Drake Student-Athletes To Receive Diplomas

first_imgSoftballKailee Smith – MarketingKelsey Wright – International Business/Marketing The 55 graduates include a Missouri Valley Conference Elite 17 Award Winner, 15 all-conference academic honorees this past season and multiple MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week winners. Fifteen will graduate either summa cum laude or magna cum laude with an additional seven student-athletes receiving cum laude honors. Additionally, 18 of the graduating student-athletes received all-conference honors for their athletic achievements this season. Men’s TennisBen Stride – Environmental Science Men’s BasketballOre Arogundade – SociologyKory Kuenstling – MarketingDe’Antae McMurray – SociologyC.J. Rivers – Broadcast NewsCasey Schlatter – Marketing Women’s SoccerKasey Hurt – Secondary EducationHaley Morris – Marketing/Advertising – Summa Cum LaudeBrooke Salisbury – BiologyAli Smith – Finance/International Business – Summa Cum LaudeRachel Wanninger – Health Sciences – Magna Cum LaudeHannah Wilder – Health Sciences FootballBrandon Bullock – Finance/MarketingFred Epting – MarketingConnor Ostrander – Accounting/Finance – Magna Cum LaudeBrock Reichardt – Biochemistry, Cell & Molecular Biology – Magna Cum LaudeTyler Updegraff – Marketing Women’s TennisSummer Brills – Broadcast News – Magna Cum LaudeMela Jaglarz – Economics DES MOINES, Iowa – A total of 55 Drake University student-athletes from 13 athletic programs are set to receive their diplomas this weekend at Drake University’s 144th commencement ceremonies. Track & Field/Cross CountryRai Ahmed-Green – Law, Politics & Society/Writing – Magna Cum LaudeBailee Cofer – Writing/Public Relations – Magna Cum LaudeCory Erickson – FinanceKayla Giuliano – Health Sciences – Magna Cum LaudeChris Kaminski – Finance/MarketingDominic Lombardi – Health SciencesKaylen Rettig – PsychologyTaryn Rolle – Marketing/Public Relations – Magna Cum LaudeDemetrius Shelton – Math EducationBas van Leersum – Computer ScienceMary Young – Law, Politics & Society/Public RelationsTyler Zak – Marketing/Managementcenter_img Women’s GolfArianna Gastelum – MagazinesMadison Glennie – English/Law, Politics & Society – Summa Cum LaudeBrooke Miller – Politics/Public Relations RowingHaley Abrams – BiologyLauren Bascio – Actuarial ScienceSarah Frantik – Music/Actuarial Science – Summa Cum LaudeShelley Hunter – Environmental Science – Cum LaudeElise Nikolic – MagazinesJessica Rebischke – Actuarial Science/Finance – Cum LaudeJulie Shipley – Psychology Men’s SoccerPaul Ciszewski – Finance – Cum LaudeGabe Edel – MarketingSteven Enna – Finance – Cum LaudeMason Leonard – Accounting/FinanceBen Troester – Accounting/Finance – Summa Cum Laude Below are the student-athletes scheduled to receive their diplomas this weekend. During the year’s earlier fall commencement, 15 student-athletes received their degrees to mark 70 student-athletes who received baccalaureate degree this academic year. Here are those recipients. VolleyballKyla Inderski – Marketing/Advertising – Magna Cum LaudeOdessa Cody – Health Sciences – Cum Laude Print Friendly Version Men’s GolfDrew Ison – FinanceMatt Lavery – Marketing/Management – Cum Laude Women’s BasketballMaddy Dean – Accounting/Finance – Cum LaudeBecca Jonas – Digital Media Production – Summa Cum LaudePaige Greiner – Psychology – Cum Laudelast_img read more