11 Cardinal Selected To Pac-10 All-Academic Gymnastics Team

March 28, 2008

11 Cardinal student-athletes were named to the Pac-10 All-Academic teams, including six on the All-Academic First Team, as announced by Commissioner Tom Hansen. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average and be a starter or significant contributor. An athlete is also not eligible its freshman season for the honor. The six first-team selections included senior Lauren Elmore, junior Kelly Fee, sophomore Carly Janiga, senior Alex Pintchouk, senior Aimee Precourt, and senior Tabitha Yim.

This Cardinal had six members on the first team, which comprised half of the total selections. Stanford's 11 selections were more than any other Pac-10 school.


First Team
Lauren Elmore, STAN, Sr., 3.58, Economics
Kelly Fee, STAN, Jr., 3.62, International Relations
Carly Janiga, STAN, So., 3.66, Undeclared
Yuki Lamb, OSU, Sr., 3.88, Business Administration
Claire Pierce, OSU, Sr., 3.91, Exercise and Sport Science
Alex Pintchouk, STAN, Sr., 3.80, International Relations, Human Biology minor
Aimee Precourt, STAN, Sr., 3.94, Human Biology
Miranda Russell, ARIZ, So., 3.85, Spanish
Rachelle Silberg, ARIZ Sr., 3.67, Marketing
Nicki Wells, CAL, Sr., 3.63, Statistics
Karin Wurm, ARIZ, Sr., 3.81, Marketing
Tabitha Yim, STAN, Sr., 3.06, Human Biology

Second Team
Ariana Berlin, UCLA, Jr., 3.50, World Arts and Culture
Laura-Ann Chong, OSU, So., 3.34, Exercise and Sport Science
Kristina Comforte, UCLA, Jr., 3.37, Sociology
Megan Devencenzi, OSU, Sr., 3.34, Applied Visual Arts
Emily Epsten, WASH, Jr., 3.31, International Studies
Alexis Greene, ARIZ, Jr., 3.43, Psychology
Ashlee Hinkle, ASU, Jr., 3.57, Elementary Education
Sophia Hocini, CAL, So., 3.58, Undeclared
Kristen Omori, WASH, Jr., 3.44, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Tasha Schwikert, UCLA, Sr., 3.22, Sociology
Sara Specht, ARIZ, Jr., 3.40, English
Tenaya West, STAN, RFr., 3.39, Undeclared

Brooke Barclay, So., OSU; Kera Bolen, Jr., OSU; Kaitlynn Bormann, So., ASU; Katie Boyko, Jr., WASH; Carrie Finley, Jr., ASU; Kelly Gilbert, Jr., WASH; Raimey Iselin, Sr., WASH; Siobhan Luce, Sr., CAL; Tia Orlando, Jr., ASU; Nicole Ourada, Jr., STAN; Natalie Padilla, Sr., UCLA; Heather Purnell, Jr., STAN; Mandi Rodriguez, So., Blair Ryland, So., STAN; Liz Tricase, Sr., STAN; OSU; Nikki Waiss, Sr., WASH; Whitney Watson, So., OSU.

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