Jackman, Gretler Earn Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships
CORVALLIS – Oregon State rower Callan Jackman and baseball player Michael Gretler have both earned Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships, the conference office announced Friday.
The scholarships, worth $9,000 each, are awarded to up to two student-athletes from each Pac-12 school annually. These worthy student-athletes maintained a minimum 3.0 grade-point average and demonstrated a commitment to education, campus and community involvement, and leadership.
To be selected for a 2020-21 Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarship, a student-athlete must have: maintained an overall undergraduate minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.00, been accepted to or already be enrolled as a full-time student in a graduate or professional program at an accredited institution, or in a postgraduate program for which an undergraduate degree is required for admission, Performed with distinction as a member of a varsity team and exemplified behavior, both in competition and beyond, in a manner that has brought credit to the student-athlete, the institution, and intercollegiate athletics.
Jackman, who hails from Dublin, Calif., made the 2020 Pac-12 Spring Honor Roll. She rowed in the second Varsity 8 for most of the 2020-21 season, and was part of an Oregon State squad that finished fourth at Pac-12 Championships.
Gretler, a Bonney Lake, Wash., native, played for the Beavers from 2015-18, appearing in 202 games. He batted .285 with 38 doubles, five triples, 13 home runs and 100 RBI before being drafted by Pittsburgh in the 10th round of the 2018 MLB Draft. A 2018 national champion, he will attend Oregon State for a Master of Business Administration.
Oregon State Athletics strives to Build Excellent Authentic Visionary Student-Athletes (Go BEAVS).