WVU Continues Academic Honors

The Big East conference has named 118 West Virginia University student-athletes as Big East Academic All-Stars. To be elgible, student-athletes must have earned a varsity letter and maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA for the both the fall and spring semesters.

The WVU track team led all sports with 16 honorees while the women's soccer and women's swimming and diving teams each had 15 individuals recognized. The athletes and their respective sports are listed below:

Baseball: Brendan Bergerson, David Carpenter, Marty Fagler, Levi Maxwell, Jason Pape, Justin Parks, Trent Ridgley, Eric Saffell, Mike Schmidt, Joe Stupka, Adam White, Matt Yurish

Basketball: Joe Alexander, Sarah Bucar, J.D. Collins, Mike Gansey, Johannes Herber, Holly Muir, Darris Nichols, Kevin Pittsnogle, Josh Sowards, Alex Ruoff, Rob Summers, Ted Talkington

Rowing: Meg Ayers, Katie Baylor, Emily Boehler, Nicole Canales, Carla Edwards, Caitlin Everett, Michelle Heier, Melissa Kane, Robin Reed

Soccer: Cathy Abel, Ashraf Ahmad, Matt Anstey, Ashley Banks, Lana Bannerman, Zak Boggs, Kim Bonilla, Geoff Cameron, Reed Cooper, Deana Everrett, Kelsey Fowler, Kiley Harris, Karrie Hutchins, Krystle Kallman, Marisa Kanela, Kolby Lacrone, Donald LaGuerre, Mollie Merkel, Rachael Minnich, Michelle Molinari, Emeka Ogbonna, Laura Papillon, Robin Rushton, Alex Yost

Swimming: Casey Beckwith, Megan Carlson, Elizabeth Cleary, Caitlin Coco, Felipe Cunha, Nick Delic, Steve Earley, Nathan Farmer, Rachel Fedyk, Meghan Fiene, Tina Gabrilo, Kristi Goodrick, Chris Hagedorn, Andrew Langenfeld, Pablo Marmolejo, David Matthews, Maritza Paredes, Erica Pfeiffer , Taylor Stallings, Bonnie Sutton, Anne Tierney, Erin Tudor, Olga Tzinker, Julie Warnken

Tennis: Ashley Constantine, Catherine Koontz, Colleen Speaker, Raynie Theis, Kelly Walsh

Track and Field/Cross Country: Katie Burda, Lindsey Clark, Jessica Czaikowski, Kerry Davis, Susan Davis, Nicole DeStefano, Nicole Dorinzi, Rachael Goodman, Clara Grandt, Julie Grove, Karly Hamric, Elizabeth Hummel, Raeleen Hunter, Ishonte Johnson-Peters, Lauren Kosmal, Nicole Lemal, Aleacha McClintic, Michelle McGinnis, Roshawna Mongold, Erica Reib, Pamela Richardson, Maggie Smith, Alison Spiker, Abbie Stechschulte, Maria Stover, Julie Tawney

Volleyball: Aurora Ebert-Santos, Kailee Gould, Julie Hockenson, Lisa Hough, Abby Tevis, Stephanie Zolna

Football academic honorees were named earlier this spring. West Virginia has had the most footblal athletes on the honor roll list in every year of its conference membership


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