Hickey Named To ESPN The Magazine Academic Third-Team All-American Squad

RENO, Nev. - ESPN The Magazine named University of Nevada rifle member and junior Andrew Hickey ESPN The Magazine's Academic Third-Team All-American 2008 Men's At-Large Team.

Hickey, a biology major, was honored for his performance in rifle while maintaining a 3.97 GPA. In the 2007-08 season, Hickey helped the Wolf Pack to a seventh consecutive NCAA Rifle Championship appearance, which led the Wolf Pack to a seventh overall finish in the nation. Hickey also finished first overall in air rifle with a shot of 590 against the University of Texas at El Paso on Nov. 3, 2007.

Hickey also scored a 580 twice in small bore. The first was on Oct. 27, 2007 against Memphis and the other was on Nov. 10, 2007 against Air Force and UTEP.