The Big Sky on Wednesday announced the members of the 2018 Winter All-Academic teams for men’s and women’s basketball and indoor track & field. In all, 48 Montana State student-athletes garnered recognition.
The winter season was competitive athletically as well as in the classroom. The league had a total of 494 recognized, the second-most in history. It was the fourth straight year with 400 or more honorees. There were 328 who registered a cumulative grade point-average of 3.5 or higher, while 53 recorded 4.0s.
“I’d like to congratulate our basketball and track & field student-athletes for their dedication to academic success,” Big Sky Commissioner Andrea Williams said. “Our student-athletes have continued to demonstrate hard work and commitment in their respective sport, as well as in the classroom. They are competing at a high level nationally, while performing well academically.”
To be eligible, one must have met and/or exceeded the following minimum requirements: 1). Participated in at least half of the team’s competitions; 2). Achieved a 3.2 GPA at the conclusion of the most recently completed term; 3). Completed at least one academic term at his/her current institution.
Montana State All-Academic Honorees:
Ashley Van Sickle
Men’s Indoor Track and Field
Women’s Track and Field