Jan. 17, 2012
RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada athletics department landed 20 of its student-athletics on the 2011 All-WAC Academic teams for the the fall sports. The teams were announced Tuesday by the Western Athletic Conference.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must have completed at 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.
The Wolf Pack football team led the way with seven honorees: Kolby Arendse; Joel Bitonio, Cody Fajardo, Jordan Hanson, Stephen Jeffers, Tyler Lantrip and Zack Madonick.
Nevada’s volleyball team was represented by six players: Grace Anxo; Sofia Anxo; Kelly Chang; Erin Garvey; Elissa Ji and Tatiana Santiago.
The Wolf Pack soccer team had four players named to the team: Danielle Green; Sarah Schmeda; Ellie Stott and Sarah Voss.
Nevada’s cross country team had three runners honored: Demery Kirsch, Jennifer McEntire and Nicole Painter.