AUSTIN, Texas – senior swimmer from Augustana Taylor Beaglesenior wrestler Daniel Bishopexperienced golfer Jacob Lee and senior swimmer Kamyrn Robarge have been recognized in the 2021-22 CoSIDA Division II At-Large Academic Teams for District 7, CoSIDA announced Thursday.
The general curriculum of the CoSIDA Academic All-America® program includes the sports of fencing, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, rifle, skiing, swimming and diving, tennis, water- polo shirt for men and women; women’s bowling, team and field hockey; and volleyball and wrestling for men.
Beagle, a two-time CoSIDA Academic All-America selection, boasts a 3.94 GPA studying biology. She was the NSIC swimmer of the meet and finished first-team All-America in the 1000 freestyle (fourth place) and 1650 freestyle (fourth place) at the NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships. The Lead, South Dakota native set the NSIC record in the 1,000 and 1,650 freestyles. She also broke two school records en route to her All-America honors, breaking the school records in the 1,000 freestyle (10:02.25) and 1,650 freestyle (16:45.83).
Bishop, who is currently pursuing her master’s degree in sports administration and leadership, graduated with an undergraduate degree in psychology with a GPA of 3.94. The Sioux City, Iowa native saved his best year on the mat for last, breaking Augustana’s career record for tech falls with his 23rd tech fall against MSU Moorhead. He also earned NSCA All-America honors and NWCA Scholar All-America honors. Bishop went 19-8 this season while also being named the NSIC Elite 18 award winner.
Lee, a business administration major with a 3.67 GPA, has led the Vikings on the golf course this season. The Parkston, South Dakota native has competed in eight events and 18 rounds of golf, leading the UA with an average of 76.44 strokes per round. He shot a season-low 70 round in the second round of the NSIC Championships, where he placed 10th overall. Lee has four top-20 finishes and one top-five finish during his senior campaign.
Robarge, who earned his first CoSIDA academic honors in all districts, holds a 3.97 GPA in math. A native of Big Lake, Minnesota, Robarge swam two NCAA ‘B’ standard times, with the 50-free (23.33) and 100-free (51.59) at the NSIC Championships. She placed third in the 50-free and 100-free at the conference meet, in addition to a ninth-place finish in the 200-free.
The 2021-22 At-Large Academic All-District® Men’s and Women’s Teams, selected by CoSIDA, recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performance in athletic competition and in the classroom. Winners selected to the Academic All-District® First Team will advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® ballot. Academic AllAmerica® winners will be announced June 14-15.