39 Bruins named Winter/Spring NSAA Scholar-Athletes

39 Bruins named Winter/Spring NSAA Scholar-Athletes

NSAA Release

MADISON, S.D. -- A total of 39 Bellevue University student-athletes earned North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Winter/Spring Scholar-Athlete honors in an announcement made today by the conference office. 

Among the league's eight member institutions, 385 student-athletes garnered NSAA Scholar-Athlete recognition.

The 385 recipients, participating in men's and women's basketball, men's and women's wrestling, men's and women's golf, men's and women's track & field, softball, and baseball were recognized for their outstanding achievement in the classroom and on the playing field.

To be eligible for NSAA Academic Scholar-Athlete recognition, a student-athlete must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale.

The following is a list of Bellevue University student-athletes who earned the prestigious honor. 

 Men's Basketball 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Stephen Matthews 

Sacramento, Calif. 

Junior 

 

 Women's Basketball 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Lexi Allen 

Luther, Okla. 

Freshman 

Stephanie Erland 

Omaha, Neb. 

Freshman 

Miranda Hennings 

Council Bluffs, Iowa 

Freshman 

Laura Jurek 

Bellevue, Neb. 

Freshman 

Sierra Roseby 

Omaha, Neb. 

Sophomore 

Faith Ross 

Gretna, Neb. 

Freshman 

Angeliece Tucker 

Gardner, Kan. 

Sophomore 

Jamie Winkler 

Louisville, Neb. 

Freshman 

 

 Men's Golf 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Andre Becerra 

Guadalajara, Mexico 

Junior 

Evan Macke 

Ralston, Neb. 

Freshman 

Lautaro Marzilio 

Buenos Aires, Argentina 

Junior 

Alex Zillig 

La Visa, Neb. 

Freshman 

 

Men's Track & Field 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Cole Wagner 

Plattsmouth, Neb. 

Freshman 

 

Women's Track & Field 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Dayana Montano-Salama 

Omaha, Neb. 

Sophomore 

Diana Montano-Salama 

Omaha, Neb. 

Sophomore 

 

Women's Golf 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Kim Moore

Scottsbluff, Neb.

Senior

Bri Stagge

Greensburg, Ind.

Junior

Allison Temple

Norfolk, Neb.

Sophomore

 

Softball 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Ellie Bliemeister 

Lincoln, Neb. 

Freshman 

Myah Boehnke 

Fort Collins, Colo. 

Senior 

Brieanna Brock 

Lincoln, Calif. 

Junior 

Maricela Egan 

Anaheim, Calif. 

Sophomore 

Grace Glotfelty 

Bellevue, Neb. 

Sophomore 

Randi Henry 

La Vista, Neb. 

Junior 

Lauren Jurek 

Bellevue, Neb. 

Freshman 

Kayla Lehigh 

Elkhorn, Neb. 

Senior 

Emily Mendick 

La Vista, Neb. 

Sophomore 

Emily Rochford 

Waterloo, Neb 

Sophomore 

Ashlyn Teran 

Normangee, Texas 

Freshman 

Ashley Young 

Los Lunas, N.M. 

Freshman 

Kayla Young 

Los Lunas, N.M. 

Senior 

 

Baseball 

Name 

Hometown 

Year in School 

Cody Banks 

Duvall, Wash 

Junior 

Derek Browne 

Maple Valley, Wash. 

Junior 

Brandon Desjardins 

Calgary, Alberta 

Senior 

Thomas Hansen 

Genoa, III 

Junior 

Mitchell Savine 

Omaha, Neb. 

Senior 

Brandon Sparks 

St. Joseph, III. 

Senior 

Colton Walker 

The Dallas, Ore. 

Junior