|Forty Cal Poly Pomona students were honored by the California Collegiate Athletic Association.|
Forty Cal Poly Pomona student-athletes earned 2007-2008 California Collegiate Athletic Association All-Academic Awards, conference commissioner Robert J. Hiegert announced last week.
“Our student-athletes put forth a tremendous commitment toward their respective sports and academics,'' Director of Athletics Brian Swanson said. “These 40 individuals have set high standards for themselves in their academics, and we're very proud of what they have accomplished.
“We have a well-respected group of coaches and academic advising department, who continue their dedication toward developing each student-athlete.''
To be eligible for the award, student-athletes must be a varsity letter winner who competed in one of 13 CCAA-sponsored sports and record a grade point average of 3.40 or above in a minimum of 24 semester or 36 quarter units.
The 40 Cal Poly Pomona award winners are:
Men's basketball: Kyle Krause, Kevin Neveu
Women's basketball: Unique Anderson, Reyana Colson, Natasha Reed
Baseball: Chris Brehm, Ben Lebovitz, Edward Pryor, Chris Wilson, Casey Yokubaitis
Men's soccer: Nathan Braunwalder, Vaughn Jolomi
Women's soccer: Leila Brewster, Jessica Horning, Lindsey Latham, Stephanie Sandino
Women's tennis: Fallon Blattner, Mallory Brady, Ellyn Caprara, Kaitlin Wooldridge
Volleyball: Jasmine Davis, Natalia Gonzalez, Antoinette Kathol, Rocio Vargas
Women's cross country: Emmaline Hartel
Women's cross country/track and field: Claudia Garcia, Keiry Perez, Denise Salceda, Tiffany Turner
Women's track and field: Allison Brewer, Milagro Carpio, Rizala Carrington, Jennifer Cryer, Akilah Mayfield, Sheena Wilridge
Men's track and field: Anthony Drake, Connor Duckworth, Sofiane Meniri, Joaquin Ortiz and Derek Wong.