Schmit And Fletcher Earn Capital One Academic All-District 5 Honors
May 3, 2013
CHICAGO – Senior Coryn Schmit and junior Jacki Fletcher earned First Team Capital One Academic All-District 5 honors, it was announced Friday morning. Following the District 5 recognition, the two have the opportunity to earn Academic All-American honors.
First Team honors are awarded to 12 student-athletes, while the second team is comprised of 10 players.
UIC captured two of the 12 spots as both Schmit and Fletcher hold a flawless 4.0 grade-point average in kinesiology. The duo set themselves apart in the Horizon League with only one other League member receiving recognition.
For a full list of all Capital One Academic All-District winners, please click here.
CAPITAL ONE ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TEAM SELECTIONS: THE SCHMIT FILE
Schmit earned her second First Team Capital One Academic All-District 5 honors … leads the team in RBI with 30 … holds a .370 Horizon League batting average … tied for the most homeruns with five … in 2012 Schmit was named to the First Team Capital One Academic All-District 5 team ... she also earned 2012 Academic All-American Honors (third team) ... 2011, 12, 13 UIC Female Student-Athlete of the Year ... member of UIC's Honors College (student must uphold a 3.5 GPA) ... 2011 homerun leader with 10 ... led UIC to a 2011 Horizon League Championship to earn an NCAA berth ... 2010 Horizon League All-Newcomer team ... 2012 Horizon League Pre-Season Team ... G.P.P.A. for physical therapy, which secures a spot in UIC’s graduate school … Dean’s List member seven-straight semesters … kinesiology student-athlete with the highest GPA during the 2011-12 school year … April 2011 Horizon League Scholar-Athlete of the Month.
CAPITAL ONE ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TEAM SELECTIONS: THE FLETCHER FILE
Fletcher earned First Team Capital One Academic All-District 5 honors Friday morning … two-time (2012, 13) UIC Female Student-Athlete of the Year award winner … third-most RBI on the team with 25 … holds a .955 fielding percentage at second base … holds a .308 batting average in conference play … department of Kinesiology and Nutrition’s “Top Grade in KN 252” Award … Dean’s List in 2011-12 … Golden Key International Society Member, the top 15% of the junior class … honor roll member for four-consecutive semesters ... 2012 General Chemistry Award Winner, awarded by the chemistry department to three out of over 2,300 students ... honors excellence in chemistry 112 and 114 ... currently enrolled in the Honors College.