👟 41 Jayhawks Selected to Academic All-Big 12 Track & Field Teams
LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas track & field was represented by 41 individuals on the 2022 Academic All-Big 12 Track & Field team, the Big 12 Conference announced, highlighted by a league-high 23 individuals on the men’s teams.
In total, 437 student-athletes earned recognition on the Academic All-Big 12 Track & Field Teams, with a total of 145 on the men’s team (120 first team, 24 second team) and 202 on the women’s team (185 first team, 17 second team.
Kansas’ Matthew Harding (Mechanical Engineering) and Alice Boasso (Biology) were two honorees to earn a perfect 4.0 GPA.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 20 percent of their team’s scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence.
Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.
Kansas’ honorees are listed below.
Men’s First Team (21)
AJ Green III
Men’s Second Team (2)
Women’s First Team (15)
Samantha Van Hoecke
Women’s Second Team (3)