2012-2013 Athletic Honors

The Yellow Jackets have already picked up many awards and recognition for the 2012-2013 athletic year. DC has placed 58 student-athletes on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Preseason Athletes-to-Watch List and has had a pair of student-athletes earn Preseason All-Ohio accolades. Additionally, the Jackets have had 57 All-HCAC honorees, 25 HCAC Player-of-the-Week awards, two U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Assosiation National Division III Male Athlete of the Week honors, one OhioCollegeFootball.com Player of the Week, one selection to the D3Football.com National Team of the Week, one D3hoops.com National Team of the Week honor, one D3baseball.com National Team of the Week selection, one D3hoops.com All-Midwest Region selction, one National Association of Basketball Coaches All-Midwest District recipient, two HCAC Highlight-of-the-Week honors, one Capital One Academic All-District honoree, 60 HCAC All-Academic selections, 14 HCAC Champions, two new HCAC Indoor Track and Field Championships records, two new HCAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships records, 14 HCAC All-Sportsmanship awards, 13 all-tournament selections, 14 All-Ohio honorees, three All-American honors, one NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Champion and two HCAC Coach of the Year recipients.

Fans will be able to keep track of all the individual honors awarded to Yellow Jacket student-athletes throughout the year by checking out this page. Fans can also read the press release associated with the award, or check out the player's bio page by clicking on the link of the player's name or the award.

