CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Seventeen Simpson student-athletes competing in winter sports earned a spot on the 2014-15 Iowa Conference All-Academic Team.
To be eligible for IIAC All-Academic Team honors a student-athlete must compete at the varsity level, be at least a sophomore in academic standing and sustain a 3.5 or better cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale).
The women's basketball team led the way with seven selections, followed by men's basketball and women's swimming with four each. One wrestler and one men's swommer made the cut.
|2014-15 IIAC Winter All-Academic Honorees|
|Cody Good||MBB||So.||Ogden, Iowa/Ogden||Mathematics|
|Ryak Skaar||MBB||So.||Story City, Iowa/Roland-Story||Biochemistry|
|Brook Thompson||MBB||So.||Nevada, Iowa/Nevada||Undeclared|
|Austin Turner||MBB||So.||San Antonio, Texas/Boerne-Champion||Actuarial Science|
|Taryn Barz||WBB||So.||Hampton, Iowa/Hampton-Dumont||Undeclared|
|Annie Gullickson||WBB||Jr.||Ossian, Iowa/South Winneshiek||Computer Information Systems|
|Rachel Kaale||WBB||So.||Indianola, Iowa/Indianola||Mathematics|
|Megan Lankford||WBB||Jr.||Kansas City, Mo./St. Teresa's Academy||Sports Administration & Marketing|
|Morgan Mauro||WBB||Jr.||Des Moines, Iowa/Dowling Catholic||Psychology|
|Maddie Muhlenbruck||WBB||Jr.||Ankeny, Iowa/Ankeny||Public Relations|
|Kelsey Townsend||WBB||So.||Prairie City, Iowa/Prairie City-Monroe||Elementary Education & Liberal Arts|
|Clay Harris||WR||So.||Carson, Iowa/Riverside||Criminal Justice & International Relations|
|Erica Carlson||WSWIM||So.||Algona, Iowa/Bishop Garrigan||Elementary Education & Liberal Arts|
|Tori Haag||WSWIM||Jr.||Waukee, Iowa/Waukee||Global Management|
|Megan Lein||WSWIM||Sr.||Des Moines, Iowa/East||Management & Public Relations|
|Marrisa Stepleton||WSWIM||Jr.||Mason City, Iowa/Mason City||Chemistry & Spanish|
|Nathan Schneider||MSWIM||Sr.||Clive, Iowa/Waukee||Biology|
Sport Abbreviation Key: MBB (men's basketball), WBB (women's basketball), WR (wrestling), WSWIM (women's swimming and diving), MSWIM (men's swimming and diving)