DECATUR — Millikin University, in conjunction with the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW), announces its Jack Swartz Award Recipients and the CCIW Academic All-Conference team for Spring season of 2020.
Millikin junior men’s golfer Mitch Cremer (Decatur, LSA) and senior Kalli Farmer (Columbia, H.S.) were selected as the Jack Swartz winners for the Spring season. To be considered as a Swartz Award winner, student-athletes must carry at least a 3.50 grade point average and have made a leadership contribution to their program. Both student-athletes have a near perfect grade point average.
Each season the CCIW selects an Academic All-Conference Team. To be recognized, the student-athlete must be enrolled as a full-time student; must have participated on a team during 2020 Spring season; and must have at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average. Athletes must have completed two semesters at their current institution before being eligible for Academic All-Conference Recognition. The list below is the team members from Millikin for the Spring 2020 season.
Among those honored:
Payton Howell, sophomore, Baseball. Business Management. Shelbyville (H.S.)
Maddie Holland, junior, Softball. Accounting. Shelbyville (H.S.)
Morgan Powers, senior, Track & Field. Chemistry. Shelbyville (H.S.)
Brent Beals, junior, Baseball. Business. Effingham (H.S.)
Aly Armstrong, sophomore, Softball. Business Management. Effingham (H.S.)
Kelsey Farmer, senior, Softball. Elementary Education. Mattoon (H.S.)
Garrett Jones, sophomore, Track & Field. Chemistry. Mattoon (H.S.)