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WAC Announces Academic All-WAC Honorees for Fall 2018 Sports

WAC Announces Academic All-WAC Honorees for Fall 2018 Sports

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DENVER – The Western Athletic Conference today announced the 2018 Academic All-WAC honorees from men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer and volleyball. To be eligible for the honor, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year, have at least a 3.2 cumulative grade-point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests.

A total of 273 student-athletes were named to the list. Of the first and second team All-WAC selections from the fall sports, 59 percent were also honored as Academic All-WAC honorees. Utah Valley had the most honorees with 40, followed by Kansas City with 37 and Grand Canyon with 33. Of the sports, women's soccer had the most honorees with 87.

The following is a complete list of the fall sport Academic All-WAC honorees.

Men's Cross Country
California Baptist
Simon Bedard, Jr.
Jacob Boatman, Sr.
Dennis Messmer, Sr.

Chicago State
Justin Johnson, So.
William Llanos, Sr.
Desmond Meyer, Sr.

Grand Canyon
Matthew Anciaux, Jr.
Joseph Biehl, So.

Kansas City
Marcus Johnson, Sr.
Lachlan Moore, Jr.
Daylan Quinn, Jr.
Josh Sanders, So.

NM State
James McLain, So.

Seattle U
Eli Boudouris, Sr.
Kyle Kennedy, So.
Ben Monk, Gr.
Nathan Pixler, Jr.

UT Rio Grande Valley
Mathew Peynado, Sr.

Utah Valley
Adrian Jones, Jr.
Lamek Keditukei, So.
Geofrey Kemboi, So.
Kevin Lynch, Sr.
Anthony Ocegueda, So.

Women's Cross Country
California Baptist
Fruzsi Ladanyi, Jr.
Natalia Novak, So.
Anett Somogyi, Jr.

CSU Bakersfield
Alejandra Frausto, Jr.
Bianca Frausto, Jr.

Chicago State
Natalie Couture, Sr.
London Nelson, So.

Grand Canyon
Elizabeth Balsan, Jr.
McKayla Cordova, So.
Kenzie Fitzgerald, Sr.
Paige Hildebrandt, Jr.
Erika Wallace, Jr.

Kansas City
Halley Dean, Jr.
Katie Hanners, So.
Sarah Jaloma, Jr.
Mia Jerman, Sr.

NM State
Jess Dominguez, So.
Nichole Gomez, Sr.
Corinne Hanson, Jr.
Kelli Kirkpatrick, Sr.
Elana Kresl, Jr.
Regina Marquez, Jr.
Nicolette Pacheco, Jr.
Stephanie Quintero, Sr.
Leah Salazar, Jr.
Julia Yescas, Jr.

Seattle U
Thea Foulk, Jr.
Shannan Higgins, Jr.
Elle Stein, So.

Utah Valley
Hannah Branch, So.
Mary Christensen, So.
Rebekah Christensen, So.
Aisha Graham Perez, Sr.
Emily Jones, So.
Kami Lynch, Sr.
Savannah Neuberger, Sr.

Men's Soccer
Air Force
Reece Cooke, So.
David Louthan, Sr.
James Sims, Sr.

California Baptist
Brian Gonzalez, So.
Chris Heckenberg, So.
Preston Judd, So.
Uriel Mosqueda, So.
Caley Powers, Sr.
Joey Scotti, Jr.
Sebastian Wiesbock, Jr.

CSU Bakersfield
Samuel Gomez, Sr.
Niklas Koerber, Jr.
Henry Nguyen, So.
Tom Shepherd, So.

Grand Canyon
Marco Afonso, So.
Marlon Atondo, Sr.
Austin Day, Jr.
Josh Drack, So.
Brandon Johnson, Jr.
Alex Radilla, Sr.
Alex Ramirez, Sr.
Justin Rasmussen, So.

Houston Baptist
Gabriel Camera, Gr.
Jordi Cobo, So.
Dominick Faletto, Jr.
Darrell Johnson, Sr.
Thomas Menke, Jr.
Gianluca Natera, So.
Josue Palomino, Sr.
Dequan Thomas, Jr.
Khalil Thomas, Jr.
Tim Watson, Jr.

UIW
Tristan Brouwer, Jr.
Isaac Currie, Gr.
Marjan Gamsjager, Gr.
Miguel Giron-Ojeda, Sr.

Kansas City
Christian Anderaos, Sr.
Chris Bellmann, Gr.
Michele Drago, Sr.
Filippo Errico, Jr.
Lorant Lettner, Sr.
Victor Olorunfemi, Jr.
Mirko Orchi, Jr.
Antoine Precheur, Jr.
Tim Staerz, Jr.

UNLV
Enrique Adame, Sr.
Lester Gariba, Jr.
Timo Mehlich, Jr.

San José State
Jeff Dukes, Jr.
Jonathan Partida, Sr.
Kalei Tolentino-Perry, So.

Seattle U
Josh Adachi, Sr.
Julian Avila-Good, Jr.
Cody Buchanan, Sr.
Connor Noblat, Jr.
Kees Westra, Sr.

UT Rio Grande Valley
Markus Björs, Sr.
Bryce Box, So.
Antone Jarvis, Sr.
Angel Lopez, Jr.
Isidro Martinez, Sr.
Arthur Rogers, Jr.
Dimitris Strantzalis, Jr.

