Academic awards – Sports Briefing

Two BGSU basketball players, Matt Lefeld and Ali Mann, earned academic honors this week. Lefeld, who holds a 3.96 GPA in purchasing and supply management, was named first-team Academic All-Distirct by CoSIDA and is now eligible for selection to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-American team. The center is averaging 8.1 points and 3.7 rebunds for the men’s team. Mann was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV team for the first time in her career. She carries a 3.39 GPA in accounting and leads the Falcons with 14.9 points and also averages 7.6 rebounds per game.