Thirty-Two Athletes Named to All-MPSF Academic Team

April 13, 2006

Woodland, Ca - Thirty-two members of the Stanford track & field team have been named to the 2006 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Indoor Track & Field All-Academic team.

To be eligible for the All-MPSF Academic team, a student-athlete must have a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average, must be at least a sophomore academically, and competed in fifty percent or more of the institution's competition in the student-athlete's respective sport.

Eleven schools (Stanford, Arizona, Arizona State, California, Cal Poly, Long Beach State, Oregon, UC Irvine, UCLA, Washington and Washington State) are represented by 177 student-athletes.

Those Stanford student-athletes who met the MPSF qualifying standard included

Stanford Men
Neftalem Araia, Junior, Distances, Indianapolis, In
Russell Brown, Junior, 800 Meters/Mile, Hanover, NH
Joaquin Chapa, Junior, 800 Meters/Mile, Portland, Or
Hakon DeVries, Sophomores, Distances, Hopewell Junction, NY
Steven DeWitt, Senior, Mile, Ellsworth, Me
Jacob Evans, Sophomore, 800 Meters, Watsonville, Ca
Michael Garcia, Junior, 800 Meters, Klamath Falls, Or
Brett Gotcher, Senior, 3000 Meters/5000 Meters, Watsonville, Ca
Garrett Heath, Sophomore, Mile/3000 Meters, Winona, Mn
Graeme Hoste, Sophomore, Pole Vault, Claremont, Ca
Josh Hustedt, Sophomore, Heptathlon, Sandy, Ut
Lauren Jespersen, Junior, Mile, Klamath Falls, Or
Daniel Knickerbocker, Senior, Hurdles/Sprints, Miami, Fl
Hari Mix, Sophomore, 3000 Meters/5000 Meters, Charlottesville, Va
Feranmi Okanlami, Junior, Long Jump/Triple Jump, Granger, In
David Vidal, Senior, Mile, Kalispell, Mt

Stanford Women
Lindsay Allen, Sophomore, Distances, Pleasant Hill, Ca
Jakki Bailey, Senior, Sprints, Avondale, Pa
Maura Burk, Sophomore, High Jump, Freehold, NJ
Katy Elsbury, Senior, Weight Throw, Peck, Id
Ashley Freeman, Junior, 800 Meters, Hawthorne, Ca
Lindsey Gannaway, Junior, High Jump, Edmond, Ok
Katie Harrington, Junior, Distances, Carmel, In
Nashonme Johnson, Senior, Sprints, Watauga, Tx
Arianna Lambie, Junior, Mile/3000 Meters, Harvard, Ma
Anna McFarlane, Sophomore, Pole Vault, Weston, Ma
Erica McLain, Sophomore, Sprints/Horizontal Jumps, Plano, Tx
Teresa McWalters, Junior, Distances, San Francisco, Ca
Laura Mottaz, Sophomore, 800 meters, Plymouth, Mn
Amanda Trotter, Junior, Mile/3000 Meters, Little Silver, NJ
Katy Trotter, Junior, Mile/3000 Meters, Little Silver, NJ

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