Three Pac-10 Men's Soccer Players Named Academic All-Americans

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WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Three Pac-10 men's soccer players were named to the 2010 CoSIDA/ESPN All-Academic Men's Soccer teams, as announced Thursday. STANFORD seniors Bobby Warshaw and Dominique Yahyavi were selected to the second team, while WASHINGTON junior Brent Richards earned third team honors.

Warshaw, a two-time member of the ESPN All-Academic second team, maintains a 3.57 GPA in political science and is a 2010 Lowe's Senior CLASS Award finalist. A three-time All-Pac-10 first team selection, Warshaw finished the season with four goals and one assist as a central defender.

Yahyavi carries a 3.75 GPA in computer science. The midfielder had a breakthrough season, leading the Cardinal in scoring with six goals and 13 points. Yahyavi, a second team All-Pac-10 honoree, had three game-winning goals in 2010, including two in 1-0 wins.

Richards, a forward for the Huskies, has a 3.74 GPA in his studies. He led the team in scoring for the third-straight season with eight goals and five assists, including three game-winning goals. Richards was named to the All-Pac-10 first team.

All three student-athletes are members of the Pac-10 All-Academic first team this season.

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