Six EMU Student-Athletes Named To Academic All-State Team

The Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) Academic All-State Team has been released and Eastern Mennonite had six student-athletes cited. A total of 180 players from 30 colleges and universities around Virginia were honored for their academic performance this past school year.

Each school was allowed to nominate six deserving student-athletes who were at least a sophomore, not in their first year at the institution, and had a minimum of a 3.2 grade point average. The team includes all levels of college athletics in Virginia.

2010-11 Eastern Mennonite University VaSID Academic All-State Team

Monika Burkholder, Women’s Volleyball, Sr., Linville, Va., Art
Abby Diffenbach, Women’s Soccer, Sr., Lancaster, Pa., Nursing
Ryan Eshleman, Men’s Soccer, So., Harrisonburg, Va., Biology (Pre Medicine)/Philosophy & Theology
Sara Lamneck, Women’s Basketball, So., Swoope, Va., Psychology
Vanessa Landis, Field Hockey, Sr., Quakertown, Pa., Biology
Elisa Troyer, Women’s Volleyball, Sr., Harrisonburg, Va., Biochemistry (Pre Medicine)