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Press Release

June 13, 2006

Keith Tabbed on Academic All-America Third Team

MARYVILLE, Mo. - Northwest Missouri State senior student-athlete Zach Keith (Chillicothe, Mo.) has been honored on the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America College Division Men's At-Large Third Team, announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Keith helped lead the Northwest men's tennis team to a spot in the NCAA Division II National Tournament in mid-May. The sports included in "At-Large Teams" are tennis, water polo, swimming, skiing, gymnastics, golf, ice hockey, rifle and field hockey.

Keith was a unanimous selection on the All-MIAA First Team at No. 6 singles after going 11-0 at the final singles flight. He was also announced on the All-MIAA Second Team at the No. 3 doubles slot where he went 11-5 overall. The history and social science education major sat out 2005 after he was a First Teamer at both No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles as a junior in 2004. Keith is a two-time MIAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll recipient and was named to the 2006 Academic All-District VII First Team in late May.

This such award is the first for Keith. A complete listing of the Academic All-America teams can be viewed at www.cosida.com and clicking on the Academic All-America link on the left.

*CoSIDA Academic All-America Men's At-Large College Division VII Third Team*

ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Aaron Burg WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH, UNIVERSITY OF V Sr. New London, Wis. 4.00 Secondary Education (Biology)
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS A.J. Tinklepaugh LYNCHBURG COLLEGE III Sr. Annandale, VA 3.78 Biomedical Science
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Patrick Rodjom CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY IV Sr. Pittsburgh, PA 3.62 Computer Engineering & Engineering Management
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Mislav Hizak EMBRY-RIDDLE UNIVERSITY (FL) III So. Varazdin, Croatia 3.89 Business Administration
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Gregg Nurrenbern TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY VII Sr. Fulton, Mo. 3.64 business administration
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Greg Koch SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY VI Sr. Burkburnett, Texas 4.00 Chemistry
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Thomas Hipp BARRY UNIVERSITY III Jr. Kreenheinstetten, Germany 3.96 Sports Management
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Aaron Sunday ST. NORBERT COLLEGE V Jr. Petoskey, Mich. 3.91 mathematics
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Zack Fayne WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY VII Sr. Columbus, Ohio 3.97 economics/psychology
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Nick Cochrane CENTRAL COLLEGE VII Sr. Fort Dodge, Iowa 3.92 English
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Gabriel Sinkin NEW YORK UNIVERSITY I Sr. Rochester, NY 3.75 Computer Science
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Brice Garnett MISSOURI WESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY VII Sr. Gallatin, Mo. 3.62 finance
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Chris Finegold CALIFORNIA, UNIVERSITY OF AT SAN DIEGO VIII Sr. Palo Alto, CA 3.65 Management Science
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Sebastian Niedermayer ECKERD COLLEGE III Sr. Munich, Germany 3.84 Economics
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Derek Crane LYCOMING COLLEGE II Sr. Elizabethtown, Pa. 3.83 Biology and Criminal Justice
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Roy Lehman HARDIN-SIMMONS UNIVERSITY VI Jr. Vernon, Texas 4.0 Biology/Pre-Med
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Dustin Meisner OLIVET COLLEGE IV So. Temperance, Mich. 4.0 Visual Arts & Biology
ALL POSITIONS/EVENTS Zach Keith NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY VII Gr. Chillicothe, Mo. 3.94 history / social science education

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