May 31, 2006
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., -- Washington State University had 29 student-athletes named to the 2006 Pacific-10 Conference Men's and Women's Track and Field All-Academic teams, announced Wednesday by Commissioner Tom Hansen. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average and be either a starter or significant contributor, and not be a freshman or transfer student.
Pac-10 All-Academic Men's Track & Field First Team WSU Men: Name, Year, GPA, Major, Hometown Drew Polley, RS-Fr., 3.81, Undeclared, Port Orchard, Wash. Ryan Scott, So., 3.85, Management & Operations, Olympia, Wash.
Honorable Mention WSU Men: Martin Boston, Sr., Comparative Ethnic Studies, Hayward, Calif. D.J. Brown, So., Communication, Bellingham, Wash. John Cassleman, Jr., History, Pullman, Wash. Alex Grant, Jr., Environmental Science, Bellingham, Wash. Mike Heidt, Sr., Zoology, Selah, Wash. Phil Hinrichs, So., Sport Management, Pullman, Wash. Nick Isaac, So., Undeclared, Federal Way, Wash. Jon Jeffreys, So., Undeclared, Spokane Valley, Wash. Andrew Jones, Jr., Wildlife Ecology, Gillette, Wyo. Josh Leyk, Sr., History, Veradale, Wash.
Pac-10 All-Academic Women's Track & Field First Team WSU Women: Name, Year, GPA, Major, Hometown Kaylee Gardner, Jr., 3.84, Movement Studies, Bellingham, Wash. McKinnon Hanson, So., 4.00, Philosophy, LaPush, Wash. Haley Paul, So., 3.93, Undeclared, Phoenix, Ariz.
Second Team WSU Women: Karen DeMartini, So., 3.75, Hospitality Business Management, Reno, Nev. Kayle Peterson, Jr., 3.51, General Studies, Port Orchard, Wash. Jessica Zita, So., 3.71, Movement Studies, Echo, Ore.
Honorable Mention WSU Women: Tamara Diles, Sr., Sport Management, Bellevue, Wash. Selena Galaviz, So., Speech and Hearing Sciences, Toppenish, Wash. Collier Lawrence, So., Movement Studies, Reno, Nev. Meghan Leonard, So., Undeclared, Newberg, Ore. Nicole McClendon, So., Psychology,Granada Hills, Calif. La Shawnda Porter, So., Undeclared, Renton, Wash. Kelly Ramirez, So., Biology, Duvall, Wash. Katie Troy, So., Interior Design, Bellevue, Wash. Kameko Wilson, Jr., Microbiology, Spanaway, Wash.