Four Wildcats Named to the Sun Conference Track & Field All-Academic Team

Four Wildcats Named to the Sun Conference Track & Field All-Academic Team

TAMPA, Fla. (May 22, 2020) -- The Sun Conference announced it 2020 all-academic team on Thursday with four members of the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) track & field team recognized for their work in the classroom.

Junior Darius Campbell, sophomore Xavier Charles, junior Chelsea Lewis, and sophomore Mia Distant were among 55 student-athletes named to this year's all-academic team.

To be eligible, a student-athlete must have completed two semesters at their institution, and be at least a sophomore with a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Southeastern had a conference-best 15student-athletes achieve this honor.

2020 Sun Conference All-Academic Teams

Men's Track and Field

Darius Campbell Johnson & Wales (Fla.)
Xavier Charles Johnson & Wales (Fla.)
Alessandro Cantillo Keiser
Austin Cha Keiser
Levi Bryant SCAD-Savannah
David Fuller SCAD-Savannah
Sean Gore SCAD-Savannah
Jermaine Jones SCAD-Savannah
Daniel Martin Southeastern
Grant Gorc Southeastern
Christopher Pinedo Southeastern
Luke Kathman Southeastern
Kyle Manuel Southeastern
Romario Atkinson St. Thomas
Alejandro Garcia St. Thomas
Carter Freeman USCB
Brice Adkins USCB
Tewodros Eckstein USCB
Justin Dolata USCB
Jordon Murrell Webber International

Women's Track and Field

Aberdeen Williams Florida Memorial
Jaliyah Underwood Florida Memorial
Mia Distant Johnson & Wales (Fla.)
Chelsea Lewis Johnson & Wales (Fla.)
Erica Christensen Keiser
Ballaion Cadet Joram Keiser
Mackenzie Inman Keiser
Grace Cousins SCAD-Savannah
Teresa Dimercurio SCAD-Savannah
Sarah Foreman SCAD-Savannah
Sarah Kiehle SCAD-Savannah
Ashtyn Parmley SCAD-Savannah
Lemi Wutz SCAD-Savannah
Mikayla Kalapuch Southeastern
Jenycha Rivera Southeastern
Skyla Seaman Southeastern
Kelsi Ogilvie Southeastern
Princess Nwankwo Southeastern
Julia Rohm Southeastern
Macy Peterson Southeastern
Makenzie Johnson Southeastern
Michelle Tierney Southeastern
Namiah Simpson Southeastern
Mariana Morante St. Thomas
Andrea Peterson St. Thomas
Dai'Ja Thompson St. Thomas
Lisa Wallje St. Thomas
Caylope Ortega St. Thomas
Carolyn Galan St. Thomas
Jonna Wittwer Thomas
Brianna Shablom USCB
Madison Mury Riley USCB
Kalyn Buteyn Warner
Isabelle Lachermeier Warner
Kendal Clark Webber International


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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)

About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit


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