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NAIA wXC All-Academic Athletes

2022 NAIA Women’s Cross Country All-Academic Athletes

NEW ORLEANS – The Women’s Scholar Athlete of the Year and All-Academic Athletes for the 2022 NAIA Cross Country season were announced on Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Lina May of William Carey (Miss.) was named the Women’s Scholar Athlete of the Year for the 2022 NAIA Cross Country season. May, who hails from Vancleave, Mississippi, and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Christian Theology, won the individual title at the 2022 NAIA Cross Country Championships in Tallahassee, Florida. She is the first athlete from William Carey to be named Women’s Scholar Athlete of the Year in cross country.

Overall, there were 175 women from 49 different institutions who were named All-Academic Athletes for their efforts during the 2022 season.

In order to qualify for All-Academic distinction, student athletes must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and qualify for the national championship meet.

Hannah AdlerAquinas (Mich.)Business & Art 
Mallory BowkerAquinas (Mich.)Health Science 
Hanna GrantAquinas (Mich.)Elementary Education 
Molly HardingAquinas (Mich.)Clinical Exercise Science 
Hannah StittAquinas (Mich.)Elementary Education 
Kaitlyn ThomasAquinas (Mich.)Business Administration 
Ariz DuarteArizona ChristianBehavioral Health with a Concentration in Coaching 
MaryAlice MitchellArizona ChristianElementary Education 
Madison NelsonBellevue (Neb.)Graphic Design 
Catherine TruemperBlue Mountain (Miss.)Mathematics 
Rebecca KuskieBushnell (Ore.)Psychology 
Christy ShankCampbellsville (Ky.)Criminal Justice 
Molly ConnorCollege of IdahoBiomedical Sciences 
Charlie DuffCollege of IdahoBiomedical Sciences 
Kahea FigueiraCollege of IdahoArt 
Jovi KuskieCollege of IdahoBusiness 
Sage MartinCollege of IdahoBusiness 
Abbey ShirtsCollege of IdahoExercise Science 
Ellyse TingelstadCollege of IdahoEnvironmental Studies 
Chloe InhelderCollege of Saint Mary (Neb.)English 
Makayla HollifieldColumbia (S.C.)Psychology 
Hannah BeintemaConcordia (Neb.)Criminal Justice 
Keegan BeiselConcordia (Neb.)Art 
Kylahn FreibergConcordia (Neb.)K-12 Special Education 
Rylee HaeckerConcordia (Neb.)Elementary Special Education 
Rhaya KaschinskeConcordia (Neb.)K-12 Special Education 
Amie MartinConcordia (Neb.)K-12 Special Education 
Julie McIntyreConcordia (Neb.)Sports & Recreation Management 
Emily BirdCumberlands (Ky.)Nursing 
Emily BirdCumberlands (Ky.)Nursing 
Ashlyn LiddleCumberlands (Ky.)Communication Arts 
Ashlyn LiddleCumberlands (Ky.) Communication Arts 
Morgan LucasonCumberlands (Ky.)Biology 
Morgan LucasonCumberlands (Ky.)Biology 
Victoria RichardsonCumberlands (Ky.) Education- Elementary 
Victoria ShedronCumberlands (Ky.)Education- Elementary 
Ashley TerryCumberlands (Ky.)Education- Elementary 
Ashley TerryCumberlands (Ky.)Education- Elementary 
Nevaeh WarrenCumberlands (Ky.)Christian Studies, Business Administration 
Nevaeh WarrenCumberlands (Ky.)Christian Studies, Business Administration 
Lindsey RothDakota State (S.D.)Elementary Education 
Sarah Griffis Dickinson State (N.D.)Literature 
Grace TimmDickinson State (N.D.)Exercise science 
Brooklyn AcostaDillard (La.)Physics 
Kevell ByrdDillard (La.)Film 
Kennedy TimmonsDillard (La.)Visual Arts 
Lucy BorkowskiDordt (Iowa)Biology: Public Health 
Anika HomanDordt (Iowa)Mathematics 
Kristine HonomichlDordt (Iowa)Social Work 
Jessica KampmanDordt (Iowa)Exercise Science 
Elyse KuperusDordt (Iowa)Nursing 
Molly MulderDordt (Iowa)Nursing 
Jessica OpferDordt (Iowa)Exercise Science 
Josephine BanksEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Applied Biology 
Maria CarlsonEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Aeronautical Science 
Savannah GanterEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Forensic Psychology 
