Athletic Awards 2016-17

Sep 7, 2016


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2016-17 UD Student-Athletes of the Month


Arantxa Martinez
Women's Tennis

Conor Feckley


Arantxa Martinez
Women's Tennis

Hernandez Cascante, Gonzalo 2016
Gonzalo Hernandez Cascante
Men's Soccer


Fabiola Ortiz
Fabiola Ortiz
Women's Cross Country

Alec Bass
Alec Bass
Men's Cross Country





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2015-16 Senior Student-Athletes of the Year



2016-17 Athletic
Department Awards


Conor Feckley - IIAC Male Athlete of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Conor Feckley - Team of the Week - QB (Sept. 5, 2016)
Najee Toomer - Team of the Week - WR (Sept. 5, 2016)
Conor Feckley - HERO Sports Hero of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Dylan Schultz - IIAC Offensive Performer of the Week (Sept. 18, 2016)
Dylan Schultz - Team of the Week - TE (Sept. 18, 2016)
Conor Feckley - HERO Sports Top QB in D3  (Sept. 28, 2016)
Derek Trotter - IIAC Defensive Performer of the Week (Oct. 24, 2016)
Derek Trotter - Team of the Week - CB (Oct. 25, 2016)
Brayden Neuendorf - Team of the Week - K (Oct. 25, 2016)

Blaze Barista - IIAC Male Student-Athlete of the Week (Oct. 3, 2016)
Blaze Barista - IIAC Def. Performer of the Week (Oct. 3,2016)
Blaze Barista- Team of the Week- CB (Oct. 3, 2016)

All-Iowa Conference
First Team
Conor Feckley- Quarterback
Patrick Cusack- Offensive Line
Najee Toomer- Wide Reciever
Michael Joesph- Defensive Back
Second Team
Derek Trooter- Defensive Back
LeDevin Smith- Linebacker
Dylan Schultz- Tight End
Honorable Mention
Daniel Pike- Defensive Line
Greg Smith- Offensive Line
Maurece Herrion- Running back
Connor O'Malley- Punter

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Cameron Sorenson- Criminal Justice
Collin Steffanowski- Undecided
Conor Feckley- Criminal Justice
Derek Trotter- Sports Marketing
Jacob Britton- Human and Health Science All-West Region
Najee Toomer- Second Team Offense (WR)
Pat Cusack- Third Team Offense (Guard)

Jenna Runde - (DS) Lake Forest All-Tournament Team (Sept. 3, 2016)
Karrah Davis - (MH) Ripon Red Hawk Invite (Sept. 17, 2016)

All-Iowa Conference 
Karrah Davis

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Alyssa Cose- Human Health Science
Anna Grace- Pre-Nursing
Anna Runge- Biology
Jenna Runde- Wellness and Exercise Science
Jessie Werhle- Pre-Nursing
Johanna Steggall- Criminal Justice
Karrah Davis- Wellness and Exercise Science
Kendall Kaufmann- Pre-Nursing
Kyra Nelson- Criminal Justice

Men's Soccer
NSCAA Team Academic Award in 2015-16 - Team GPA of 3.02
Luis Gallardo - IIAC Soccer Def. Performer of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Gonzalo Hernandez - HERO Sports Hero of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Danny Daniels - IIAC Soccer Def. Performer of the Week (Sept. 12, 2016)
Gonzalo Hernandez - IIAC Male Student-Athlete of the Week (Oct. 16, 2016)

All-Iowa Conferece
First Team

Danny Daniels- Defender
Gonzalo Hernandez- Forward
Tom Murphy- Midfield
Malcolm Phillips- Midfield
Second Team
Luis Gallardo- Goalkeeper

NSCAA All-North Region
First Team
Gonzalo Hernandez- Forward
Second Team
Malcolm Phillips- Midfield
Third Team
Danny Daniels- Defender

CoSIDA Academic All-America
Gonzalo Hernandez- Second Team

NSCAA All-America
Gonzalo Hernandez- Second Team

NSCAA Scholar All-America
Gonzalo Hernandez- First Team

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Bryan Gramajo- Biology
Felipe Sanchez- Human Health Science
Gonzalo Hernandez- Business Marketing
Jacob Alstadt- Criminal Justice
Joey Broms- Masters of Business Admin.
Patryck Openchowski- Computer Graphics Animation
Tom Murphy- Business


Women's Soccer
NSCAA Team Academic Award in 2015-16 - Team GPA o
All-Iowa Conference
Second Team- Kyleigh McLaughlin
Honorbale Mention- Alexa Martin

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Bailey Pipiras- Pre-Nursing
Emily Meeker- Elementary Education
Harleigh Lewis- Pre-Nursing
Jamie Spate- Elementary Education
Kyleigh McLaughlin- Biology
Lauren Cangelosi- Wellness and Exercise Science
Megan Moll- Accounting
Paige Dykstra- Wellness and Exercise Science
Taryn Spisak- Computer Information Systems
Taylor Bettinger- Marketing

Women's Golf
Amanda Harrop - 29th place at IIAC Championships
Spartans ninth at IIAC Championships with score of 1,627

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Amanda Harrop- Biology/Chemistry
Victoria Woltz- Human and Health Science

Men's X-Country
Alec Bass - IIAC Performer of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Alec Bass - First in Gold Division at 2016 Augustana College 35th Annual Brissman-Lundeen Invite
All-Iowa Conference
Alec Bass
2016 All-American
Alec Bass

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Ames Helzer- Criminal Justice
Joel Avila- Computer Graphics and Interactive Media
Matthew Zittritsch- Physical Education

Women's X-Country
Fabiola Ortiz - IIAC Performer of the Week (Sept. 12, 2016)
Fabiola Ortiz - IIAC Performer of the Week (Sept. 25, 2016)
Fabiola Ortiz -1st at 2016 Wisconsin Lutheran College Warrior Cross Country Invitational
Fabiola Ortiz -2nd at 2016 Mt. Mercy Mustang Gallop
Fabiola Ortiz -2nd at 2016 Grinnell College 55th Annual Les Duke Invite
Fabiola Ortiz -First at 2016 Augustana College 35th Annual Brissman-Lundeen Invite

All-Iowa Conference
Fabiloa Ortiz

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Abigail Ray- Pre-Nursing
Bobbi Jo Helgemoe- Environmental Science
Jaclyn Roeder- Human Health Science
Kayla Kinateder- Psychology
Kiersten Wenthold- Psychology
Kristin Mackenburg- Chemistry
Taylor Blair- Human Health Science

Women's Tennis
Arantxa Martinez - IIAC Co-Performer of the Week (Sept. 5, 2016)
Arantxa Martinez - IIAC Female Student-Athlete of the Week (Oct. 9, 2016)

IIAC A Flight Singles Champion- Arantxa Martinez 
IIAC B Flight Singles Champion- Ines Albino
IIAC A Flight Doubles Champion- Arantxa Martinez/Ines Albino

Academic All-Iowa Conference
Arantxa Martinez- Business and Marketing 
Mariah Scott- Psychology and Sociology 
Marissa Joers- Business
Megan Ranney- Computer Information Systems

Men's Golf
Lane Hawkins - Medalist at Loras Fall Invite (Sept. 8, 2016)

2015-16 Awards & Honors

2014-15 Awards & Honors

2013-14 Awards & Honors

2012-13 Awards & Honors

2011-12 Awards & Honors