March 2, 2010
PULLMAN, Wash. -- Washington State's Lisa Egami (Coquitlam, B.C.) was named to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's (USTFCCCA) 2009 national All-Academic team.
Egami was one of 104 women student-athletes accorded All-Academic status for the previous cross country season for their efforts in the classroom and on nation's cross country courses. Egami has a 3.53 cumulative GPA and is a communication major.
She finished 11th in the 2009 NCAA West Regional Meet and received at at-large bid to the NCAA Cross Country Championships. Egami owns the school record in the mile (4:44.92i) and was on the Distance Medley Relay school record squad (11:17.92i).
For the complete lists of the men's and women's USTFCCCA All-Academic cross country teams go to www.ustfccca.org.