Stanford Has 11 Athletes On Pac-10 All-Academic Teams

Dec. 5, 2002

Walnut Creek, Calif. - The Stanford women's soccer team placed 11 student-athletes to the Pacific-10 Conference All-Academic Teams, as announced by Commissioner Tom Hansen. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 grade-point average and be either a starter or a significant contributor.

Senior Katherine Harrington (Fort Worth, TX), a Second Team selection, earned her third Pac-10 academic honor of her career. Marcia Wallis (Los Gatos, CA) and Callie Withers (Los Altos Hills, CA) also are three-time selections and this year both received Honorable Mention accolades.

Kelsey Carlson (Citrus Heights, CA), Allyson Marquand (Irvine, CA) and Becky Myers (St. Charles, IL) all were named to the Honorable Mention team, marking their second career honor.

Juniors Brittany Oliveira (Los Angeles, CA) and Natalie Spilger (El Cajon, CA) and sophomores Nicole Barnhart (Gilbertsville, PA), Lisa Engel (Ventura, CA) and Natalie Sanderson (Ventura, CA) all were selected as Pac-10 Honorable Mention members and earned their first conference academic accolade.

Stanford finished its season at 21-2-0 and advanced to the NCAA Quarterfinal Round for the fifth time in school history. The Cardinal were also crowned Pac-10 Champions with a perfect 9-0-0 mark in conference play.

First Team
Megan Cecchini, WSU -- So. -- 3.81 -- Biology
Morgan Crabtree, OSU -- Sr. -- 3.83 -- Philosophy
Shay Hobby, WSU -- Jr. -- 3.87 -- Business Administration
Nicole Ironside, WSU -- Sr. -- 3.97 -- Education
Brittany Kirk, CAL -- Sr. -- 3.69 -- Political Science & Mass Communications
Amy LePeilbet, ASU -- Jr. -- 3.84 -- Sociology
Sarah Lombardo, UCLA -- So. -- 4.00 -- Undeclared
Christine Mintz, ORE -- So. -- 4.11 -- Pre-psychology
Sani Post, CAL -- Jr. -- 3.77 -- Spanish
Clare Rustad, WASH -- So. -- 3.99 -- Biology
Dara Wone, ORE -- RSo. -- 3.82 -- Business Administration

Second Team
Mariette Boyce, WSU -- Jr. -- 3.75 -- Psychology
Courtney Carter, OSU -- Jr. -- 3.57 -- Business Administration & Marketing
Dana Dibble, WASH -- Jr. -- 3.60 -- History
Ali Fennell, USC -- Sr. -- 3.57 -- Communications
Patrice Feulner, ASU -- Jr. -- 3.69 -- Accounting
Katherine Harrington, STAN -- Sr. -- 3.48 -- Human Biology
Amanda Orand, ORE -- Sr. -- 3.69 -- International Business
Stephanie Peel, ASU -- So. -- 3.64 -- Undeclared
Wendy Rangitsch, ASU -- So. -- 3.79 -- Undeclared
Shawn Reynolds, ASU -- So. -- 3.76 -- Undeclared
Katrina Stroh, WSU -- Sr. -- 3.62 -- Communications

HONORABLE MENTION: Megan Abbamonto, Jr., USC; Kelly Baird, So., ORE; Nicole Barnhart, So., STAN; Lindsey Beem, So., OSU; Kendal Billingsley, So., UCLA; Lucy Brining, Jr., CAL; Kathleen Cain, Jr., CAL; Kelsey Carlson, Sr., STAN; Shannon Cross, So., USC; Sarah Denner, Sr., ORE; Lisa Engel, So., STAN; Jackie Fodor, Sr., USC; Whitney Horn, Sr., OSU; Alea Kerch, So., CAL; Elise Minvielle, So., ORE; Katie Henderson, Sr., OSU; Allyson Marquand, Jr., STAN; Mandy Melendez, Sr., OSU; Andrea Morelli, Sr., WASH; Kim Morgan, Jr., WSU; Becky Myers, Sr., STAN; Jillian Nicks, So., OSU; Tymarie Novak, Sr., ARIZ; Brittany Oliveira, Jr., STAN; Lindsey Peoples, So., ARIZ; Julie Peterson, So., USC; Lindsey Peterson, Sr., ORE; Amanda Roach, Jr., USC; Natalie Sanderson, So., STAN; Laura Schott, Sr., CAL; Hope Solo, Sr., WASH; Kelli Smith, So., WASH; Christie Spear, So., WSU; Natalie Spilger, Jr., STAN; Elizabeth Taylor, Jr., WASH; Kim Taylor, So., WASH; Robi Thayer, Sr., ORE; Ashley Valenzuela, Jr., CAL; Haley van Blommestein, Jr., ASU; Marcia Wallis, Sr., STAN; Lindsey Werdell, Jr., ORE; Krysti Whalen, Sr., CAL; Amy Willison, Jr., CAL; Callie Withers, Sr., STAN; Kim Yokers, Jr., CAL.

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