ROSEMONT, Ill. – 15 student-athletes from the University of Maryland men's basketball, women's basketball, gymnastics and wrestling programs were named Big Ten Winter All-Academic selections in a release made by the conference offices Wednesday afternoon.
To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, students must be letterwinners who are in at least their second academic year at their institution and carry a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.
The Terps are represented by men's basketball (3), women's basketball (3), gymnastics (6) and wrestling (3).
The Big Ten recognized a total of 872 students who competed in winter sports from all 14 member institutions (track & field is acknowledged in the spring).
ALL-ACADEMIC BIG TEN
|Men's Basketball (3)|
|Kevin Huerter||So.||Letters & Sciences||Clifton Park, N.Y.|
|Andrew Terrell||Jr.||Communication||Indianapolis, Ind.|
|Travis Valmon||So.||Finance||Rockville, Md.|
|Women's Basketball (3)|
|Kaila Charles||So.||Letters & Sciences||Glenn Dale, Md.|
|Kristen Confroy||Sr.||Biological Sciences: Physiology and Neurobiology||Solon, Ohio|
|Sarah Myers||So.||Kinesiology||Cumming, Ga.|
|Women's Gymnastics (6)|
|Amanda Bertorello||Jr.||Kinesiology||St. John's, Fla.|
|Emma Johnson||So.||Letters & Sciences||Wyckoff, N.J.|
|Deanna Magro||So.||Kinesiology||Bethel, Conn.|
|Megan McClelland||Jr.||Nutrition and Food Sciences: Dietetics||Rock Hill, S.C.|
|Kirsten Peterman||So.||Kinesiology||Cambridge, Ontario|
|Alex Robinson||Jr.||Journalism: Broadcast News||Centennial, Colo.|
|Youssif Hemida||Jr.||Kinesiology||Mamaroneck, N.Y.|
|Jahi Jones||Jr.||Accounting||Fort Washington, Md.|
|Matt Pente||Sr.||Criminology and Criminal Justice||Hanover, Md.|