12 Bears on Pac-10 Rowing All-Academic Team
June 2, 2008
BERKELEY - California placed 12 Golden Bears on the 2008 Pac-10 Men's Rowing All-Academic team, as announced last week by Pac-10 Commissioner Tom Hansen. Cal placed five Bears on the conference's academic first team and seven on the Pac-10's second team. Cal, coming off a second-place finish at the May 18 Pac-10 Rowing Championships, is currently preparing for the 106th annual IRA Regatta slated for Thursday through Saturday, June 5-7, on the Cooper River in Camden County, N.J.
To be eligible for selection to the Pac-10 academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average and be either a starter or substitute of significant contribution.
2008 Pac-10 Men's Rowing All-Academic Team
First Team Yr. GPA MajorHeath Allen, WASH Sr. 3.37 ArchitectureNicholas Babikian, USC Sr. 3.70 Civil EngineeringAlex Blaseio, UCLA Jr. 3.76 NeuroscienceAlex Boone, USC Sr. 3.73 Political ScienceDavid Creighton, STAN Sr. 3.40 Human BiologyGeorge Dirth, OSU Sr. 3.21 Computer ScienceJames Fulmer, OSU Sr. 3.52 Exercise & Sport ScienceGreg Gausewitz, UCLA Sr. 3.55 EconomicsWill Gustafson, OSU Sr. 3.43 Exercise & Sport ScienceJeff Halleck, OSU Sr. 3.83 BiologyJustin Hills, CAL So. 3.76 UndeclaredKristian Kanya, UCLA Jr. 3.50 Political ScienceMarko Knezevic, CAL Sr. 3.38 GeographyMarshall Knight, UCLA Jr. 3.49 Film & TelevisionCharles Lilly, STAN Jr. 3.34 Management Science EngineeringLila Miller, UCLA So. 3.96 CommunicationsMark Murphy, STAN Jr. 3.48 Mechanical EngineeringMartin Reschke, UCLA Jr. 3.56 HistoryChad Riddersen, USC Sr. 3.53 AccountingGeoff Roth, CAL Jr. 3.34 Political Economy of Industrial SocietiesAron Russell, ORE Jr. 3.36 Business AdministrationOttavio Siani, STAN Sr. 3.57 Political ScienceJoshua Smith, USC So. 3.65 Mechanical EngineeringSilas Stafford, STAN Sr. 3.71 Geological & Environmental ScienceKevin Stanek, USC Jr. 3.89 Psychology & CommunicationsAlex Stelter, CAL Jr. 3.32 UndeclaredJeremy Sugden, OSU So. 3.66 Recreation Resource ManagementDavid VanBolt, WASH Jr. 3.34 EngineeringJustin Wagner, OSU Sr. 3.97 BiologyCourtney Wilkinson, CAL Sr. 3.23 EnglishMitch Williams, WSU So. 3.90 FinanceJon Young, OSU Jr. 3.82 Housing Studies
Second Team Yr. GPA MajorDan Armitage, OSU Sr. 3.35 Nutrition & Food ManagementAndrew Beaton, WASH Sr. 3.19 EconomicsAmelia Carr, STAN So. 3.47 UndeclaredToby Dankbaar, WASH Sr. 3.16 SociologyRoss Edgecombe, ORE So. 3.21 EconomicsSean Engel, CAL So. 3.00 UndeclaredJanis Fontein, CAL Jr. 3.00 Political Economy of Industrial SocietiesAaron Frankl, STAN So. 3.48 UndeclaredRyan Hasvold, USC So. 3.49 Business AdministrationSarah Koff, UCLA Sr. 3.07 Art HistoryAlec Levy, STAN So. 3.47 UndeclaredMarko Marjanovic, CAL Sr. 3.07 Political Economy of Industrial SocietiesSpencer Moscati, CAL So. 3.36 UndeclaredAndrew Moxon, USC So. 3.06 Interactive MediaPeter Mullin, USC Sr. 3.04 Business AdministrationDavid Naughton, CAL Sr. 3.03 Political ScienceLowell Neal, WASH Jr. 3.39 Aeronautics & Aeronautics EngineeringGraham Oglend, WASH So. 3.45 Pre-ScienceAlex Osborne, STAN Jr. 3.19 EconomicsDane Rowinski, ORE Jr. 3.28 EnglishJordan Sartor, CAL So. 3.10 UndeclaredSimon Taylor, WASH So. 3.34 CommunicationTodd West, OSU Sr. 3.20 Computer ScienceNikola Zunic, CAL So. 3.47 Undeclared