NEW ORLEANS – Junior Kelly Winklbauer and sophomore Achol Odolla of the Stevenson University women's cross country team were named to the 2017 USTFCCCA NCAA Division III All-Academic Team released recently.
In order to qualify for the honor, student-athletes must have a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and finish in the top 25 percent of their respective regional championship meet.
Winklbauer, a Human Services major, posted the highest-ever finish for a Stevenson women's cross country runner at this year's MAC Championship, as she placed fifth overall with a 6K time of 23:27.7 to earn First Team All-Conference honors. She also placed 32nd overall at the NCAA Mideast Regional hosted by Dickinson College.
Odolla, a Computer Information Systems major, placed 78th out of 351 runners at the NCAA Mideast meet with a time of 24:08. She also finished 17th at the MAC Championship to earn Second Team All-Conference honors.
The Stevenson women's cross country team placed seventh overall at the MAC Championship.