News from University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
By Chris Lindeke
WHITEWATER, WI (07/16/2020)– Kailey Reynolds, a native of Whitewater, WI, was one of 11 members of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater track and field program who were named NCAA Division III All-Academic by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2020 season.
Senior Clinten Woerishofer (Appleton, Wis./North), junior David Fassbender (Slinger, Wis./Slinger) and freshman Will Kaashagen (Cambridge, Wis./Cambridge) earned All-Academic honors as individuals for the men. Fassbender is now a two-year selection.
Senior Madi McDonald (Brookfield, Wis./East), juniors Jessie Braun (Wales, Wis./Kettle Moraine), Sydney Davidson (Elburn, Ill./Kaneland), Shelby Nickels (Manitowoc, Wis./Lincoln), Sydney Prestifilippo (Naperville, Ill./North), sophomores Kylie Jacobs(Watertown, Wis./Watertown), Kailey Reynolds (Whitewater, Wis./Whitewater) and freshman Paige Fassbender (Slinger, Wis./Slinger) garnered All-Academic accolades on the women’s side. Nickels is a three-time honoree, and Davidson and Jacobs have each been named twice.
To be recognized as an All-Academic individual, student-athletes must carry a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale. They also must have finished the indoor season among the top 50 individuals as listed on the descending order lists on TFRRS or must have competed as a member of one of the top 35 relay teams as listed on the indoor descending order list on TFRRS. (Any competing relay team member on an expanded descending order list to include 35 institutions is eligible.)
Reynolds is majoring in physical education.