Sophomore volleyball player Ronni Munkeby had a 4.0 GPA.
GWC Fall All-Academic team honors 29 Sioux
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Updated: Sunday 02/13/2012 11:31:19 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
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GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The University of North Dakota placed 29 student-athletes on the 2011 Great West Conference Fall Academic All-Conference Team, announced today by the conference office.

UND sophomore volleyball player Ronni Munkeby was one of six GWC student-athletes to have achieved a perfect 4.0 cumulative grade point average.

UND's 28 honorees included 11 from football, seven from soccer, six from volleyball, three from men's cross country and two from women's cross country.

In all, 175 Great West Conference athletes were named to the team based on a minimum cumulative 3.2 grade point average. The athletes also must have participated in at least 50 percent of their respective team’s contests. Using the institutions’ most recent GPA, the student-athletes are selected by each member institution’s sports information director, with approval from the faculty athletic representative and the head coach.

First-year students and JC transfers in their first year of residence are not eligible for the award.

UND's 2011 GWC Fall All-Academic Honorees:

Sport  Name  Major  Year
FB  Spencer Bickel  Management  Junior
FB  Ross Brenneman  Entrepreneurship  Junior
FB  Brett Cameron  Biology  Junior
FB  Spencer Cummings  Electrical Engineering  Redshirt Freshman
FB  Taylor Grant  Social Studies Ed.  Redshirt Freshman
FB  Emmett Lynch  Elementary Education  Junior
FB  Ethan Magstadt  Mathematics  Junior
FB  Jake Miller  Investments  Sophomore
FB  Brian Otto  Phys. Ed., Ex. Sci. & Wellness  Sophomore
FB  Catlin Solum  Communication  Senior
FB  Seth Wisthoff  Social Studies Education  Junior
XC  James Dean  Electrical Engineering  Sophomore
XC  Dwight Mandimika  Commercial Aviation  Sophomore
XC  Tyler Rose  Biology  Senior
XC  Emily Emerson  Psychology  Senior
XC  Anna Lipetzky  Spanish  Junior
SOC  Kaylynn Burgess  Mgr. Finance & Accounting  Sophomore
SOC  Caitlyn Haring  Psychology  Junior
SOC  Anna Jung  Physical Therapy  Sophomore
SOC  Rachael Loomis  Interdisciplinary Studies  Senior
SOC  Sheri Stapf  Comm. Sciences & Disorders  Junior
SOC  Kelsey Zachman  Phys. Ed., Ex. Sci. & Wellness  Senior
SOC  Veronika Zischka  Nursing  Senior
VB  Nikki Husfeldt
 Med. Lab Science  Redshirt Freshman
VB  Ellen Krueger  Elementary Education  Sophomore
VB  Ronni Munkeby  Phys. Ed., Ex. Sci. & Wellness  Sophomore
VB  Annika Smed  Psychology  Senior
VB  Devin Trefz  Human Resources Mgmt.  Senior
VB  Erica Turner  Accountancy  Sophomore

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