Friday, February 1, 2013
Student Athlete Success
The Mountain West Conference named 39 Aztecs to the fall All-Academic Team.
Cross Country had 11 student athletes named to the all-academic team
A total of 39 San Diego State student-athletes from four different sports have been selected to the Mountain West all-academic team for the 2012 fall semester, the conference office announced Thursday.
The Aztec football team had the largest amount of honorees with 14 selections, including senior D.J.Shields, who boasts the highest cumulative grade point average of the SDSU contingent with a 3.87 in civil engineering. Senior Andrea Hannasch of the volleyball team sports the next highest GPA at 3.84 in math, followed by women's soccer senior Marisa Fraticelli, who is maintaining a 3.78 in nursing.
In all, the Aztec women's cross country squad had 11 of its runners selected, while women's soccer had eight picks, followed by volleyball's six honorees.
To be eligible for selection, student-athletes must have completed at least one academic term at the member institution while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, and be a starter or significant contributor on their athletic team.
2012 MOUNTAIN WEST FALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM (SDSU Only)
|SPORT || || ATHLETE ||YEAR || || MAJOR |
|Cross Country || || Lily Mako || Freshman|| || Criminal Justice|
|Cross Country || || Megan geyer|| Freshman|| || Nursing|
|Cross Country|| || Marianne Hogan|| Senior|| || Management|
|Cross Country || || Josefine Koskinen|| Senior|| || Sociology|
|Cross Country || || Chelsea Kruthers|| Freshman|| || Criminal Justice|
|Cross Country || || Jessica McCall|| Freshman|| || Accounting|
|Cross Country || || Amanda Okun|| Junior|| || Kinesiology|
|Cross Country || || Amy Reaser|| Junior|| || Kinesiology|
|Cross Country || || Rachel Roesgen|| Freshman|| || Kinesiology|
|Cross Country || || Laura Vasquez|| Freshman|| || Athletic Training |
|Cross Country || || Melissa Wendor|| Sophomore|| || Child Development|
| Football|| || Dylan Denso|| Junior|| || Management|
| Football|| || Japheth Gordon|| Junior|| || Social Science|
| Football|| || Ryan Katz|| Senior|| || Educ. Leadership/Student Affairs|
| Football|| || Dan Kottman|| Freshman|| || Management|
| Football|| || Derek Largent|| Sophomore|| || Computer Engineering|
| Football|| || Chance Marden|| Senior|| || Management|
| Football|| || Jeff Overbaugh|| Freshman|| || Kinesiology|
| Football|| || Bryce Quigley|| Junior|| || Civil Engineering|
| Football|| || Adam Roberts|| Sophomore|| || Construction Engineering|
| Football|| || Pierre Romain|| Freshman|| || Criminal Justice|
| Football|| || Dominique Sandifer|| Senior|| || Rehabilitation Counseling|
| Football|| || D.J. Shields|| Senior|| || Civil Engineering|
| Football|| || Tim Vizzi|| Junior|| || Communication|
| Football|| || Chad Young|| Junior|| || Criminal Justice|
| Women's Soccer|| || Victoria Barba|| Freshman|| || Undeclared|
| Women's Soccer|| || Marisa Fraticelli|| Senior|| || Nursing|
| Women's Soccer|| || Tiffany Geer|| Freshman|| || Psychology|
| Women's Soccer|| || Ashley Hauke|| Freshman|| || Marine Biology |
| Women's Soccer|| || Hannah Keane|| Sophomore || || Health Communication|
| Women's Soccer|| || Rachael McGlinchy|| Senior|| || International Business|
| Women's Soccer|| || Kelsey Schwartz|| Freshman|| || Marketing|
| Women's Soccer|| || Kory Spotts|| Junior|| || Advertising|
| Volleyball|| || Andrea Hannasch|| Senior|| || Math|
| Volleyball|| || Emily Harris|| Junior|| || Television, Film and New Media|
| Volleyball|| || Kristi Jackels|| Senior|| || Management|
| Volleyball|| || Chloe Mathis|| Sophomore || || Communication|
| Volleyball|| || Courtney Vaccarello|| Junior|| || Criminal Justice|
| Volleyball|| || Michelle Waber|| Sophomore || || Social Science|
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