NWU Flush with Academic All-Americans

Beau Kelly led NWU in hits, runs and at bats in 2011.With a record crop of 17 CoSIDA Academic All-Americans in 2011-2012, Nebraska Wesleyan University has vaulted three spots on the national charts. NWU passed the University of Florida, the University of Texas and Bucknell University to rank eighth nationally with 127 Academic All-America Awards in school history.

Earning Academic All-America honors for the Prairie Wolves in the last academic year were:

Baseball
Beau Kelly
Josh Ostrom  

Women’s basketball
Shea Rasmussen

Men’s basketball
Andy Schweitzer

Football
Steven Anderson
Garek Bebee
Matt Edwards
Cody Eiler
Brett Kaczor
Kelby Vandenberg
Russell Walton

Women’s golf
Sarah Hotovy
 

Softball
Dani Bryant
Megan Tieken

Women’s tennis
Molly Andrews
Terah Maloley

Men’s track and field and
cross country
Johnny Rutford

 

 

Nebraska Wesleyan’s total of 17 Academic All-Americans in 2011-2012 was the fourth highest sum in the nation.