Josephine GregoryEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Applied Biology 
Kamryn HoehneEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Cyber Intelligence and Security 
Bones ParkerEmbry-Riddle (Ariz.)Mechanical Engineering 
Caroline GilesFriends (Kan.)Health Sciences 
Ashlynn PerkinsGraceland (Iowa)Data Science 
Elizabeth BaadeHastings (Neb.)Psychology 
Madison GerkenHastings (Neb.)Secondary Education - Science 
Landry HinksonHastings (Neb.)Communication Studies 
Veronica PinkertonHastings (Neb.)Marketing / Digital Design 
Mikayla SeebohmHastings (Neb.)Secondary Education - English and Language Arts 
Abby MaysHuntington (Ind.)Psychology 
Amelia StrzechowskiHuntington (Ind.)Occupational Therapy Assistant 
Emily TedderHuntington (Ind.)Exercise Science 
Carmen TrierHuntington (Ind.)Art Education 
Addy WileyHuntington (Ind.)Undecided 
Krista BoeseIndiana TechMaster of Business Adminstration 
McKenna PalmerIndiana TechBusiness Adminstration 
Paige ThamerIndiana TechCriminal Justice and Psychology 
Lisa VoylesIndiana TechExercise Science - Strength & Conditioning 
Ella BaldwinIndiana WesleyanNursing 
Jenna CouwenhovenIndiana WesleyanElementary Education 
Addi DeweyIndiana WesleyanPsychology 
Ashlyn HastingsIndiana WesleyanIllustration 
Rachel MurphyIndiana WesleyanChristian Education 
Eden NorrisIndiana WesleyanPsychology 
Mara SmithIndiana WesleyanMathematics 
Lilly GarnseyIowa WesleyanPsychology 
Casey LechnerIU Kokomo (Ind.)Elementary Education 
Grace DixonLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Kinesiology 
Grace McCormickLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Biology 
Abigail PeightalLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Kinesiology 
Brooklyn ShellLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Kinesiology 
Clara StephensLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Kinesiology 
Grace TiegsLewis-Clark State (Idaho)Bioinformatics 
Ali RayMarian (Ind.)Business 
Gracie AllenMilligan (Tenn.)Electrical Engineering 
Caitlin DominyMilligan (Tenn.)Psychology 
Natalie FellersMilligan (Tenn.)Exercise Science 
Ellen-Mary KearneyMilligan (Tenn.)Exercise Science 
Hailey NielsonMontana TechBiological Sciences 
Dylan GarciaMontreat (N.C.)Exercise Science 
Kilia HastyMontreat (N.C.)Psychology/Human Services 
Jenna MalloryMontreat (N.C.)Exercise Science 
Jenna MalloryMontreat (N.C.)Exercise Science 
Hannah OliverMontreat (N.C.)Exercise Science 
Hannah OliverMontreat (N.C.)Exercise Science 
Lillie SiniardMontreat (N.C.)Communication 
Lillie SiniardMontreat (N.C.)Communication 
Raquel SmithMontreat (N.C.)Criminal Justice 
Raquel SmithMontreat (N.C.)Criminal Justice 
J'Lyn KnutsonMount Mercy (Iowa)Exercise Science 
Deanna NewhouseMount Mercy (Iowa)Master of Business Administration - Finance 
Caitlin AlbertsNorthwestern (Iowa)Sociology 
Emily HaverdinkNorthwestern (Iowa)Sport Management 
Katlyn WieseNorthwestern (Iowa)Accounting 
Katlyn Davenport Oklahoma CityEconomics 
Kaitlyn HeffernanOklahoma CityInstrumental Performance 
Cailen Jolley Oklahoma CityFinance 
Ginger Macinnis-PierceOklahoma CityExercise Science 
Eleanor FournierOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)biology 
Heidi HeldtOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)Biology 
Amelia MurrayOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)Elementary Education 
Jacey SchickelOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)Biology 
Lauren SmithOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)Nursing 
Catherine WhiteOlivet Nazarene (Ill.)Sport Management 
Nadia SifuentesOur Lady of the Lake (Texas)Biology 
Viridiana ZunigaOur Lady of the Lake (Texas)Kinesiology 
Alyssa CampbellPoint Park (Pa.)Public Relations and Advertising 
Carlijn de BiePoint Park (Pa.)Instructional Studies 
Emily LeoPoint Park (Pa.)Forensic Psychology 
Allison PlassioPoint Park (Pa.)Pre K-4th/Special Education 
Jana SchmidPoint Park (Pa.)Business Managment/International Business 
