Beach Named To ESPN The Magazine's Academic All-District Second Team
Oct. 30, 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana sophomore midfielder Devon Beach was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V Second Team on Thursday, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced.
Beach leads the Hoosiers with 13 points on the year and is tied for the team lead with five assists. She has played all 16 games this year for Indiana, who sits at 10-4-2 on the year and is one of the key players in the offensive third of the field for the Hoosiers.
Beach carries a 3.3+ grade-point average and is working towards a degree as a Fitness Specialist. She is the seventh Hoosier to receive this honor since 2002.
To be nominated, a student-athlete must be a starter or important reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) at his current institution. Nominated athletes must have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's games at the position listed and no student-athlete is eligible until he has completed one full calendar year at his current institution and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility.
Beach and the Hoosiers are back in action on Sunday at Ohio State, starting at 1 p.m. The final home game for the women's soccer team will be on Tuesday, Nov. 3, against arch-rival Purdue with a 7 p.m. kickoff.
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