Greene, Wingert Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

Greene, Wingert Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

CoSIDA Academic All-District Men's At-Large Teams     
CoSIDA Academic All-District Women's At-Large Teams 

OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Stevenson University seniors Alicia Greene, a member of the women's golf team, and Rob Wingert, a member of the men's volleyball team, were named to their CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large teams on Thursday.  As a result, both Greene and Wingert are now eligible for Academic All-America honors.

Greene and Wingert become the 14th and 15th Stevenson student-athletes to be named Academic All-District.  To be eligible for Academic All-America and All-District consideration, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information director. 

The CoSIDA Academic All-America At-Large program consists of student-athletes from women's beach volleyball, women's bowling, women's rowing, men's and women's fencing, field hockey, men's and women's gymnastics, men's and women's ice hockey, men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's rifle, men's and women's skiing, men's and women's swimming, men's and women's tennis, men's volleyball, men's and women's water polo, and men's wrestling.

Greene, a Biochemistry major with a 3.97 grade point average, has been a standout for the women's golf team and also played women's soccer her first two years at Stevenson.  Greene was recently named the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Senior Scholar-Athlete in women's golf and was named the female recipient of Stevenson's Dean Dawson Award, given to the graduating senior with the highest cumulative GPA.  She has helped lead the Mustangs to back-to-back MAC women's golf championships and back-to-back NCAA appearances.  This season, she finished tied for second at the conference championship to earn First Team All-Conference honors, while last season she was Second Team All-Conference after placing ninth.  Greene will attend medical school next year.

Wingert, a Business Administration-Sport Management major with a 3.56 grade point average, earned AVCA Second Team All-America honors for the men's volleyball team this season as he led the Mustangs to a 26-8 record and the NCAA Division III semifinals.  The Continental Volleyball Conference Player of the Year and a First Team All-Conference selection, Wingert ranked fourth nationally in assists per set (10.77) while as a team the Mustangs hit .382, sixth-best nationally.  He also totaled 81 blocks and 49 kills on the season.  Wingert currently serves as the chair of the NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), an organization that represents 180,000 Division III student-athletes in the NCAA legislative process.