Congratulations to 18 Black Hawk College equestrian team members who recently received the International Horse Shows Association National All-Academic Award!
The IHSA National All-Academic Award recognizes the individual academic achievements of its undergraduate and alumni members each year. Nominees must be full-time students and must have participated in at least one regular-season IHSA horse show during the academic year. Black Hawk College has both Western and Hunt Seat IHSA equestrian teams.
The award is based on a student’s GPA from Fall 2019 grades.
The BHC award winners are:
All-Academic Award First Team (GPA 3.8 or higher)
- Mackenzie Berkland of Ruthven, IA
- Teresa Brun of Edmore, MI
- Elena Chapa of Maple Park, IL
- Sophie Otto of Gridley, IL
- Lauren Russell of Morton, IL
- Andrea Seabloom of Woodhull, IL
- Hailey Tackett of East Peoria, IL
- Shelby Trunnell of Kappa, IL
All-Academic Award Second Team (GPA 3.5 or higher)
- Emily Barbknecht of Waseca, MN
- Alexandria Estes of Muscatine, IA
- Holly Hall of Andrews, IN
- Ashley Heimann of Warren, IL
- Anna Marolf of Milan, IL
- Rachel McCann of Sterling, IL
- Adria Ray of Vassar, MI
- Sarah Tarr of Dawson, IL
- Taylor Trone of Lewistown, IL
- Bailey Wight of Bloomington, IL