Nine Gophers Honored By Big Ten
Nathan Fortunato (4.0 GPA) was one of nine gymnasts named to the Winter Academic All-Big Ten team.

 
Nathan Fortunato (4.0 GPA) was one of nine gymnasts named to the Winter Academic All-Big Ten team.

March 27, 2013

A total of 62 University of Minnesota student-athletes were named to the 2012-13 Winter Academic All-Big Ten teams, league officials announced today.

To be eligible for Academic All-Big Ten selection, student-athletes must be letterwinners in at least their second academic year at their institution and carry a career grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better.

Minnesota's winter Big Ten sports include men's and women's basketball, men's and women's gymnastics, men's and women's swimming and wrestling.

Nine gymnasts, led by recreation resource management major Nathan Fortunato who maintained a perfect 4.0, were named to the team.  

Fortunato was joined on the team by Sean Bauer (Sociology of Law, Criminology and Deviance), Nathan Fortunato (Recreation Resource Management), Steve Jaciuk (Economics), Adam Kern (Accounting), Jack Metcalf (Youth Studies), Justin Morinishi (Electrical Engineering), John Scallon (Sociology), Spencer Smith (Sociology of Law, Criminology and Deviance) and Josh Wokurka (Sports Management).


 

 

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