Six members of the Luther College volleyball team have been named to the The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) 2017 Fall Sports All-Academic Team.
To qualify for all-academic team honors, a student-athlete must be in their sophomore, junior or senior year of eligibility, have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or greater on a 4.0 scale, have attended the school for at least a year, and be a member of the varsity team. All-academic teams are sponsored three times a year, fall, winter and spring.
The fall sports all-academic team is comprised of student-athletes from the sports of men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s cross country, football, volleyball, women’s tennis, and women’s golf.
Earning all-academic team recognition was senior Nicki Ellingson (Spring Grove, Minn.); juniors Anna Larson (Edina, Minn.) and Emma Veum (Eagan, Minn./Eastview); and sophomores Melanie Gossman (Decorah, Iowa), Karissa Kime (Stewartville, Minn.), and Paige Yontz (Urbandale, Iowa/Waukee).