ATLANTA, Ga. - Jacksonville's Brittany Bowald earned a slot on the 2019 ASUN Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field All-Academic Team as she was also tabbed the Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Bowald becomes Jacksonville's fourth-ever ASUN Conference Women's Outdoor Track and Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year as she joins Samantha Turner (2016), Stormm Phillips (2015) and Kree Clark (2014) to highlight the 12-person All-Academic Team.
Bowald is the fourth Dolphin to earn three All-Academic Team honors in her career as she sits with a perfect 4.00 GPA pursuing her MBA. At the 2019 ASUN Outdoor Championship, Bowald placed third in the Triple Jump with a top distance of 12.34 meters. It marked her fourth-straight year earning a podium placement in the event.
The All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes who excel both on the track and in the classroom and exemplify the ASUN's mission of Building Winners for Life. All the members of the team boast a 3.30 cumulative grade point average or better and participated in at least half of their team's events.
2019 ASUN Women's Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Team
*Brittany Bowald, Jacksonville^ (Senior | 4.00 | MBA)
*Katie Meyer, Kennesaw State (Sophomore | 4.00 | Environmental Science)
*Noel Palmer, Liberty (Sophomore | 4.00 | Biology)
*Courtney Brenner, Lipscomb# (Junior | 4.00 | Dietetics)
*Crystal Liebenberg, North Florida (Senior | 4.00 | Nutrition & Dietetics)
Sade Meeks, Jacksonville (Sophomore | 4.00 | Accounting)
Jordan Gray, Kennesaw State^ (Senior | 3.49 | Integrative Studies)
Rachel Milnes, Liberty (Sophomore | 3.92 | Biology)
Kylie Polsgrove, Liberty (Senior | 3.69 | Exercise Science)
Shannon Turner, NJIT% (Senior | 4.00 | Chemical Engineering)
Audrey Carpenter, North Florida# (Senior | 3.81 | Communication / Political Science / Spanish)
Syd Steele, North Florida (Sophomore | 3.94 | Criminal Justice)
* - Denotes Unanimous Selection
# - Denotes Two-Time Selection
^ - Denotes Three-Time Selection
% - Denotes Four-Time Selection
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