Chandni ShahPoint Park (Pa.)English 
Natalia ZuccoPoint Park (Pa.)Legal Studies 
Olivia CiscoRio Grande (Ohio)Middle Childhood Ed. 
Amarissa KernsRio Grande (Ohio)Business Administration 
Chloe BryntesenRocky Mountain (Mont.)Elementary Education 
Violet CarterRocky Mountain (Mont.)Health & Human Performance: Exercise Science 
Sydney Little LightRocky Mountain (Mont.)Sociology 
Alex EbetinoSaint Francis (Ind.)Education 
Mallory GalletSaint Mary (Kan.)Biology 
Kate MadsenSaint Mary (Kan.)Biology 
Maddy Walter-SherrettsSaint Mary (Kan.)Art 
Stef BaracaldoSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Advertising 
Montserrat De SantiagoSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Interior Design 
Maggie FroningSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Accessory Design 
Valentina GarciaSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Industrial Design 
Julia GralkiSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Writing 
Ella HodgesSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Undeclared 
Talia SullivanSCAD Savannah (Ga.)Painting 
Abbie BakerSoutheastern (Fla.)Medical Sciences 
Jillian BlaserSoutheastern (Fla.)Pre-Occupational Therapy 
Madison LilienthalSoutheastern (Fla.)Accounting 
Sarah Maddux-HensleySoutheastern (Fla.)Children, Youth, and Family Ministry 
Sophie RobinsonSoutheastern (Fla.)Psychology and Criminal Justice 
Julia RohmSoutheastern (Fla.)MS Nursing Education 
Emma WoltjerSoutheastern (Fla.)Organizational Leadership 
Haylee BrodahlSouthern OregonEducation Studies 
Kayla ClaytonSouthern OregonPsychology 
Sydnee KizziarSouthern OregonEmerging Media & Digital Art 
Maya SmithSouthern OregonEnvironmental Science & Policy 
Katherine BakkenSt. Francis (Ill.)Medical Lab 
Alexia BibakisSt. Francis (Ill.)Education 
Ana PinedaSt. Francis (Ill.)Criminal Justice 
Allison RamseySt. Francis (Ill.)Finance 
Kelsey RiceSt. Francis (Ill.)Buisness 
Bailey WilkSt. Francis (Ill.)Accounting 
Danielle AllisonTabor (Kan.)History and Communications 
Brooke WiebeTabor (Kan.)Physical Education 
Abbey BrennanTaylor (Ind.)Political Science, Philosophy, & Economics 
Audrey BrinkruffTaylor (Ind.)Biology 
Giovanna DomeneTaylor (Ind.)Management/Marketing/Systems 
Mollie GambleTaylor (Ind.)Exercise Science 
Brooke StudnickiTaylor (Ind.)Psychology 
Ahna VanderwallTaylor (Ind.)Human Physiology & Preventative Medicine 
Noel VanderWallTaylor (Ind.)Elementary Education 
Veronica MorenoTexas WesleyanBiology 
Hannah FredericksThe Master's (Calif.)Liberal Studies (Teacher Education) 
Brooke MilamThe Master's (Calif.)Liberal Studies (Teacher Education) 
Emma NelsonThe Master's (Calif.)Music 
Rebekah NiednagelThe Master's (Calif.)Marketing Media 
Autumn NootbaarThe Master's (Calif.)MA in Biblical Counseling 
Kimberly PageThe Master's (Calif.)Liberal Studies (Teacher Education) 
Ellen PalmgrenThe Master's (Calif.)Mathematics 
Sophie SoutherdenThe Master's (Calif.)Geoscience 
India MoorsVanguard (Calif.)Theology 
Madelyn AdamViterbo (Wis.)Nutrition Science (BS) 
Hannah ButlerViterbo (Wis.)Nursing (BSN) 
Tori GerberViterbo (Wis.)Business Administration (BBA) 
Anya HirschViterbo (Wis.)Nursing (BSN) 
Brenna McDonoughViterbo (Wis.)Elementary Education (BSED) 
Jerica MuellerViterbo (Wis.)Biology (BS) 
Kari AnemaWestmont (Calif.)Biology 
Anneline BreytenbachWestmont (Calif.)Behavioral Neuroscience, Biochemistry 
Abigail HundleyWestmont (Calif.)Undeclared 
Madden HundleyWestmont (Calif.)Communications Studies 
Paige AndersonWilliam Carey (Miss.)Elementary Education 
Blanca ConesaWilliam Carey (Miss.)Business Administratio 
Lina MayWilliam Carey (Miss.)Christian Theology 
Isabelle WheelerWilliam Carey (Miss.)Biology 
Ellie DimondWilliam Woods (Mo.)Pre-Med 
Alicia EngelbrechtWilliam Woods (Mo.)Business 
Faith GerlingWilliam Woods (Mo.)Education 
Mary GroverWilliam Woods (Mo.)Education 
Crystal RudenWilliam Woods (Mo.)American Sign Language