MissouriAgricultural Science 
Christopher GoodwinCentral MissouriSecondary Education 
Vincent HobbieCentral MissouriInternational Business 
Jan JanskyCentral MissouriSport Management 
Brad JenkinsCentral MissouriGraphic Design 
Dalton LewallenCentral MissouriConstruction Management 
Trey MillerCentral MissouriCriminal Justice 
Jacob WeberCentral MissouriEngineering Technology 
Aaron BanksCharleston (W.Va.)Exercise Science 
Nathan StoutCharleston (W.Va.)Exercise Science 
Ben AbuegColo. School of MinesChemical Engineering 
Chris CathcartColo. School of MinesComputer Science 
Zach ClarkColo. School of MinesMechanical Engineering 
Grant ColliganColo. School of MinesMETALLURGICAL & MATERIALS ENGINEERING 
Luc HagenColo. School of MinesMETALLURGICAL & MATERIALS ENGINEERING 
Brandon HinkleColo. School of MinesMechanical Engineering 
Miller KettleColo. School of MinesMechanical Engineering 
Dylan KoColo. School of MinesComputer Science 
Joey MaguireColo. School of MinesEngineering Physics 
Connor McLeanColo. School of MinesMechanical Engineering 
Jake MitchemColo. School of MinesElectrical Engineering 
Kyle MoranColo. School of MinesComputer Science 
Grant RedmondColo. School of MinesMechanical Engineering 
Derek SteeleColo. School of MinesChemical Engineering 
Kevin ThompsonColo. School of MinesCHEMICAL & BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING 
Trevor SmithColorado MesaEnvironmental Science 
Justin ThompsonColorado MesaExercise Science 
Tony TorresColorado MesaMechanical Engineering 
Jason WeitzelConcordEducation/Secondary 
Benjamin AllenConcordia-St. PaulSport Communication 
Alec ChouryCSU-PuebloCriminology and Business Administration 
Dylan DayCSU-PuebloMathematics 
Marcelo LagueraCSU-PuebloCivil Engineering 
Cole MunozCSU-PuebloAccounting 
Carl SchmidtCSU-PuebloPre-business 
Patrick ScogginsCSU-PuebloExercise Science 
Andrew CurryDallas BaptistAccounting 
Noah DooleyDavenport (Mich.)Sport Management 
Romario SalmonDavenport (Mich.)Accounting 
Isaiah SchaferDavenport (Mich.)Sport Management 
Dominic WaltonEast StroudsburgAccounting 
Ivar MoinatEastern New MexicoEnvironmental Sciences 
Connor GuinnEmbry-Riddle (Fla.)Master of Business Administration 
Charles HrudaEmbry-Riddle (Fla.)Civil Engineering 
Calahan WarrenEmbry-Riddle (Fla.)Aerospace Physiology 
Tanner RaubenstineEmporia StateBusiness Management 
Lucas BroxtermanFort Hays StateAgriculture (Agronomy) 
Mark FaberFort Hays StateBiology (Health Professions) 
Xavier RobinsonFort Hays StateFinance 
Ryan StanleyFort Hays StateManagement 
Hugo ArlabosseFranklin PierceCommunications 
Haden CoonGlenville StateVisual & Performing Arts 
Jonathon GroendykGrand Valley StateGroup Social Studies 
Hunter HardingGrand Valley StateSocial Innovation 
Ryan MountGrand Valley StateFinance 
Alex PeskinGrand Valley StateBiomedical Sciences 
Alexander PorterGrand Valley StateComputer Science 
Connor SchwartzGrand Valley StateAllied Health Sciences 
Garrett WhiteGrand Valley StateBiomedical Sciences 
Leon WhiteGrand Valley StateCriminal Justice 
Ben ZarembaGrand Valley StateComputer Engineering 
John BaldwinHillsdaleUndeclared 
Ian BrownHillsdaleHistory 
Joseph HumesHillsdaleChemistry 
Christian JonesIndiana (Pa.)Hospitality Management 
Brian SalesIndianapolisMaster of Business Administration 
Caleb EaglesonLee (Tenn.)Youth Ministry 
Will DeBoltLewisMathematics 
Connor WagnerLewisAviation Flight Management 
Ryan BrownLincoln (Mo.)Business Administration 
Kizan DavidLincoln (Mo.)Computer Information Systems 
Javan GrayLincoln (Mo.)Business Administration 
Brandon HeathLincoln (Mo.)Civil Engineering 
Logan KulinskiLindenwoodExercis Science 
Keynan AbdiLubbock ChristianESS 
Jaylen TryonLubbock ChristianBiology 
Kyle JohnsonMinnesota StateMathematics 
Drew LewisonMinnesota StateManagement Information Systems 
Connor McCormickMinnesota StateSport Management 
Ezekiel BuckMissouri S&TMechanical Engineering 
Garrett MillerMissouri S&TCeramic Engineering 
Nathan SwadleyMissouri S&TMechanical Engineering 
Gidieon KimutaiMissouri SouthernComputer Info. Systems 
Jonas MatzenMSU MoorheadPsychology 
Alex GorackeNeb.-KearneyExercise Science 
Max LindgrenNeb.-KearneyBiology 
