Cyclones Athletes Named to MCAC Spring 2020 Academic Team

June 8, 2020

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference has recognized the combined athletic and academic accomplishments of its talented student-athletes whom competed across the Conference during the 2020 Spring semester. This key conference honor exemplifies the commitment and drive to provide a balanced student-athlete experience which is integral to the philosophy of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference member institutions.

The honored student-athletes listed all met sport-specific athletic requirements and possess a cumulative grade point average at or above the standards as established by the members of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference

Congratulations to all Cyclones Athletes who made the Spring 2020 Academic Team!


Carter Beck, Baseball, East Grand Forks, MN
Drew Beier, Baseball, Foley, MN
Tanner Blommer, Baseball, St. Joseph, MN
Sam Boysen, Baseball, Rochester, MN
Jake Fietz, Baseball, De Pere, WI
Jared Flint, Baseball, Phoenix, AZ
Will Funk, Baseball, Sauk Centre, MN
Tim Gruis, Baseball, Zimmerman, MN
Erik Holloman, Baseball, Mounds View, MN
Keegan Lessard, Baseball, Missouri City, TX
Grant Ludwig, Baseball, Paynesville, MN
Josh Malashock, Baseball, Greenwood Village, CO
Anthony Rodriguez, Baseball, Miami, FL
Jaylen Vaughn, Baseball, Winona, MN

Men's Basketball

Taye Carter, Men's Basketball, St. Paul, MN
Daniel Gardner, Men's Basketball, Hervey Bay, Australia

Women's Basketball

Kiara Coops, Women's Basketball, New Hope, MN
Abbie Wuertz, Women's Basketball, Paynesville, MN


Jenna Burkleo, Softball, Appleton, MN
Molly Carnell, Softball, Comfrey, MN
Maris Hall, Softball, St. Cloud, MN
Samantha Knudson, Softball, Monticello, MN
Sam Patton, Softball, Sauk Rapids, MN
Madisyn Petersen, Softball, Holdingford, MN
Laura Skiba, Softball, Pierz, MN
Terri Tretter, Softball, Pierz, MN
Kayla Trisko, Softball, Zimmerman, MN

Kate Wallace
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