Stefanie Yderstrom Named to All-ACC Academic Team
March 1, 2012
GREENSBORO, N.C. – University of Miami junior guard Stefanie Yderstrom has been named to the All-ACC Women’s Academic Women’s Basketball Team, as announced by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Thursday.
The Ostertalje, Sweden native has been selected to the all-academic team for the second straight season and it marks the third consecutive year that a Hurricane has been honored. Morgan Stroman was named to the squad in 2010.
Yderstrom had a breakout year for the Canes. The 5-8 sharp-shooter led the ACC with 56 made three-pointers and earlier this week was named to the All-ACC Third Team after scoring 10.8 points per game during the regular season.
To be eligible for consideration for the academic squad, a student-athlete must have earned a 3.0 grade point average for the previous semester and maintained a 3.0 cumulative average during her academic career.
Yderstrom, Sports Administration major, sports an overall GPA of 3.28 and a was named to the Dean’s List last semester with a 3.66 GPA.
Miami, a No. 2 seed in the ACC Tournament, will face the winner of today’s game featuring No. 7 seed Wake Forest and No. 10 seed Virginia Tech. Tip-off is set for Friday at 6 p.m. and the contest will be televised on FS Florida and FS South.
All-ACC Academic Team
|Haley Peters||So.||G/F||Duke||Political Science|
|Brene Moseley||Fr.||G||Maryland||Letters and Sciences|
|Stefanie Yderstrom||Jr.||G||Miami||Sports Administration|
|Laura Broomfield||Sr.||F||North Carolina||Political Science/Communcation Studies|
|Kody Burke||So.||F||NC State||Business Administration|
|Marissa Kastanek||Jr.||G||NC State||Psychology|