12 Bulls Tabbed to Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC Team

12 Bulls Tabbed to Outdoor Track & Field Academic All-MAC Team

CLEVELAND, OH – The University at Buffalo outdoor Track & Field program placed 12 student-athletes on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced on Friday. The women's team had seven selections while the men had five named to the team.

Across the Mid-American Conference, a total of 68 men and 168 women were named to the team this season. 

WOMEN'S SELECTIONS
Earnie Burapan, Sophomore, 3.690, Environmental Engineering (Hilton, New York)
Chardae Henry, Senior, 3.776, Psychology (Oshawa, Ontario)
Samantha Hjelmar, Junior, 3.349, Exercise Science (Glenville, New York)
Meghan LaTuso, Sophomore, 3.476, Communication (Poughquag, New York)
Lauren Reyda, Senior, 3.516, Psychology (Westfield, New York)
Hannah Seiders, Junior, 3.305, Exercise Science (Silver Creek, New York)
Christal Thompson, Junior, 3.214, Public Health (Elmont, New York)

MEN'S SELECTIONS
Brandon Burke, Sophomore, 3.756, Aerospace Engineering (Churchville, New York)
Patrick Hazlitt, Sophomore, 3.413, Business Management (Hector, New York)
Matthew Mercer, Junior, 3.225, Business Management (Orchard Park, New York)
Dan Muldoon, Senior, 3.640, Exercise Science (Liverpool, New York)
Baltaj Sandhur, Sophomore, 3.912, Biomedical Sciences (Clarence, New York)

The Academic All-MAC honor is for a student-athlete who has excelled in athletics and academics. To qualify, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative GPA and have participated in at least 50 percent of the contests for that particular sport.