The American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) has announced the 2020 Winter Sports All-Academic Team. One hundred and forty-nine student-athletes from the league's five winter championship sports met the requirements for recognition. The Luther College men's swimming & diving team had six student-athletes recognized.
To be eligible for the All-Academic Team honors, a student-athlete must be on the eligibility list for the sport of nomination, at least a sophomore in academic standing with at least one year in residence and attain an accumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better (on a 4.0 scale).
Luther honorees included seniors Peder Smith (Baxter, Minn./Brainerd) and Max Eness (Ames, Iowa); junior Soren Gloege Torp (Apple Valley, Minn./Eastview); and sophomores Matt Benson (Park Rapids, Minn.), Isaac Christopherson (Austin, Minn.) and Jake Sharafuddin (Iowa City, Iowa/West).