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Rengifo and Wright represent SLU in the academic team of all CoSIDA districts


HAMMOND, Louisiana – University of Southeast Louisiana kicker Mateo rengifo and defensive back Matt wright were recognized for academic and athletic excellence by being named to the College of America (CoSIDA) Sports Information Directors All-District 6 academic team, which was released by CoSIDA on Thursday.

As first-team selections, Rengifo and Wright are contenders for All-America academic honors.

In his second season with the Lions, Rengifo has a cumulative grade point average of 3.67 in general studies. The Lawrenceville, Ga. Native is 7 for 9 on the field this season and leads the Southland Conference with 80 points scored.

Wright has a GPA of 3.59 in finance and holds a GPA of 4.0 as an MBA candidate. The Austin, Texas native has appeared in all 10 Lions games this season and made 26 high school tackles.

To be eligible for the All District Academic Team, student-athletes must be in their second season or later at their current institution, be a key contributor to their team, and have a GPA of 3.30 or higher. . District 6 includes all of the Division I schools in the states of Louisiana, Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

The No.12 Lions will have a chance of winning at least a share of the Southland Conference Championship tonight, when they host Nicholls for the River Bell Classic at 6 p.m. at Strawberry Stadium. Wright will be one of the senior class members who will be honored approximately 30 minutes before kick-off.

The game will be televised on ESPN + and can be heard in the Hammond area on Kajun 107.1 FM, The Highway 104.7 FM and The Boss 103.7 FM / 1400 AM, as well as online at www.kajun107.net.

CoSIDA All-District 6 Academic Football Team
Pos. – Name – School – Year – GPA – Major

QB – Brock Purdy – Iowa State – Sr. – 3.65 – Communication Studies
RB – Tyler Badie – Missouri – Gr. – 3.83 – Sports management
RB – Hunter Luepke – State of North Dakota – So. – 3.42 – Finances
WR – Barrett Banister – Missouri – Gr. – 3.55 – Sports Management (UG) / Athletic Administration and Positive Training (G)
WR – Corey Rucker – State of Arkansas – So. – 3.80 – Not stated
WR – Caleb Vander Esch – South Dakota – Sr. – 3.83 – Communication
WR – Austin Williams – Mississippi State – Gr. – 4.00 / 4.00 – Finance (UG) / Business Administration (G)
TE – Charlie Kolar – Iowa State – Gr. – 4.00 – Mechanical Engineering
OL – Blaise Andries – Minnesota – Gr. – 3.84 – Actuary Science & Applied Business Analytcis
OL – Abraham Deflin – Louisiana Tech – Gr. – 3.90 / 4.00 – Construction Engineering Technology (UG) / Engineering Technology and Technology Management (G)
OL – Wes Genant – South Dakota State – Gr. – 3.90 – Human Biology
OL – Lewis Kidd – Montana State – Gr. – 3.27 – Education (UG) / Curriculum & Instruction (G)
OL – Colin Newell – Iowa State – Sr. – 3.67 – Family & Consumer Science
OL – Conner Olson – Minnesota – Gr. – 3.39 / 3.94 – Public Health Administration and Policy
K- Mateo rengifo – Southeast – Jr. – 3.67 – General Studies

K – Mason Lorber – South Dakota – Gr. – 3.53 / 3.86 – Operational analysis
K – Jake Reinholz – North Dakota State – Gr. – 3.70 / 4.00 – Mechanical Engineering (G)
DL – Zach Bernard – Nicholls – So. – 3.50 – Biology / Pre-Med
DL – Matt Henningsen – Wisconsin – Gr. – 4.00 / 3.68 – Electrical Engineering (UG) / Electrical and Computer Engineering (G)
DL – Lane Tucker – North Dakota State – Gr. – 3.77 / 3.86 – Business Administration (G)
DL – Reece Winkelman – South Dakota State – Sr. – 3.87 – Business Economics
LB – Troy Anderson – Montana State – Sr. – 3.91 – Farm Business
LB – Jack Cochrane – South Dakota – Sr. – 4.00 – Criminal Justice & Business
LB – Jack Gibbens – Minnesota – Gr. – 4.00 / 3.86 – Accounting
DB – Matt wright – South East – Gr. – 3.59 / 4.00 – Finance (UG) / Business administration (G)

DB – Martin Emerson – State of Mississippi – Jr. – 3.33 – Business Administration
DB – Robby Hauck – Montana – Gr. – 3.95 / 3.95 – Management Information Systems (UG) / MBA (G)
DB – Alexander Rogers – Drake – Sr. – 3.55 – Data Analysis and Computing
P – Brady Schutt – South Dakota – Sr. – 3.87 – Medical Biology
ST – Dalton Godfrey – South Dakota – Sr. – 4.00 – Business Administration

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