Four Swimmers Earn Academic All-Conference

April 13, 2001

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - - Four Oregon State women's swimmers earned academic All-Pacific-10 Conference recognition, it was announced Friday by the Pac-10. To qualify, athletes must have a 3.0 grade point average and be a significant contributor to the team.

Paula Finlay and Bonnie Renwick earned first-team honors, while Amy Imwalle was a second-team pick and Jill Personius received honorable mention.

Finlay, a sophomore majoring in engineering, carries a 3.73 GPA and was an honorable mention pick last year. The Roseburg, Ore., native also has a school record in the 200 individual medley and owns places on six different all-time top-10 performers lists at OSU.

Renwick, a butterfly and sprint freestyler from Portland, Ore., has accumulated a 3.82 GPA as of her junior year, in addition to places on OSU's top-10 performers lists in five different events. Renwick holds the school record in the 100 butterfly.

Amy Imwalle was one of five seniors on this year's squad, and she produced a 3.47 GPA while majoring in Zoology. The Bend, Ore., native holds four spots on OSU's top-10 lists. She was academic honorable mention all-conference last year.

Jill Personius, a junior distance freestyler from Phoenix, Ariz., has earned academic all-conference honorable mention two consecutive years.

ALL-PAC-10 ACADEMIC TEAMSFirst Team	Yr.	GPA	MajorLindsay Berryman, ARIZ	Sr.	3.92	Physiological SciencesPaula Finlay, OSU	So.	3.73	EngineeringRegan Gosnell, UCLA	So.	3.68	UndeclaredKaren Jacobs, USC	Sr.	3.65	American LiteratureJoselyn Jedick, ASU	So.	4.00	Exercise ScienceElizabeth Lightner, ASU	Sr.	4.00	PsychologyPatricia Malatesta, ASU	Sr.	4.00	Exercise ScienceMcKenzie Murphy, STAN	So.	3.54	UndeclaredAlexis Oakland, STAN	Jr.	3.53	SociologyJill Olson, WSU		So.	3.85	UndeclaredBonnie Renwick, OSU	So.	3.82	Psychology and BusinessErin Sones, STAN	Sr.	3.94	Human BiologyAlexis Sowa, STAN	Jr.	3.62	Human BiologyAmanda Stanford, ASU	Jr.	3.66	Conservation BiologyStaciana Stitts, CAL	So.	3.61	UndeclaredKatie Younglove, UCLA	Jr.	3.82	Communication Studies

Second Team Yr. GPA MajorAnne Baghramian, UCLA Sr. 3.31 SociologyBrighid Dwyer, UCLA Sr. 3.45 SociologyJessica Foschi, STAN Jr. 3.41 Political ScienceAlice Henriques, CAL Jr. 3.52 EconomicsEvelyn Hingsbergen, WASH So. 3.52 UndecidedLyndee Hovsepian, UCLA Jr. 3.30 Communication StudiesMelissa Hubley, WSU So. 3.40 UndeclaredMisty Hyman, STAN Sr. 3.25 International RelationsAmy Imwalle, OSU Sr. 3.47 ZoologyCaroline Killian, ARIZ Jr. 3.46 Physiological SciencesJessamyn Miller, ARIZ Jr. 3.40 Business EconomicsJen Noddle, UCLA Jr. 3.51 Communication StudiesKelli Sasada, ASU Sr. 3.39 BiologyErin Thomas, UCLA Jr. 3.46 HistoryJulia Voitovitsch, UCLA Sr. 3.45 International EconomicsJamie Westoby, CAL So. 3.63 Undeclared

Honorable Mention: Elizabeth Ackerman, UCLA, Chrissie Amorosia, UCLA,Carrie Breed, WSU, Natalie Burgess, ASU, Rachelle Carano, WSU, JessieCarr, STAN, Rebecca Cohen, WSU, Haley Cope, CAL, Adrian David, ARIZ,Christina Flynn, CAL, Lindsay Henahan, WSU, Hazel Johnson, ARIZ, LiahKim, CAL, Jamie Krohn, ARIZ, Alexis Lyon, USC, Kristin MacGregor, USC,Riley Mants, ASU, Julie Massey, WASH, Emily Melina, UCLA, Corrie Murphy,USC, Jill Personius, OSU, Heidi Prosser, UCLA, Sara Quijano, ARIZ, AmberRais, STAN, Shelly Ripple, STAN, Sara Schmied, WSU, Emily Schum, CAL,Jenny Vanker, ARIZ, Katherine Weatherhead, WASH.

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