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Twenty-four Big Ten student-athletes were named to the 2010 CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Teams for the at-large division, it was announced Thursday by the Academic All-America Committee.

To be nominated for Academic All-District, a student-athlete must be a starter or a key reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative GPA and must be a sophomore in both athletic and academic standing. All First Team Academic All-District honorees from each of the eight districts will be placed on the national ballot and are eligible to be selected to the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America team.

The complete list of Big Ten CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District members include:

District 2
First Team:
Brandi Personett, Women's Gymnastics, PSU
Second Team:
Amy Bonenberger, Field Hockey, PSU
Miguel Pineda, Men's Gymnastics, PSU

District 4
First Team:
Chelsea Davis, Women's Swimming and Diving, OSU
Lindsay Quintiliani, Field Hockey, OSU
Stefan Sigrist, Men's Swimming and Diving, OSU
Second Team:
Kent Caldwell, Men's Gymnastics, MICH
Sarah Curtis, Women's Gymnastics, MICH
Kelsey Knutson, Women's Gymnastics, MICH
Ian Makowske, Men's Gymnastics, MICH
André Schultz, Men's Swimming and Diving, MICH
Brad Smith, Men's Golf, OSU

District 5
First Team:
Lachlan Ferguson, Men's Tennis, IND
Emily Kasavana, Rowing, IND
Kelsey Lindenschmidt, Women's Golf, NU
David Colturi, Men's Swimming and Diving, PUR
Christine Inman, Women's Swimming and Diving, PUR
Second Team:
Allison Buckley, Women's Gymnastics, ILL
Abe Souza, Men's Tennis, ILL
Aaron Fortunato, Men's Gymnastics, MINN
Kaylee Jamison, Women's Swimming and Diving, MINN
Tyler Duncan, Men's Golf, PUR

District 7
First Team:
Brent Metcalf, Wrestling, IOWA
Second Team:
Patricia Dean, Field Hockey, IOWA

Men's Academic All-District Teams / Women's Academic All-District Teams

M GYM: McCarthy, Wynn Take Home National Titles

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On the final night of the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships on Saturday, two Big Ten gymnasts came away with individual national championships, while 21 All-America honors were won by conference student-athletes at the Holleder Center on the campus of the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

Michigan's Ryan McCarthy and Ohio State's Brandon Wynn left the NCAA Championships with individual crowns. McCarthy won his first national championship with a 14.750 effort on the high bar, clinching the Wolverines first individual event title since 2003. Wynn's triumph came on the still rings, where he posted a score of 15.900, .750 points ahead of the closest competitor to clinch his first national crown.

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M GYM: Michigan Wins 2010 NCAA National Championship

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Friday night at the NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships belonged to Michigan as the Wolverines won their fourth team championship and junior Chris Cameron clinched the all-around title on the campus of the United States Military Academy.

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At the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics National Qualifier on Thursday in West Point, N.Y., Illinois, Michigan and Ohio State advanced to Friday night's team final. The three Big Ten teams comprise half of the team championship field as the trio will be joined by California, Oklahoma and Stanford, the same six that took part in last year's final. Although not advancing to the team finals, Iowa, Minnesota and Penn State send a combined 18 gymnasts to compete for individual titles.

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M GYM: Illinois and Ohio State Advance At NCAAs

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Illinois and Ohio State advanced out of Thursday afternoon's qualifying session and will take part in the Super Six at the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships at 7 p.m. on Friday. Additionally, six Penn State gymnasts advance to Friday's competition.

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M GYM: NCAA Championships Begin Thursday

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The NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships get underway today with two qualifying sessions, beginning at 1 p.m. ET.

Information regarding all six Big Ten teams in their quest for a national championhip can be found in the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships Release.

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M GYM: Stannard Wins Nissen-Emery Award

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Illinois' Luke Stannard was named the winner of the prestigious Nissen-Emery Award, it was announced Wednesday night at the NCAA banquet. It is the second straight year a Big Ten gymnast has won the honor as former Penn State gymnast Casey Sandy won the award in 2009.

The award is presented annually to the nation's top senior male gymnast and honors excellence in gymnastics, good sportsmanship and fair play and a high standard of scholarship throughout his collegiate career.

Stannard is the third Illini gymnast to win the award. David Zeddies (1989) and current Illinois associate men's head coach Justin Spring (2006) also have won the award. At the banquet, Spring was named Central Region Coach of the Year and Ivan Ivankov was named Assistant Coach of the Year.

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M GYM: Conference Sends All Six To NCAA Championships

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All six of the Big Ten men's gymnastics teams have been selected to the 2010 NCAA Men's Gymnastics National Qualifier, as announced by the NCAA Men's Gymnastics Committee on Wednesday.

The national qualifier, consisting of two pre-qualifying sessions, will be conducted on April 15 on the campus of the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. The finals will take place April 16-17.

More information on the selections can be found here.

M GYM: Big Ten Crowns Individual Conference Champions

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A trio of Illini gymnasts won individual honors to highlight the action on the final night of the 2010 Big Ten Men's Gymnastics Championships on Saturday night at St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Also, the conference office announced the individual award winners and all-conference teams.

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Trailing heading into its final rotation, the Illinois men's gymnastics team scored a 63.250 on the vault to win its second straight Big Ten Men's Gymnastics Championship, and 25th in team history, Friday night during the first session of the 2010 Big Ten Men's Gymnastics Championships, hosted by Ohio State University. Illinois finished with a team score of 359.700, narrowly edging 2009 co-champion Michigan, which finished second with a score of 358.150. Third place went to Penn State with 347.300 points, the host Buckeyes were fourth with 346.960 points, Minnesota finished fifth with 346.500 points and Iowa was sixth with 337.800 points.

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