North Wind Staff

Eighty Northern Michigan University student-athletes were named to the 2017 GLIAC and All-Academic Excellence teams. The football team led the varsity programs with 23 total honorees. They were followed by cross country with 20, men’s soccer with 13 and women’s soccer and volleyball with 12. Fifty-five student-athletes were named to the All-Academic Excellence team, including 18 for women’s cross country. Football and women’s soccer each had 11 honorees. A total of 921 student-athletes were recognized by the GLIAC for their work in the classroom.