67 student-athletes named to all-academic teams

7/12/2007 7:00:00 AM

The University of Nevada had 67 student-athletes named to the 2007 Western Athletic Conference All-Academic Team for spring sports and freshmen/transfers, the conference announced July 11. To be eligible, a student-athlete must have completed least one academic year, have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests. Spring sports include men's and women's outdoor track and field, men's and women's golf, men's and women's tennis, softball and baseball. Including the 67 spring sport and freshmen/transfer honorees, the University of Nevada saw 99 of its student-athletes earn WAC All-Academic honors for the 2006-07 season. In addition, 57 student-athletes earned their degrees during the 2006-07 academic year, and the university received no penalties in the NCAA's Academic Progress Rate for the second consecutive year. Last year, the Wolf Pack had 88 student-athletes on the WAC's All-Academic teams. The following is a list of Nevada's spring sport and freshman/transfer all-academic honorees:

2006-07 ACADEMIC ALL-WAC SPRING SPORTS

Baseball

  • David Ciarlo, Jr.
  • Ben Colton, Sr.
  • Daniel Eastham, Sr.
  • Kody Keroher, Sr.
  • Owen Mackedon, Jr.
  • Matthew Suleski, Sr.
  • Terry Walsh, Jr.

Men's Golf

  • Chase Cooper, Sr.

Women's Golf

  • Kelly Burke, Sr.
  • Nicole de Gennaro, Sr.
  • Heather Olmstead, Jr.

Softball

  • Michelle Beach, So.
  • Brittany Puzey, So.
  • Katie Stith, So.
  • Kristin Stith, Sr.
  • Amanda Wise, Sr.
  • Men's Tennis
  • Eldar Dzhafarov, Sr.
  • Guillaume Tonelli, Sr.

Women's Tennis

  • Caroline Bailly, So.
  • Ly-Huong Dinh, Sr.
  • Maria Mizyuk, So.
  • Sonia Velez, Jr.
  • Bridgette Strickland, So.

Women's Track & Field

  • Inger Appanaitis, Sr.
  • Christa Avena, Jr.
  • Kali Baker, Sr.
  • Hannah Balkenbush, Jr.
  • Amanda Boice, Jr.
  • Amanda Gramly, Jr.
  • Patrice Hartwell, So.
  • Corinne Kuklovsky, Sr.
  • Megan Lytle, Sr.
  • Ashley Mathis, Sr.
  • Bree-Ann Piva, Sr.
  • Mandy Russ, Sr.
  • Charlotte Schonbeck, Jr.
  • Analisa Serrano, Jr.
  • Polly Smith, So.
  • Sherena Smith, Sr.
  • Shaina Wright, Jr.

2006-07 ACADEMIC ALL-WAC FRESHMEN AND TRANSFERS

Women's Basketball

  • Brandi Harris, Sr.
  • Marianne Lombardi, Fr.
  • Mikail Price, Jr.

Women's Cross Country

  • Mandy Russ, So.
  • Charlotte Schonbeck, Jr.
  • Tiffany Tandy, So.

Men's Golf

  • Taylor Coffman, Fr.

Women's Golf

  • Pamela Abreu, Fr.

Women's Soccer

  • Devin Noe, Fr.
  • Kenishia Warren, So.

Women's Swimming & Diving

  • Margaret Doolittle, Fr.
  • Katherine Fritcher, Fr.
  • Danielle Maddock, Fr.
  • Miranda Moore, Fr.
  • Chelsea Sawyer, So.
  • Kaitlyn Whiteside, Fr.
  • Christine Zimmer, Jr.

Men's Tennis

  • Alex Daruty, Fr.
  • Augustin Myard, Fr.
  • Guerin Smith, Fr.

Women's Tennis

  • Alice Hall, Fr.
  • Laetitia Tan, Fr.

Women's Track & Field

  • Emily Jacobsen, Fr.
  • Alex McAlman, Fr.

Volleyball

  • Lauren Kelly, Fr.
  • Katijo Matthews, Fr.
  • Jorgan Staker, Fr.

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