Stetson's Hurme Secures #ASunWSoc Scholar-Athlete Honors

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference honored Stetson's Danielle Hurme as the 2013 Atlantic Sun Conference Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the league’s Academic All-Conference team.

Hurme led the Hatters to a 4-4-1 conference record to secure their first A-Sun Championship appearance since the 2010 season. Stetson heads into the A-Sun Championship as the No. 5 seed after being predicted to finish ninth in the preseason poll.

Hurme registered two goals and an assist this season as a defender. She owns a 4.00 cumulative GPA as an Accounting major.

The A-Sun introduced the new sport-by-sport Academic All-Conference teams in the 2011-12 academic year to recognize student-athletes who embody the conference’s mission of Building Winners for Life. All the members of the team boast a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (GPA) or better and participated in at least half of their team’s games.

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Quick Bio Accomplishments
 Danielle Hurme

• Sophomore
• Wellington, Fla.
• Accounting

• Achieved a 4.00 GPA as an Accounting Major
• Received unanimous votes to the Academic All-Conference Team          
• Integral part in the Hatters run to the A-Sun Championship
• Led Stetson to a 4-4-1 league record and the No. 5 seed
• Added two goals and an assist as a defender this year
• Played in 15 matches for Stetson as a sophomore

Sarah Zadrazil, ETSU (Sophomore | GPA: 3.65 | Physical Education )
Shannen Wacker, FGCU (Junior | GPA: 3.69 | Resort & Hospitality Management)
Brittany Brown, FGCU (Sophomore | GPA: 3.93 | Pre-Exercise Science)
Julia Burton, Jacksonville (Junior | GPA: 3.83 | Education)
Ally Lee, Jacksonville (Senior | GPA: 3.52 | Elementary Education)
Katrina Frost, Kennesaw State (Junior | GPA: 3.63 | International Affairs)
Emily Shuler, Lipscomb (Sophomore | GPA: 4.00 | Theology and Ministry)
Brianna Stampler, Mercer (Junior | GPA: 3.59 | Holistic Child)
Jennifer Marzi, North Florida (Junior | GPA: 4.00 | Finance/Accounting)
Alyssa Welsh, Stetson (Senior | GPA: 3.59 | Elementary Education)

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The Atlantic Sun Conference is an NCAA Division I league with 10 member institutions committed to Building Winners for Life. The A-Sun meets the challenge of maintaining the highest standards in academic and athletic achievement with a true balance between student and athlete. Headquartered in Macon, Ga., the A-Sun boasts six of the top eight media markets in the Southeast. The A-Sun includes a blend of the most prestigious and dynamic private and public institutions in the region: East Tennessee State University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Lipscomb University, Mercer University, University of North Florida, Northern Kentucky University, University of South Carolina Upstate and Stetson University.