More Than Good Sports | Six Warriors Named to All-Academic Team

Commissioner Dan Mara announced students named to the 2020-21 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Women’s Soccer All-Academic Team this week. Six of the 89 students from 13 CACC institutions named to the impressive roster are Nyack College students. These scholar-athletes maintained an impressive grade point average (GPA) while balancing the demands of their studies and commitment to their team.

More Than Good Sports | Six Warriors Named to All-Academic Team

Milena Ricken has been recognized three consecutive times with this distinction. Milena, a graduate student from Dorsten, Germany, was also one of three students in the conference to earn a GPA of 4.0. Linda Grimminger of Schwabisch, Germany (3.88), Saskia Lehninger of Weisendorf, Germany (3.99), Lea Zehringer of Traben-Trarbach, Germany (3.89) and Shanice Rapp of Untergromach, Germany (3.98) earned their second year on the roster. Maria Vargas, a senior from Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (3.56), is a first-time honoree during her Nyack career.

Congratulations to Milena, Linda, Saskia, Lea, Shanice and Maria for demonstrating excellence—academically and athletically!