IPFW, Saint Mary’s, Bethel and IUSB make NCAA Top 20 honor roll

Posted by RRR on Jul 17, 2012 at 11:21am | Page Views: 1,645

The women’s basketball teams from IPFW (D-I), Saint Mary’s (D-III), Indiana Wesleyan (NAIA), Bethel (NAIA) and IU South Bend (NAIA) were recently honored by the NCAA for attaining a Top 20 team GPA for the 2010-11 season for their respective divisions. These five were the only Indiana teams to make the Top 20 lists.

The Mastadons were ranked No. 18 (3.398 GPA) in Division I, the Belles of Saint Mary’s came in at No. 19 (3.464 GPA) in Division III, and Indiana Wesleyan (3.496), Bethel (3.449) the IUSB Titans (3.352) came in at Nos. 7, 11 and 23, respectively, in NAIA. Indiana Wesleyan and Bethel were also NAIA-DII Tournament qualifiers.

Top ranked teams were Wisconsin-Green Bay (3.616) in Division I, Drury (3.709) in Division II, Northland (3.706) in Division III, Northwestern Iowa (3.657) in NAIA and Salt Lake (3.379) in the JUCO ranks.

Players at honored schools from Indiana:

IPFW
Anne Boese ’08 – Indianapolis Chatard
Erin Murphy ’10 – Seymour
Amanda Anderson ’10 – Bedford North Lawrence
Mur Hagerman ’10 – Pendleton Heights
Libby Ogden ’11 – Hamilton Heights
Hillary Moore ’11 – Benton Central
Haley Seibert ’11 – Terre Haute South

Saint Mary’s
Katie Sullivan ’09 – Mishawaka Marian
Jessica Centa ’09 – Plymouth
Shanlynn Bias ’10 – Griffith
Ariana Paul ’11 – Valparaiso
Kelsie Plesac ’11 – Andrean

Indiana Wesleyan
Stephanie Burtch ’08 – Fishers
Ashley Brooks ’08 – Eastbrook
Rachel Steinbarger ’08 – Columbus North
Taylor Goshert ’09 – Warsaw
Claire Freeman ’09 – Heritage Christian
Paige Smith ’09 – Heritage Christian
Abby Reinke ’10 – Flora
Emma Stahl ’11 – Jimtown
Catherine Harris ’11 – Horizon Christian

Bethel
Chrissy Hooks ’09 – North Newton
Alyshia Harvey ’09 – Benton Central
Alyssa Toupin ’09 – Lakewood Park Christian
Kristen Hicks ’09 – Oak Hill
Ashlee Ort ’09 – Wawasee
Ann Beachy ’09 – Mishawaka Christian
Ashlin Sanders ’09 – SB Riley
Rayna DeBrodt ’10 – Mishawaka Christian
Chelsea Ward ’11 – Mishawaka
Jamie Hubble ’11 – Pendleton Heights
Erin Hunt ’11 – Jay County
Jacy Borlik ’11 – John Glenn
Ashley Lutz ’11 – Penn
Alex Croy ’11 – Penn
Kierstynn Combs ’11 – Knox
Marissa Coolman ’11 – Oak Hill
Brooke Good ’11 – Indianapolis Trailblazers
Latisha Shepherd ’11 – Argos

IUSB
Kayla George ’08 – Maconaquah
Lizzie Stapke ’08 – Highland
Courtney Simpson ’09 – NorthWood
Leah Meyer ’09 – Northridge
Emily Strilich ’10 – Boone Grove
Staci Funkhouser ’10 – Mt. Vernon (Fortville)
Lauren Adams ’10 – Northridge
Kayley Baughman ’11 – Elkhart Christian Academy
Emily Peppers-VanNamee ’11 – Northridge

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