Brennan, Turner Named Academic All-District

turner1TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Two members of the Rose-Hulman women's soccer team captured ESPN Academic All-District honors in results released today by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Junior Julie Brennan (Indianapolis/ Pike) and senior Ame Turner (Evansville/North) (pictured) were chosen to the third-team academic all-district squad.

Brennan started all 19 matches at goalkeeper this season for the Engineers with 96 saves and a 2.55 goals against average including two shutouts.  She ranks second in school history with 24 victories as a goalkeeper and is third in school history with six shutouts.

In the classroom, the mechanical engineering major has a 4.00 grade point average and has been named Outstanding German Student and a Heminway Scholar.

Turner earned three varsity letters as a Fightin' Engineer defender, including all-conference recognition for a league title team in 2007.  She appeared in 18 matches this season for a defensive unit that allowed just 2.50 goals per match.

In the classroom, the biomedical engineering major has a 3.77 grade point average and is a member of the Biomedical Engineering Society along with the Alpha Lambda Delta honorary fraternity.

Rose-Hulman finished 7-12 overall this season and 4-5 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play to claim sixth-place honors.