ST. LOUIS – Nearly 400 American Midwest Conference student-athletes were named AMC All-Academic Honorees, Dec. 9, including 28 from Park University in the 392 total, spread across 13 conference institutions.


The women's soccer team led Park University with 11 AMC All-Academic selections, while women's volleyball and men's soccer each had five on the list. Seven cross country runners represented the Pirates – three from the men's squad and four from the women's side of the program.


To be nominated for the AMC's All-Academic award, a student-athlete must be in his or her second semester with the institution and maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Nominations are made by athletic department officials (athletics directors, sports communications, head coaches) and verified by the conference office via registrars' offices on member campuses.


Men's Cross Country (3)

Luke Bailey, William Henry, Ryan Zitter

Women's Cross Country (4)

Mary Beth Bailey, Erin Esry, Jerosan Fletcher, Kaitlyn McNeely

Men's Soccer (5)

Momodou Alieu, Pedro De Souza, Austin Generaux, Rodolfo Lopes, Thomas Murphy

Women's Soccer (11)

Laini Brown, Emma Chatterton, Amanda Colville, Alexis Fry, Brooke Hukill, Emily Key, Caitlin Palmer, Faustine Perrin, Amy Roskell, Gabi Severns, Emily Watts

Women's Volleyball (5)

Paloma BacellarDaniela DuarteDanna GomesSamantha RiveraSabrina Silva