Aurora's Mayes, IIT's Howell Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Baseball Team

Aurora's Mayes, IIT's Howell Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Baseball Team

MILWAUKEE, Wis. ( --- Aurora University senior Jeffrey Mayes and Illinois Institute of Technology junior Ted Howell have been named to the Google Cloud NCAA Division III Academic All-District 7 Baseball Team, announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Mayes, an infielder, carries a 3.85 grade-point average while majoring in history and secondary education. Howell, also an infielder, has a 4.00 GPA and is majoring in mechanical engineering.

The Google Cloud Academic All-District® Teams, selected by CoSIDA, recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom. The Google Cloud Academic All-America® program separately recognizes honorees in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NAIA.
First-team Academic All-District® honorees advance to the Google Cloud Academic All-America® ballot. First-, second- and third-team (when selected) Academic All-America® honorees will be announced in June.
The Division III Google Cloud Academic All-America® programs is partially financially supported by the NCAA Division III national governance structures to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2018-19 Division III Academic All-America® program.

The NCAA Division III Google Cloud Academic All-America® teams will be announced on June 4.



Pos. First Team School GPA Yr. Major
P Danny Cody Baldwin Wallace University 3.54 Sr. Master's of Accounting & Finance
P Michael McCraith Wheaton College (Illinois) 3.70 Sr. Political Science
C Erich Lange Wabash College 3.91 Sr. Psychology / German
IF Luke Barber Otterbein University 3.97 So. Mechanical Engineering
IF Ted Howell Illinois Institute of Technology 4.00 Jr. Mechanical Engineering
IF Rocco Maue Case Western Reserve University 4.00 Sr. Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
IF Jeffrey Mayes Aurora University 3.85 Sr. History / Secondary Education
OF Nick Figus Illinois Wesleyan University 3.52 Jr. Nursing
OF Jake Ryan Case Western Reserve University 3.63 So. Engineering
OF Tim Snyder Otterbein University 3.90 Sr. Accounting
DH Caleb Thomas Ohio Northern University 3.91 Sr. Mechanical Engineering