Omaha’s Blaschko earns Academic All-District honors from CoSIDA

Omaha's Anna Blaschko was selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District® 7 Second Team on Thursday.
Omaha's Anna Blaschko was selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District® 7 Second Team on Thursday.

CoSIDA Volleyball Academic All-District Release 

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Omaha's sophomore middle blocker Anna Blaschko was selected as a member of the CoSIDA Academic All-District® team as announced by organization officials Thursday.

Blaschko was named to District 7's second team. She is a sophomore majoring in bioinformatics and boasts a cumulative GPA of 3.93. She is currently tied for fourth among league athletes in hitting percentage (.328). Blaschko has played in every set of the 2018 season. Among the Mavs she leads the team in total blocks (106), ranks second in hitting percentage and third in total kills (265) and kills per set (2.45).

The Academic All-District® teams include the student-athletes listed and are divided into eight geographic districts across the United States and Canada. The Google Cloud Academic All-District recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.

Through 36 years of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of nearly 100,000 at nine institutions, including three located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), University of North Dakota, North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, Purdue Fort Wayne (Purdue University-Fort Wayne), the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University with the University of North Dakota becoming an official member on July 1, 2018. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced 12 NCAA Champions along with over 100 Academic All-Americans, nearly 125 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit www.thesummitleague.orgwebsite, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague.