Fifty Black Hawk College student-athletes have been named to the Athletic Director’s Academic List for achieving a 3.25 GPA or higher during the Fall 2022 semester.
The 50 student-athletes on the list represent 35% of BHC players. To qualify for the list, student-athletes must be taking at least 12 credit hours.
The softball team had the highest percentage of players on the list – 75% of the team achieved a 3.25 GPA or higher for the semester.
Next was the baseball team with 53% then the women’s basketball team with 38% of players on the list.
“I have a great deal of appreciation and respect for these individuals who epitomize what it truly means to be a student-athlete at Black Hawk College,” said Arnie Chavera, BHC athletic director.
“Their commitment to their academic success will serve them well in life,” he said.
The student-athletes are listed by their hometowns. All hometowns are in Illinois unless otherwise noted.
- Albany – Ally Reed, softball
- Andalusia – Nolan Thomas, golf
- Batavia – Kevin Niedzwiedz, baseball
- Beecher – Lucas Spence, baseball
- Bettendorf, IA – Kaitlyn Lindauer, softball
- Bloomington – Patrick Mulcahey, baseball; Mitch Murphy, baseball
- Cleveland – Katelynn Emerick, softball
- Clinton (IA) – Juan Anguiano, men’s soccer
- Coal Valley – Davis Hoffstatter, baseball; Zach Holton, baseball
- Colona – Mikala Warner, women’s soccer
- Columbus Grove, OH – Kamryn Utendorf, softball
- Cordova – Lauren Neumiller, volleyball; Regan Walston, women’s soccer
- Davenport, IA – Bailey Emery, softball
- Decatur – Cameron Rowe, men’s basketball
- East Galesburg – Ashley VanBeveran, softball
- Frankfort – Jake Petak, baseball
- Franksville, WI – Emily Gamble, softball
- Geneseo – Brooke Harms, women’s soccer
- LaPorte, IN – Kayla Jones, women’s basketball
- Lockport – Griffin Brown, baseball
- Milan – Maverick Chisholm, baseball; Kate Mayerhofer, women’s soccer
- Moline – Emma Peters, women’s soccer; Ryne Schimmel, baseball; Sam Spurgetis, golf; Vivian Veto, women’s soccer; Rachel Worley, softball
- Omaha, NE – Christian Hobbs, baseball
- Orion – Quinn Hoftender, baseball; Ava Terry, softball
- Orland Park – Justin Egan, baseball
- Roanoke – Chase Martin, baseball
- Rock Island – Zack Beckman, men’s soccer; Drew Clark, softball; Dom Ferrari, baseball; Daniela Martinez Hernandez, women’s soccer; Alejandro Torres, men’s soccer
- Seatonville – Payton Plym, baseball
- Silvis – Reid Murphy, baseball
- South Solon, OH – Emma Pitstick, women’s basketball
- Spring Valley – Alec Bulak, baseball
- Springfield – Laney Parker, softball and women’s basketball
- Sycamore – Olivia King, softball
- Washington – Camryn Marshall, women’s basketball
- Waukegan – Darius Duff, men’s basketball
- Woodhull – Hannah Maher, women’s basketball
- Zadar, Croatia – Lovre Stanovic, men’s basketball