NORTHFIELD, Minn. — Carleton College shortstop David Stillerman (Sr./Evanston, Ill./Evanston) was recognized for excellence in the classroom and on the diamond as he was a second-team selection to the Capital One Academic All-America Division III Baseball team, as voted by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Carleton student-athletes have won the Academic All-America award a total of 21 times overall, and Stillerman is the first member of the baseball program to join that list (SEE CHART BELOW)
An Economics/Mathematics/Statistics major, Stillerman holds a 3.86 GPA and capped off his career as a Knight with a standout senior season, ultimately earning a spot on the 2014 D3baseball.com All-Midwest Region Team.
Stillerman finished the 2014 campaign ranked among the MIAC leaders with a .370 batting average, .437 on-base percentage, and .533 slugging percenage. He scored 47 runs in the Knights’ 34 games, crossing the plate an average of 1.38 times per game, which ranked fourth among all NCAA players and second in Division III. He also ranked among Division III leaders with 13 doubles and three triples this season.
In addition to earning Academic All-America honors, Stillerman has also earned three consecutive Academic All-Conference awards and two Academic All-District honors.
CARLETON COLLEGE ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS®
||Academic All-America Team
|1992||--||Scott Hanks||Football (1st team)||Tight End|
|1995||--||Jon Bougie||Men's At-Large (2nd team)||Track & Cross Country|
|--||Lydia Neilsen||Women's At-Large (2nd team)||Swimming|
|1996||--||Kevin Theissen||Men's At-Large (3rd team)||Track & Cross Country|
|1998||--||Max Harper||Men's At-Large (2nd team)||Swimming|
|1999||--||Josh Wilhelm||Men's Basketball (2nd team)||Forward|
|2000||--||Jeff Thurk||Football (2nd team)||Defensive Line|
|--||Sandra Helquist||Women's At-Large (3rd team)||Track & Field|
|2001||--||Carl Tape||Men's At-Large (2nd team)||Soccer|
|2003||--||Jason Brown||Men's At-Large (1st team)||Swimming|
|--||Matt Hooley||Men's Track/Cross Country (3rd team)||Track & Cross Country|
|2004||--||Britta Vietenheimer||Women's At-Large (2nd team)||Swimming|
|2005||--||David Watson||Men's Soccer (3rd team)||Midfielder|
|2008||--||Ted Marschall||Men's At-Large (3rd team)||Swimming|
|2009||--||Ted Marschall||Men's At-Large (2nd team)||Swimming|
|2010||--||Will Taylor||Football (2nd team)||Offensive Line|
|2011||--||Simone Childs-Walker||Women’s Track/Cross Country (1st team)||Track & Cross Country|
|2012||--||Simone Childs-Walker||Women’s Track/Cross Country (1st team)||Track & Cross Country|
|--||Simon Ginet||Men's Soccer (1st Team)||Forward|
|2013||--||Erik Klontz||Men's At-Large (1st team)||Swimming|
|2014||--||David Stillerman||Baseball (2nd team)||Infielder|
The Academic All-America Teams program honors male and female student-athletes annually who have succeeded at the highest level on the playing field and in the classroom. Individuals are selected through voting by CoSIDA, the College Sports Information Directors of America; a 2,000-member organization consisting of sports public relations professionals for colleges and universities in the United States and Canada.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00, have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings at his/her current institution and be nominated by his/her sports information director.