12 soccer players make 2017 Academic All-MAC team


Women's Soccer celebrates win on Oct. 19 at the Soccer Complex. 

On Thursday, the Mid-American Conference announced the 2017 Women’s Soccer Academic All-MAC team. 

In order to qualify, an athlete must have above a 3.20 grade point average and play in over 50 percent of games. 

The Central Michigan women’s soccer team had 12 players achieve those accolades, including Marle Bringard, Savannah Beetcher, McKay Matheson, Madison Costner, Meghan Sweeney, Madison Pogarch, Shannon Magnan, Jamie Rademacher, Lauren Sherry, Zoie Reed and Ally Viazanko. 

Ball State, Toledo, and Western Michigan led the way with 13 members.

There were 120 student-athletes named to the Academic All-MAC team. 

Central Michigan: 2017 MAC Women’s Soccer Academic All-MAC Team 

Marle Bringard, Sophomore, 3.93, Biology
Savannah Beetcher, Senior, 3.82, Exercise Science: Kinesiology
McKay Matheson, Senior, 3.66, Mechanical Engineering
Madison Costner, Junior, 3.53, Exercise Science: Kinesiology
Meghan Sweeney, Senior, 3.52, Exercise Science: Kinesiology
Madison Pogarch, Junior, 3.51, Exercise Science: Health Fitness
Shannon Magnan, Junior, 3.49, Finance
Mary Carlson, Junior, 3.48, Mathematics
Jamie Rademacher, Senior, 3.47, Sociology: Social & Criminal Justice
Lauren Sherry, Senior, 3.42, Human Resource Management
Zoie Reed, Junior, 3.32, Exercise Science: Health Fitness
Ally Viazanko, Redshirt Freshman, 3.20, Undeclared