June 15, 2011
For Immediate Release
Fort Wayne, IN -- The Warriors have picked up awards and recognition for the 2010-2011 athletic year. Tech had 47 student-athletes tabbed as First Team All-Conference performers, as well as 10 Second Team, four Third Team, 14 Honorable Mention athletes, and 14 named to the WHAC Champions of Character Team. Indiana Tech won three WHAC Coach of the Year awards, with one coach winning twice.
Tech had 31 WHAC Players of the Week and two NAIA National Players of the Week. The Warriors had two WHAC Preseason All-Conference selections, two tabbed to the WHAC All-Newcomer Team, one WHAC Newcomer of the Year, one WHAC Gold Glove, one WHAC All-Defensive Team, one WHAC Track and Field Outstanding Performer, and six athletes earn All-Region accolades.
The Warriors also had 19 NAIA All-Americans, one 3rd Team All-American, two Honorable Mention All-Americans, and one NAIA Preseason All-American.
Academically, 71 Tech athletes were tabbed as WHAC All-Academic Team selections, 40 NAIA Scholar-Athletes, and three NCBCA Academic All-Americans.
Indiana Tech has also seen 20 teams get to experience postseason play, as men’s and women’s cross country, men's and women’s soccer, volleyball, men's and women's basketball, the indoor men’s and women’s track & field teams, bowling, baseball, softball, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s tennis, and the outdoor men’s and women’s track & field teams have all competed in conference tournaments, with six teams competing in NAIA National Tournaments. The volleyball, baseball, women’s golf, women’s indoor track and field, and the women’s outdoor track and field teams all won WHAC Championships this season.
Fans will be able to keep track of all the individual honors awarded to Warrior student-athletes throughout the year by checking out the Athletic Honors page located on the left tab or by clicking on the link here http://www.indianatech.edu/Athletics/honors/. Fans can also read the press release associated with the award by clicking on the link of the award.
For more information on Indiana Tech athletics please call the Athletic Office at 260-422-5561 ext. 2262 or visit our website at http://www.indianatech.edu/athletics