Ryan Whalen Earns ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Honors
Nov. 25, 2009
STANFORD, Calif. - Junior wide receiver Ryan Whalen has been named to ESPN The Magazine's Academic All-America Football Team, earning second team honors.
Whalen, who leads Stanford in receptions and receiving yardage this season, carries a 3.43 cumulative grade point average as a science technology and society major.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a scale of 4.00 and have reached sophomore athletic and academic standings.
The teams are selected in a district and national vote by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
For more information about the Academic All-America Teams program, please visit www.cosida.com.