Three Sun Devils Named to Pac-10 Women's Basketball All-Academic Team
March 27, 2003
TEMPE, Ariz. - Three Sun Devils have been named to the 2003 Pac-10 Conference Women's Basketball All-Academic teams, Pac-10 Commissioner Tom Hansen announced Thursday.
Junior forward Jen Albert and sophomore guard Carrie Buckner were both named to the first team, marking the second time in school history and the second consecutive year that Arizona State has had two players earn first-team all-academic accolades. Sophomore guard Kylan Loney also earned honorable-mention Pac-10 All-Academic honors.
For Albert, who carries a 3.84 cumulative GPA and is majoring in elementary education, the accolade marks the second consecutive year that she has been named to the first team. Buckner and Loney are first-time league all-academic honorees. Buckner, who also earned honorable-mention All-Pac-10 honors this season, carries a 3.67 GPA in biology, while Loney holds a 3.42 GPA and is studying political science.
To be eligible for selection to the all-academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall GPA and be either a starter or significant contributor.
2003 PAC-10 WOMEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
First Team Year GPA MajorJen Albert, ASU Jr. 3.84 Elementary EducationCarrie Buckner, ASU So. 3.67 BiologyHollye Chapman, OSU Jr.. 3.58 Visual ArtsLindsey Egeland, WSU Jr. 3.80 Biological Systems EngineeringLoree Payne, WASH Sr. 3.65 Psychology
Second Team Year GPA MajorBrina Chaney, OSU Jr. 3.49 Business AdministrationAndrea Lalum, WASH Jr. 3.34 Law, Society & JusticeSara McGee, STAN So. 3.70 Human BiologyKourtney Shreve, ORE Sr. 3.45 Family & Human ServicesKrista Warren, ARIZ Sr. 3.38 Studio Art
Honorable MentionEmily Autrey, Sr., WASH; Kayla Burt, So., WASH; Kellie Dalan, Sr., WASH; Holly Harris, Jr., WSU; Kristin Iwanaga, So., CAL; Emma Joneby, So., WSU; Sarah Keeler, So., WASH; Susan King, So., STAN; Cathrine Kraayeveld, Jr., ORE; Kylan Loney, So., ASU; Gioconda Mendiola, Jr., WASH; Giuliana Mendiola, Jr., WASH; Kristen O'Neill, So., WASH; Azella Perryman, So., STAN; Cheryl Sorenson, Sr., WASH; Amy Taylor, So., ORE; Chelsea Trotter, So., STAN; Olga Volkova, Jr., CAL; Amber White, Sr., CAL; Kiki Williams, So., CAL.