MIDLAND, MICH. – Kyle Ziegler, a junior infielder on the Northwood University baseball team, has been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
First-team Academic All-District honorees advance to the Google Cloud Academic All-America ballot, with first- and second-team Academic All-America honorees to be announced in June.
Ziegler has been a three-year starter for Northwood both at shortstop and second base. This season, he is batting .304 with four home runs and 32 RBIs. Ziegler currently ranks fourth in the GLIAC in stolen bases (14), 10th in the GLIAC in runs (41), 11th in hits (55) and ninth in walks (25). He is a finance major with a 3.95 GPA.
Northwood enters the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Tournament as the No. 3 seed after finishing the regular season 32-17 overall, 17-11 in the GLIAC. The Timberwolves are currently ranked fourth in the latest NCAA DII Midwest Region. Over the last three seasons, Northwood has gone 116-46 (.716).