12 Forester athletes inducted into honor society

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2014-05-05

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Twelve Huntington University student-athletes have been inducted into the Chi Alpha Sigma honor society. This honor society recognizes both the academic and athletic accomplishments of the students.

Membership in Chi Alpha Sigma is awarded to juniors and seniors who display character, citizenship, a 3.5 or higher cumulative grade point and an earned varsity letter.

The new inductees are:

  • Jensen Carnahan, a junior nursing major from Leo, Ind., for volleyball.
  • Cristin Carter, a junior exercise and movement science major from Montpelier, Ind., for softball.
  • Kaitlyn Dreman, a senior exercise and movement science major from Aurora, Co., for soccer.
  • James Handtke, a junior biology pre-med major from Demotte, Ind., for soccer.
  • Ryan Lechlitner, a junior exercise and movement science major from Pendleton, Ind., for soccer.
  • Heather Medich, a senior exercise and movement science major from Mendon, Mich., for volleyball.
  • Brian Menzie, a junior youth ministries major from Pierceton, Ind., for cross country and track.
  • Brittany Rooze, a senior accounting and business management major from West Lafayette, Ind., for volleyball.
  • Amy Snider, a junior elementary education and teaching English learners major from Wapakoneta, Ohio, for soccer.
  • Gretchen Spahr, a junior biology pre-med major from Huntington, Ind., for cross country and track.
  • Natalie Spahr, a junior elementary and special education and elementary and middle school education-social studies from Huntington, Ind., for cross country and track.
  • Samuel Thompson, a junior business management, history and entrepreneurial small business management major from Brownsburg, Ind., for soccer.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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