Athletics

A total of 10 Notre Dame student-athletes have earned CoSIDA Academic All-America recognition on three occasions during their Fighting Irish careers, including a trio of three-time first-team CoSIDA Academic All-Americans, and two Academic All-Americans of the Year. The following list includes all of Notre Dame's three-time Academic All-Americans across all teams and all sports, dating back to the inception of the CoSIDA Academic All-America program in 1952.


John Loughran
Baseball

Vanessa Pruzinsky
Women's Soccer

Bob Arnzen
Men's Basketball

Erika Bohn
Women's Soccer

Joy Battersby
Softball

Tom Gibbons
Football

Jarrah Myers
Softball

Joe Heap
Football

Katie Marten
Softball

Greg Dingens
Football

CHRONOLOGICAL LISTING
Name1stYr/Sport/Tm/Pos2ndYr/Sport/Tm/Pos 3rdYr/Sport/Tm/Pos
Joe Heap 1952/Football/1st/RB 1953/Football/1st/RB 1954/Football/1st/RB
Bob Arnzen 1967/M Basketball/1st/F 1968/M Basketball/1st/F 1969/M Basketball/1st/F
Tom Gibbons 1978/Football/2nd/DB 1979/Football/2nd/DB 1980/Football/1st/DB
Greg Dingens 1983/Football/2nd/DL 1984/Football/1st/DL 1985/Football/1st/DL
John Loughran 1985/Baseball/3rd/OF 1986/Baseball/1st/OF 1987/Baseball/2nd/OF
Joy Battersby 1995/Softball/2nd/P 1996/Softball/2nd/P 1997/Softball/3rd/P
Katie Marten 1995/Softball/3rd/DH 1996/Softball/2nd/DH 1997/Softball/1st/DH
Jarrah Myers# 2000/Softball/3rd/C 2001/Softball/1st/C 2002/Softball/1st/C
Vanessa Pruzinsky# 2000/W At-Large/1st/D 2001/W At-Large/1st/D 2003/W Soccer/1st/D
Erika Bohn 2003/W Soccer/2nd/G 2004/W Soccer/1st/G 2005/W Soccer/1st/G
Ashley Armstrong 2013/W At-Large/3rd 2014/W At-Large/2nd 2015/W At-Large/2nd
# - Academic All-America Team Member Of The Year
 
THREE-TIME FIRST-TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS
Joe Heap 1952/Football/RB 1953/Football/RB 1954/Football/RB
Bob Arnzen 1967/M Basketball/F 1968/M Basketball/F 1969/M Basketball/F
Vanessa Pruzinsky# 2001/W At-Large/D 2002/W At-Large/Soccer 2003/W Soccer/D
# - Academic All-America Team Member Of The Year
 
BASEBALL THREE-TIME ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS (1)
John Loughran 1985/3rd/OF 1986/1st/OF 1987/2nd/OF
 
MEN'S BASKETBALL THREE-TIME ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS (1)
Bob Arnzen 1967/1st/F 1968/1st/F 1969/1st/F
 
FOOTBALL THREE-TIME ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS (3)
Joe Heap 1952/1st/RB 1953/1st/RB 1954/1st/RB
Tom Gibbons 1978/2nd/DB 1979/2nd/DB 1980/1st/DB
Greg Dingens 1983/2nd/DL 1984/1st/DL 1985/1st/DL
 
Women's Golf Three-Time Academic All-Americans (1)
Ashley Armstrong 2013/W At-Large/3rd 2014/W At-Large/2nd 2015/W At-Large/2nd
 
WOMEN'S SOCCER THREE-TIME ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS (2)
Vanessa Pruzinsky# 2001/1st/W At-Large 2002/1st/W At-Large 2003/1st/D
Erika Bohn 2003/2nd/G 2004/1st/G 2005/1st/G
# - Academic All-America Team Member Of The Year
 
SOFTBALL THREE-TIME ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS (3)
Joy Battersby 1995/2nd/P 1996/2nd/P 1997/3rd/P
Katie Marten 1995/3rd/DH 1996/2nd/DH 1997/1st/DH
Jarrah Myers# 2000/3rd/C 2001/1st/C 2002/1st/C
# - Academic All-America Team Member Of The Year

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