Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Sophomore Matt Trowbridge has earned a 3.97 grade point average as an accounting major and was named to the Academic All-MAC squad Friday afternoon.
Matt Trowbridge Named to Academic All-MAC Squad

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. — Sophomore Matt Trowbridge has been named to the Academic All-Mid-American Conference team, the league office announced Friday afternoon.

Trowbridge was one of 18 student-athletes named to the squad after posting a 3.97 grade point average as an accounting major.

The left-handed closer finished his second campaign with the Maroon and Gold by posting a 1-3 record and 2.91 earned run average, striking out 53 batters in 34.0 innings. Trowbridge saved nine games during his sophomore season, marking the second most in program history.

The Academic All-MAC honor is for a student-athlete who has excelled in athletics and academics. To qualify, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative GPA and have participated in at least 50 percent of the contests for that particular sport.

2013 Academic All-MAC Team
Cody Campbell, Ball State, Pre-Med, 3.93 GPA
T.J. Losby, Bowling Green, Accounting, 3.285 GPA
River McWilliams, Buffalo, Business Management, 3.222 GPA
Matt Trowbridge, Central Michigan, Accounting, 3.97 GPA
Lee Longo, Eastern Michigan, Communications, 3.35 GPA
Sam Ott, Eastern Michigan, Business, 3.52 GPA
Adam Sonabend, Eastern Michigan, Business, 3.52 GPA
Evan Campbell, Kent State, Business Management, 3.24 GPA
Brian Clark, Kent State, Exercise Science, 3.84 GPA
Sawyer Polen, Kent State, Exercise Science, 3.44 GPA
George Roberts, Kent State, Physical Education, 3.21 GPA
Eli Anderson, Northern Illinois, Psychology, 3.20 GPA
Matt Delewski, Toledo, Exercise Science, 3.41 GPA
Tyler Grogg, Toledo, Electrical Engineering Technology, 3.38 GPA
Ben Hammer, Toledo, Exercise Science, 3.90 GPA
Andrew Marra, Toledo, Pre-Medical Studies, 4.00 GPA
James Miglin, Toledo, Exercise Science, 3.89 GPA
Andrew Sohn, Western Michigan, Pre-Business, 3.32 GPA