Tennis standout McClelland named to Academic All-District Team

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Junior Susan McClelland was named to the ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District 8 Women’s At-Large team. A native of Edina, Minn., McClelland has a 4.00 GPA in pre-medicine.

She played at the top position this season, posting an 11-26 overall record at No. 1 (4-16 in dual matches). She helped the Lumberjacks to a third-place finish in the regular-season standings and a Big Sky Tournament finals appearance. She also posted a 6-5 record at No. 2 doubles with teammateJulie Schmandt in the spring.

Schmandt is a three-time Golden Eagle Award recipient.

She joined 10 student-athletes from across the district on the team. She will now compete for a spot on the Academic All-America At-Large team.

Schmandt is the eighth NAU student-athlete to be honored this year on the ESPN the MagazineAcademic All-America District 8 teams. Men’s basketball player Kelly Golob was an Academic All-America second team selection. Women’s basketball players Nicky EasonMegan Porter andAlyssa Wahl, soccer players redshirt freshman Cee Cee Odorfer and junior Lindsey Carey and football player Jeff Singleton were all-district selections. The teams were selected by voting members of the College Sports Information Directors of America.