Utah Valley
Mark Brown, Jr.
Austin Buxton, Sr.
Alec Felix, Jr.
Blake Leonetti, Sr.
Zach Maas, So.
Ben Perkins, Sr.
Diego Serna, Sr.
Joseph Wheelwright, Jr.
Caleb Wight, Fr.

Women's Soccer
California Baptist
Desarae Felix, Sr.
Miranda Hald, Jr.
Brooke Ligtenberg, Sr.
Symone Mack, Jr.
Miranda Martinez, Sr.
Michaela Miller, Jr.
Lanai Navarro, Sr.
Camille Ramirez, So.
Rebecca Romero, Sr.

CSU Bakersfield
Jordan Bertram, Jr.
Sabrina Delgado, Sr.
Sophie Freeman, Jr.
Coral Lake, Sr.
Jordan Martinez, So.
Anesa Sasivarevic, Jr.
Tori VandeHoef, Sr.

Chicago State
Mariela Alba, Jr.
Bailey Holifield, Jr.
Sierra Nixon, Sr.
Jensyn Stanberry, So.
Audra Wisehart, Sr.

Grand Canyon
Abigail Burton, Sr.
McKenzie Cook, Sr.
Hannah Edwards, So.
Brylee Hawkins, Sr.
Sandra Hill, So.
Sarah Inafuku, Sr.
Camryn Larson, So.
Mikaela McGee, So.
Hannah Nichols, So.
Kelsey Smith, Sr.

Kansas City
Hayden Burnett, So.
Ryann Burnett, Sr.
Reighan Childers, Sr.
Maddison Cipolla, So.
Ruth Fiander, So.
Halle Hamilton, Jr.
Lexie Howard, Sr.
Carly Janike, Jr.
Liz Mann, So.
Kelsey Mothershead, Sr.
Abby Small, Jr.
Emily Talmon, Sr.

NM State
Samantha Afonso, Sr.
Kelly Burton, Jr.
Audriana Chavez, Sr.
Zorena Hazen, Sr.
Ashley Martin, Sr.
Katie Martinez, So.
Rebecca Mazzie, Sr.
Jess McDow, Jr.
Micaela Milavec, Sr.

Seattle U
Rachel Bowler, Jr.
Isabelle Butterfield, Sr.
Hannah Carrothers, Sr.
Kate Farnham, Jr.
Mikaela Morey, So.
Olivia Ovenell, Sr.
Jessie Ray, Jr.
Kelsey Vogel, Jr.
Emily Zimmer, Sr.

UT Rio Grande Valley
Diandra Aliaga, Sr.
Diana Ansah, Jr.
Sarah Bonney, Jr.
Matilyn Hepker, So.
Anna Hover, So.
Kelzey Jepsen, Sr.
Jada MacLean, So.
Tina Sophie Nielson, So.
Tuva Rolstad Nilsen, Sr.
Gina Steiner, So.
Katherine Stokely, Sr.
Kinga Szemik, Jr.

Utah Valley
Linley Brown, Sr.
Hannah Bruce, Jr.
Sara Callister, Sr.
Siri Dahl, So.
Sarah Davis, Sr.
Laken Flinders, Sr.
Brianna Hatch, Jr.
Amanda Mangelson, So.
Breanna McCarter, Sr.
Cassidy McCormick, So.
Brooklyn Nielsen, Jr.
Whitney Paskins, Jr.
Alexis Peterson, Sr.
Amber Tripp, Jr.

Volleyball
California Baptist
Elizabeth Gilley, Jr.
Sydney Marks, So.
Tesa Oaks, So.
Natalie Zimmerer, Sr.

CSU Bakersfield
Brooke Boiseau, So.
Krista Hernandez, So.

Chicago State
Lacee Adams, So.
Karen Angulo, Sr.
Ludmila Bomfim, Sr.
Lauryn Dela Cruz, Sr.
Megan Klavitter, Sr.
Gabrielle Pearl, Sr.

Grand Canyon
Teagan DeFalco, So.
Kobie Dunn, So.
Molly Feldmeth, So.
Sarah Hagge, So.
Melody Horton, Jr.
Kaira Moss, So.
Kayla Redfield, Jr.
Tressa Schuler, Sr.

Kansas City
Mack Blatcher, So.
Emma Dyer, Sr.
Alicia Harrington, Jr.
Brooke Jacobs, Sr.
Kynnedy Myers, Sr.
Alex Ratzlaff, So.
Alli Schomers, So.
Rhegan Spiegel, Jr.

NM State
Briana Ainsworth, Sr.
Tatyana Battle, Sr
Savannah Davison, So.
Megan Hart, Sr.
Brigette Lowe, Jr.
Natalie Mikels, So.
Julianna Salanoa, So.
Kiley Tonge, So.

Seattle U
Victoria Demmene, So.
Mila Duarte, Sr.
Shae Harris, Sr.
Rachel Stark, Jr.
Maja Stojanovic, Sr.
Michelle Taynton, So.

UT Rio Grande Valley
Alexandra Ecker, Sr.
Ragni Steen Knudsen, Sr.
Barbara Thais Krug, Sr.
Pamela Moreira, So.
Debora Nazario, So.
Barbara Silva, Jr.
Dubravka Vukoja, Sr.
Gysell Zayas, Sr.

Utah Valley
Kristen Allred, So.
Alexis Davies, Sr.
Jaysa Funk Stratton, So.
Seren Merrill, So.
Kazna Tarawhiti, Fr.

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