Eight Crusaders Named Academic All-OAC

Eight Crusaders Named Academic All-OAC

By: Ryan Gasser, sports information director

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Eight Capital University Crusaders were named to the 2019 Winter Academic All-OAC Team, per the Ohio Athletic Conference's announcement made on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

The Capital men's and women's basketball teams were highlighted among those OAC winter sports programs to be eligible for the honor. Five women's basketball players and three men's basketball players made the grade to earn a place on this year's list.

Of the eight Capital student-athletes named, five are veteran members of the list and three are first-time honorees, including sophomores Katie Harrop and Allison Roach, and senior Will Hannah. Returning for a maximum third time are seniors Caleb Cox, Austin Schreck, and Erin Risner.

To be named Academic All-OAC, one must be a sophomore or higher in class standing, maintain varsity status, be at the current school for one academic year and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.50. In all, 121 student-athletes earned Academic All-OAC honors across the conference. Only basketball, swimming and diving, and wrestling are eligible for Winter Academic All-OAC.

See the complete Capital list of Academic All-OAC honorees, below.

 

CAPITAL UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC ALL-OAC HONOREES

Caleb Cox ***                 Men's Basketball                  Sr.            Cincinnati, Ohio / Walnut Hills                          Accounting

Will Hannah *                  Men's Basketball                  Sr.            Milford, Ohio / Milford                                     Business Management

Austin Schreck ***          Men's Basketball                  Sr.            Erlanger, Ky. / Dixie Heights                            Financial Economics

Addie Becker **              Women's Basketball              Jr.             Cortland, Ohio / Lakeview                               English Literature

Katie Harrop *                 Women's Basketball             So.            Delaware, Ohio / Olentangy Liberty                  Financial Economics

Erin Risner ***                Women's Basketball             Sr.            Canfield, Ohio / Canfield                                  Psychology

Allison Roach *                Women's Basketball             So.            Northwood, Ohio / Northwood                          Criminology

Samantha Sech **           Women's Basketball             Jr.             Hilliard, Ohio / Hilliard Darby                           Athletic Training/Pre-Physical Therapy

 

* denotes number of career Academic All-OAC honors