Fleischmann and Helmberger Named to C-USA Rowing All-Academic Team
May 9, 2013
Irving, Texas -Tulsa's Zoe Fleischmann and Brooke Helmberger were named to the Conference USA Rowing All-Academic Team, as announced today by the league office. Student-athletes must have a 3.2 cumulative grade point average, be at least a sophomore in class standing and be a significant contributor to the team.
"I am really excited for Zoe and Brooke," Head Coach Kevin Harris said. "They are fantastic student-athletes who work hard in the classroom and in their boat. Their work this season in the Varsity 8+ has been magnificent and I am really pleased with how they have taken on being rowers at Tulsa. I am glad that they were recognized for their accomplishments and I am looking forward to them getting their awards at the conference championship next week."
Fleischmann, a junior from Aberdeen, Scotland, maintains a 3.82 GPA in chemistry and is a member of TU's Varsity 8+. She was selected as a Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar Athlete as a sophomore, was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, was a C-USA Academic Medal Winner and was a two-time Tulsa Dean's List honoree.
A junior from Papillion, Neb., Helmberger has a 3.94 GPA in psychology and is also a member of the Varsity 8+. She was a C-USA Academic Medal winner three times, was named to the Tulsa President's List twice and to the Tulsa Dean's List once, and was selected as a CRCA Scholar Athlete as a sophomore.
The Tulsa duo has helped the Golden Hurricane Varsity 8+ post wins over UCO, Kansas State, UCF, SMU, Sacramento State, Kansas and Creighton this season.
2013 C-USA Rowing All-Academic Team (* Repeat Selection)
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