Nate PierceNeb.-KearneyExercise Science 
Seth SimonsonNeb.-KearneyChemistry 
Luke StuckeyNeb.-KearneyBiology 
Bryce MalsamNorthern StateBusiness 
Jonathan BockNorthwest MissouriBiochemistry 
Caelon HarkeyNorthwest MissouriPolitical Science 
Marcus KleinNorthwest MissouriMathematics 
Blake MorganNorthwest MissouriExercise Science 
Cliff NicholsNorthwest MissouriHorticulture 
Jake NorrisNorthwest MissouriBusiness Economics 
Brock SwindlerNorthwest MissouriApplied Health / Exercise Science 
Josh WarnerNorthwest MissouriMBA 
Dakota TidwellNorthwest NazareneRecreation Sports Management 
Christopher BentNorthwood (Mich.)Management Information Systems 
Josiah MorseNorthwood (Mich.)Business 
Chase DaltonPittsburg StateFinance 
Trey MooneyPittsburg StatePhysical Education 
Mason StraderPittsburg StateArchitectural Manufacturing Management 
Colin WebberPittsburg StateAccounting 
Levi WyrickPittsburg StateEducational Leadership 
Seb AnthonyQueens (N.C.)MBA 
Yannik Duppich Queens (N.C.)MBA 
Kevin HarrisonQueens (N.C.)Psychology 
Stefan JunmichelQueens (N.C.)Business 
Niklas KleiQueens (N.C.)Biology 
Martin KnauerQueens (N.C.)Math 
Anthony RaftisQueens (N.C.)Math, Business 
Erik SanchezQueens (N.C.)Math  
Adam WrightQueens (N.C.)MBA 
Sam BlackSaginaw Valley StatePublic Administration 
CarLee StimpfelSaginaw Valley StateGeography 
Phillip MarcelleSaint Augustine'sSport Management 
Kurt ModesteSaint Augustine'sComputer Information Systems 
Samuel HartmanSeton HillComputer Science, Cybersecurity 
Sven RabsahlSeton HillComputer Science, Cybersecurity 
Drew DaileyShippensburgSUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT 
Cam StroheShippensburgCRIMINAL JUSTICE 
Rowan DohertySimon FraserKinesiology 
Billy BesemanSioux FallsMBA 
Logan HansenSioux FallsTheology/Youth Ministry 
Zach LundbergSioux FallsBusiness Administration 
Jayden SlabaSioux FallsBiology 
Tristan ZawadzkiSioux FallsMBA 
Dylan ColcombeSlippery RockPhysical Activity and Fitness Management 
Jason GoodmanSlippery RockExercise Science 
Christopher LebeauSouthern ConnecticutAccounting 
Milan SpisekSouthern ConnecticutExercise Science 
Matt ChristofferSouthwest BaptistPhysical Education 
Paden LewisSouthwest BaptistCyber Security 
Connor WigandSouthwest Minnesota StateChemistry 
Colton TroutmanTarleton StateKinesioligy 
Steven SanchezTexas A&M-CommerceKinesiology and Sports Studies 
Isaiah AllenTiffinDigital Media & Design 
Cameron BurrowsTiffinSports Management 
Nikolas CurtissTiffinSports Marketing 
Lenell Shelby IIITiffinHealthcare Administration 
Brendan BakerTrumanExercise Science 
Bobby CampbellTrumanNursing 
Logan MyersU-MaryCriminal Justice 
Jackson PennerU-MaryCivil Engineering 
Dakota AbbottUC-Colorado SpringsBusiness Marketing 
Skye CiccarelliUC-Colorado SpringsExercise Science 
Deshon ElcockUC-Colorado SpringsMechanical Engineering 
Evan GraffUC-Colorado SpringsCriminal Justice 
David HigginsUC-Colorado SpringsMechanical Engineering 
Colton HomuthUC-Colorado SpringsComputer Programming 
Dawson HopkinsonUC-Colorado SpringsBusiness Management 
Harrison HuhnUC-Colorado SpringsComputer Science 
Willie MooreUC-Colorado SpringsEconomics, History 
Sam RepsherUC-Colorado SpringsBusiness Administration 
William RossUC-Colorado SpringsElectrical Engineering 
Brock EvesUW-ParksideEnvironmental Studies & Geography 
Jacob PigeonUW-ParksideBusiness Management 
Josh ConradWalshEducation 
Jacob OttWalshNursing 
Thomas HaugWashburnKinesiology 
Joshua HopkinsWashburnFinance 
Michael MajorsWashburnHistory 
Kevin NorvilleWashburnBusiness (MBA) 
Michael PearlWashburnKinesiology 
Logan StockWashburnBiochemistry 
Cade KalkowskiWayne State (Neb.)Agri-Business 
Dylan KaupWayne State (Neb.)Physical Education/Spanish Education 
Ralph CasperWest ChesterExercise Science 
Nicolai HartlingWest Texas A&MCommunication Studies 
Dhanushka SandaruwanWest Texas A&MSports and Exercise Science 
Arnaud TakiWest Texas A&MMaster's of Business Administration 
Gage MayoWestern ColoradoEnvironmental Management 
Taylor StackWestern ColoradoChemistry 
Charlie SweeneyWestern ColoradoExercise and Sport Science 
Tupre WickliffWestern WashingtonKinesiology/Movement Studies 
Javon GrahamWingateMasters in Sports Management