Forrest Named Men's Soccer Pac-10 Scholar Athlete of the Year
Dec. 12, 2007
CYPRESS, Calif. - Washington senior forward Kevin Forrest was named the Men's Soccer Pac-10 Scholar Athlete of the Year, as presented by Toyo Tires, the conference office announced Tuesday.
The award has been established to honor Pac-10 student-athletes that are standouts both academically and in their sports discipline. Forrest, a three-time first-team Pac-10 All-Academic honoree and a 2006 NSCAA Scholar All-American, has a 3.45 grade point average and will earn a degree in business administration.
A native of Edmonds, Wash., Forrest was also the 2006 Pac-10 Player of the Year and a three-time All-Pac-10 selection during his career. He was a candidate for the 2007 M.A.C. Hermann Trophy, as well as a 2007 preseason All-American.
Each Pac-10 institution nominates one individual per sport and the winners are selected by a committee of Pac-10 staff members at the conclusion of each sport's regular season.
The other 2007 fall sport honorees include Arizona's Spencer Larson (football), Cal's Angie Pressey (women's volleyball), Stanford's Neftalem Araia (men's cross country), Stanford's Rachel Buehler (women's soccer) and Stanford's Arianna Lambie (women's cross country).