(Kansas City, Mo.) --
Following the conclusion of the first semester of the
2011-12 academic year, The Summit League has announced its Academic All-League Team
for the fall season. A total of 52 UMKC
student-athletes from men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer
and volleyball were recognized as Academic All-League Team selections.
In all, 517 Summit League student-athletes were
honored, with the 52 from UMKC ranking as the third highest total among the 10
league members, trailing only Western Illinois' 54 and IPFW's 53.
In order to be selected to the Academic All-Summit League Team, a
student-athlete must have a 3.0 or better grade-point average (GPA) in the
semester in which they compete and must use a year of eligibility. In order to
be named a Distinguished Scholar, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.60
2011 Summit League Fall Academic All-League Members: