UW-WC Names Top Athletes

By UW-Washington County

UW-Washington County’s top student athletes were recognized at the May athletic banquet. The awards were presented by Debbie Butschlick, Athletic Director and Professor Roger Peterson, WCC Faculty Representative. 

Pick Athletes of the Year
                (l to r): Marissa Kaul
   Courtney O’Connell (campus admin.)
                   and Samuel Krause

Marissa Kaul of Rubicon received both the Robert B. Pick female athlete of the year award and the Tom Brigham Scholar Athlete award. Active on UW-WC’s basketball team for two years, Marissa was named to the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference (WCC) Second Team All-Conference.  

The Pick award for the top male athlete of the year was presented to Samuel Krause, Cedarburg who was active in both golf and basketball. In golf, he received Second Team All-Conference. In basketball, Krause was a member of both the 2017 WCC State Runner up Basketball team and WCC State Champion Basketball team.

Student athletes named to the WCC Scholastic Honor Roll include:  Mitchell Behm (basketball); Audra Brandenburg (basketball); Adrian Huerta (basketball); Marissa Kaul (basketball); Samuel Krause (basketball & golf) and Thomas Rodgers (soccer).  Student athletes named to the fall semester WCC Distinguished Academic Honor Roll (3.5+) Marissa Kaul (basketball); Thomas Rodgers (soccer); Catherine Tucker (volleyball) and Koy Walsh (basketball). Student Athletes named to the fall semester WCC Academic Honor Roll (3.0+) include: Mitchell Behm (basketball); Audra Brandenburg (basketball, tennis) Derrick Chaney (basketball); Adrian Huerta (basketball); Samuel Krause (basketball); Meghan MacFarlane (basketball, Tennis, volleyball); Matthew Melsheimer (tennis); Ross Riegleman (basketball); Kayla Schommer (volleyball); Matt Schuppie (soccer);  Parker Semerad (soccer); Greta Strasser (basketball); Allison Thill (volleyball) and Mikena Wantz (volleyball).

2018 scholar athletes
                 SCHOLAR ATHLETES
L to R: Thomas J. Brigham, Adrian Huerta,
Courtney O’Connell, Samuel Krause,
Audra Brandenburg, Mitchell Behm,
Marissa Kaul, Roger Peterson 
(Missing Thomas Rodgers)





Sue Bausch, Regional Director of Communications