}GREENCASTLE, IN — DePauw’s Erin Pasch (Indianapolis, Ind.) has earned a spot in the NCAA Division III Championships in the heptathlon and was one of four Tigers to earn U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) all-Great Lakes Region honors.
The student-athletes with the top five times/marks in each event in each region earn the distinction. Pasch posted the highest heptathlon point total in the region with 4,773 at the Gibson Invitational hosted by Indiana State in mid-April. She will compete in the heptathlon this Thursday and Friday at the NCAA Championships in Greensboro, N.C.
Pasch was also part of the third-ranked 4x400 relay in the region as she joined Charlotte Borland (Huntington, Ind.), Annalise Grammel (Canal Winchester, Ohio) and Seelye Stoffregen (Greencastle, Ind.) to break the school record with a time of 3:58.12 at Rose-Hulman’s Friday Night Spikes meet.
Founded in 1837, DePauw University is a top-ranked, 100% residential, private liberal arts university in Greencastle, Ind. Through its College of Liberal Arts and School of Music, DePauw provides highly personalized education in small classes, with 95% of its graduates employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation. DePauw is ranked 5th for study abroad, and 80% of students receive academic credit for off-campus study, including internships, independent projects and service work. The university is ranked in the top 20 for both graduate salaries and internship opportunities among private institutions, 8th for Fulbright Scholars, 8th for producing top business executives, 8th for graduate salaries, and 2nd for Teach For America employees. Our graduates have a 90% acceptance rate for medical school and an 80% acceptance rate for law school, both well above the national average.