Baseball
Chris Donese Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Andy Habecker Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Aaron Helland HCAC Player to Watch 
HCAC All-Tournament Team
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Ryan Kohlhofer Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Brad Kremer HCAC Player to Watch 
HCAC Hitter of the Week (March 11-17)
D3baseball.com Team of the Week (March 11-17)
Jonathan Murphy 2012-13 NCAA Division III statistical champion for Sacrifice Hits per Game
Aaron Patterson Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Alex Schomaeker HCAC Pitcher of the Week (April 1-7)
Set DC Record for Most Career Saves
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Jake Taylor Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Darin Waterman HCAC Player to Watch 
HCAC Pitcher of the Week (March 11-17)
Second Team All-HCAC
Men's Basketball
Drew Frizell Gerry Boomer Sportsmanship Award Recipient
Ryan Hicks Purple and Gold All-Tournament Team
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Mason Roth HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Travis Schomaeker HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team 
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kent Tietje HCAC Academic All-Conference
Logan Wolfrum HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Marietta Shrine All-Tournament Team
Becomes 16th DC Player to Reach 1,400 Points (Dec. 1)
HCAC Player of the Week (Dec. 3-9)
Becomes Ninth DC Player to Reach 1,500 Points (Dec. 30)
Purple and Gold All-Tournament Team
Becomes Seventh DC Player to Reach 1,600 Points (Jan. 19)
Becomes Third DC Player to Reach 1,700 Points (Feb. 2)
Becomes DC's All-Time Leading Scorer at the NCAA Div.-III Level (Feb. 2)
HCAC Player of the Week (Jan. 28-Feb. 3)
D3hoops National Team of the Week (Jan. 28-Feb. 3)
Becomes Second DC Player to Reach 1,800 Points (Feb. 22)
HCAC All-Tournament Team
First-Team All-HCAC
D3Hoops.com Second Team All-Midwest Region Selection
National Association of Basketball Coaches Second-Team All-Midwest Selection
DIII News Honorable Mention All-American
Women's Basketball
Kim Bingley HCAC Academic All-Conference
Ashley Birchmeier HCAC Academic All-Conference
Rachel Ciminillo HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kim Comden HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Player of the Week (Nov. 26 - Dec. 2)
Charles B. Zimmerman Memorial Classic All-Tournament Team
Capital One Academic All-District Seven First-Team
HCAC Player of the Week (Jan. 28 - Feb. 3)
First-Team All-HCAC
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Megan Fields HCAC Academic All-Conference
Hannah Harshman HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Erica King HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Centre Tournament All-Tournament Team
Tied DC Record for Three-Pointers in a Game
Set DC Record for Three-Pointers in a Career
First-Team All-HCAC
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Megan Zachrich Centre Tournament All-Tournament Team
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Men's Cross Country
Joe Davis HCAC Preseason Runner to Watch
First-Team All-HCAC
Adam Grillot HCAC Academic All-Conference
Josh Hilton HCAC Preseason Runner to Watch
Hayden Krick HCAC Preseason Runner to Watch
Sets DC Record Time in 8K (Sep. 15)
HCAC Runner of the Week (Sep. 10-16)
First-Team All-HCAC
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Women's Cross Country
Marissa Bussard HCAC Academic All-Conference
Erika DeBos HCAC Preseason Runner to Watch
Alisha Kazlausky HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Brianna Rodriguez HCAC Preseason Runner to Watch
Football
D.J. Brigham D3Football.com National Team of the Week (Sep 17-23)
Second-Team All-HCAC
James Buari HCAC Academic All-Conference
Jon Carrabino HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Highlight of the Week (Sep. 10-16)
Second-Team All-HCAC
Tanner Engle HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Matt Forry First-Team All-HCAC
Third-Team All-Ohio
Seth Kimberlin Second-Team All-HCAC
Andrew Leverenz HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
First-Team All-HCAC
Third-Team All-Ohio
Jorry Matherson Second-Team All-HCAC
Blaine McGowan Second-Team All-HCAC
Gregg Pickett HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
OhioCollegeFootball.com Preseason Second-Team All-Ohio
First-Team All-HCAC
Third-Team All-Ohio
Hunter Robertson HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC
Spencer Saunders HCAC Special Teams Player of the Week (Sep. 17-23)
OCF D-III Special Teams Player of the Week (Sep. 17-23)
Tony Sierra HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
OhioCollegeFootball.com Preseason First-Team All-Ohio
Josh Slayton HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Aaron Smith HCAC Highlight of the Week (Sep. 3-9)
Aaron Spence HCAC Special Teams Player of the Week (Sep. 3-9)
Third-Team All-Ohio
Men's Golf
Josh DeGroff HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Ryan Edelbrock HCAC Academic All-Conference
Women's Golf
Kelly Beard HCAC Academic All-Conference
Phoenix Golnick HCAC Academic All-Conference
Tara Miller HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Kayla Uscilowski HCAC Academic All-Conference
Sarah Westfall HCAC Academic All-Conference
Men's Soccer
Kevin Airriola Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Evan Allen HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Chad Brooks HCAC Academic All-Conference
Ian Fasnacht HCAC Academic All-Conference
Luke Freels HCAC Academic All-Conference
Sean Mukhtar HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Ryan Owens HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Sean Roberts HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Women's Soccer
Lindsay Bubnick Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Melina Alexander HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kim Bingley HCAC Academic All-Conference
Genelle Castro HCAC Academic All-Conference
Katie Heitkamp HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
First-Team All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
OSCA All-Ohio Second-Team
Anna Kusz HCAC Academic All-Conference
Chelsie Moyer HCAC Academic All-Conference
Bibiana Parra HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Karly Smith First-Team All-HCAC Selection
OSCA All-Ohio Third-Team
Abby Taylor HCAC Academic All-Conference
Claire Turner HCAC Player of the Week (Oct. 1-7)
Softball
Jessie Arnold NFCA All-Academic Scholar
Lisa Brophy NFCA All-Academic Scholar
Macy Farrell HCAC Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC
Kelsey Heck NFCA All-Academic Scholar
Kailea Holbrook HCAC Player to Watch
Jessica Mandula NFCA All-Academic Scholar
Makayla McAvoy HCAC Player to Watch
Katie Miller HCAC Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC
Maggie Neanen Honorable-Mention All-HCAC
Katie Patchin HCAC Player to Watch
Aubrie Ridinger NFCA All-Academic Scholar
Alli Rowland HCAC Pitcher of the Week (Mar. 11-17)
Second-Team All-HCAC
Hallie Sullivan NFCA All-Academic Scholar
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Brittany Shough NFCA All-Academic Scholar
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Men's Tennis
Craig Bills HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Ryan Nelson HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Mike Ross HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Cord Speelman HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Michael Vanderkolk HCAC Academic All-Conference
Women's Tennis
Bethany Brown HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Tasha Brown HCAC Academic All-Conference
Danielle LaBarbera HCAC Academic All-Conference
Catie Savage HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kirsten Weiland HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Honorable Mention All-HCAC
Men's Indoor Track and Field
Joe Davis Set DC Record in 1,000-Meter Run (Dec. 7)
HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 3,000-Meter Run (Feb. 9)
Set DC Record in 5,000-Meter Run (Feb. 16)
HCAC Indoor Champion in 3,000-Meter Run
HCAC Indoor Champion in 5,000-Meter Run
HCAC Indoor Record in 3,000-Meter Run
All-HCAC Selection
Adam Grillot HCAC Academic All-Conference
Dan Hardin-Wallace HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in the Pole Vault (Feb. 16)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Hayden Krick HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Madison Murphy Set DC Record in 500-Meter Run (Dec. 1)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Anthony Nolfi HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Troy Parrett HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Track Athlete of the Week (Jan. 20-27)
HCAC Track Athlete of the Week (Feb. 4-10)
All-Ohio for the 800-Meter Run
HCAC Indoor Champion in 800-Meter Run
All-HCAC Selection
Set DC Record in 800-Meter Run (Feb. 23)
Tom Postema HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Jan. 20-27)
USTFCCCA Division III National Male Athlete of the Week (Jan. 20-27)
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Jan. 28 - Feb. 3)
All-Ohio for Shot Put
All-Ohio for Weight Throw
Set DC Record in Shot Put (Feb. 9)
All-Ohio Indoor Record in Weight Throw
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Feb. 4-10)
Set DC Record in Weight Throw (Feb. 16)
HCAC Indoor Champion in Shot Put
HCAC Indoor Champion in Weight Throw
HCAC Indoor Record in Weight Throw
HCAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Year
All-HCAC Selection
USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Field Athlete of the Year
NCAA Nationals Competitor
Third Place at NCAA Nationals in Weight Throw
12th Place at NCAA Nationals in Shot Put
NCAA All-American in Weight Throw
Women's Indoor Track and Field
Kate Borer HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kelsey Bowling HCAC Academic All-Conference
Marissa Bussard HCAC Academic All-Conference
Stephanie Diemer HCAC Academic All-Conference
Mollee Galloway HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kali George HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 300-Meter Dash (Jan. 18)
Set DC Record in Pentathlon (Feb. 1)
Set DC Record in High Jump (Feb. 1)
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Jan. 28 - Feb. 3)
All-Ohio in the 400-Meter Dash
Set DC Record in 400-Meter Dash (Feb. 9)
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Feb. 9)
HCAC Track Athlete of the Week (Feb. 4-10)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Ericha Griep Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Feb. 9)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Katie Heitkamp HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 500-Meter Run (Jan. 18)
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Feb. 9)
Set DC Record in Pole Vault (Feb. 16)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Brooke Lime HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Feb. 9)
Set DC Record in 60-Meter Hurdles (Feb. 16)
Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Men's Outdoor Track and Field
Joe Davis HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
All-Ohio in the 5,000-Meter Run
HCAC Outdoor Champion in 3,000-Meter Steeplechase
HCAC Outdoor Champion in 1,500-Meter Run
HCAC Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year
All-HCAC Selection
Set DC Record in 5,000-Meter Run (May 10)
Adam Grillot HCAC Academic All-Conference
Dan Hardin-Wallace HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Hayden Krick HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Outdoor Champion in the 5,000-Meter Run
All-HCAC Selection
Madison Murphy Second-Team All-HCAC Selection
Troy Parrett HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
All-Ohio in the 800-Meter Run
HCAC Outdoor Champion in the 800-Meter Run
All-HCAC Selection
Set DC Record in 800-Meter Run (May 10)
Tom Postema

HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Mar. 18-24)
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Mar. 25-31)
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Apr. 1-7)
All-Ohio for Hammer Throw
All-Ohio Outdoor Record in Hammer Throw
Set DC Record in Shot Put (Apr. 20)
HCAC Field Athlete of the Week (Apr. 15-21)
HCAC Outdoor Champion in Hammer Throw
HCAC Outdoor Record in Hammer Throw
Set DC Record in Hammer Throw (Apr. 26)

HCAC Outdoor Champion in Shot Put
HCAC Outdoor Champion in Discus
HCAC Outdoor Record in Discus
Set DC Record in Discus (Apr. 27)
USTFCCCA Division III National Male Athlete of the Week (Apr. 22-28)
HCAC Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
All-HCAC Selection
USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Field Athlete of the Year
NCAA Nationals Competitor
Second-Place Finish at NCAA Nationals in Discus
National Champion at NCAA Nationals in Hammer Throw
16th-Place Finish at NCAA Nationals in Shot Put
NCAA All-American in Discus
NCAA All-American in Hammer Throw
NCAA Div. III Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year

George Roth HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
Women's Outdoor Track and Field
Kim Bingley

HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Apr. 27)
HCAC Outdoor Champion in Javelin
All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
NCAA Nationals Competitor
16th-Place Finish at NCAA Nationals in Heptathlon
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

Kate Borer HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kelsey Bowling HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Marissa Bussard HCAC Academic All-Conference
Stephanie Diemer HCAC Academic All-Conference
Kali George HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Apr. 27)
Second-Team All-HCAC
HCAC Academic All-Conference
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
Ericha Griep HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Katie Heitkamp HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Apr. 27)
Second-Team All-HCAC
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Brooke Lime HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Set DC Record in 4x400-Meter Relay (Apr. 27)
HCAC Champion in 100-Meter Hurdles
All-HCAC Selection
Volleyball
Caroline Hesterman HCAC Academic All-Conference
Alicia Kalik HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Green Hornet Invitational All-Tournament Team
HCAC Offensive Player of the Week (Aug. 27 - Sep. 2)
Rose-Hulman Invitational All-Tournament Team
All-HCAC Selection
HCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Chelsea Ludeman HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 15 - 21)
All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Lindsay McDaniel HCAC Academic All-Conference
Alexis Pierce HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
Rose-Hulman Invitational All-Tournament Team
Pioneer Classic All-Tournament Team
HCAC All-Tournament Team
All-HCAC Selection
HCAC Academic All-Conference
Christa Seidenstricker HCAC Preseason Player to Watch
HCAC Academic All-Conference