Academic Honors

Academic Honors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Belmont University sophomore Creaghan Diekema (Grand Rapids, Mich.) was named to the 2017 Horizon League Men's Soccer All-Academic team the league announced Friday.

The All-Academic team is comprised of 12 student athletes chosen by faculty representatives that have significant classroom and on-field achievements.

Diekema boasts a 3.82 cumulative grade point average and has been named to the Belmont University Dean's List every semester.

On the pitch, Diekema has had a breakout season as a member of the Bruins' offensive attack, starting all 15 matches as a forward. He has scored 2 goals and recorded one assist in the 2017 campaign.

Diekema is the only Belmont men's soccer player who has ever earned this honor.

Horizon League All-Academic Team

Creaghan Diekema, Belmont University

Vlad Jandric, Cleveland State

Sprio Pliakos, Detroit Mercy

Adam Clauss, Detroit Mercy

Matt DeVries, Detroit Mercy

Tyler Moorman, Detroit Mercy

Tyler Hughes, Detroit Mercy

Alan Aguilar, IUPUI

Pedro Valladao, IUPUI

Evan Conway, Milwaukee

Wlademir Babaew, Northern Kentucky

Sasha Simon, UIC