Pac-12 Announces Inaugural Beach Volleyball All-Academic Teams
SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 Conference announced the 20 student-athletes on its inaugural Beach Volleyball All-Academic Teams on Thursday, with WASHINGTON senior Justice Magraw earning the sport's Scholar-Athlete of the Year honor.
To be eligible for selection to the All-Academic Teams, a student-athlete must have a minimum 3.0 overall grade-point average, be either a starter or significant contributor and have a minimum of one year of enrollment at their institution. The Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year honor is awarded to a senior student-athlete (in athletics eligibility) who is on track to receive a degree and fulfills the criteria for All-Academic Team selection.
Magraw, a native of Redmond, Wash., who helped the Huskies to a 5-6 overall record and fourth place at the inaugural Pac-12 Championships, is set to complete her undergraduate degree in communication with a 3.78 grade-point average.
2016 PAC-12 BEACH VOLLEYBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAMS
|Bianca Arellano, ASU||Jr.||3.62||Kinesiology|
|Julie Consani, UCLA||Sr.||3.54||Sociology|
|Frances Giedraitis, ASU||So.||3.92||Biological Studies|
|Kwyn Johnson, ASU||R-So.||3.85||Communication|
|Justice Magraw, WASH||Sr.||3.78||Communication|
|Nicolette Martin, USC||Jr.||3.60||Fine Arts|
|Teya Neff, CAL||So.||3.84||Peace & Conflict Studies|
|Katie Regalia, CAL||So.||3.79||Undeclared|
|Kamila Tan, UCLA||Sr.||3.52||Psychology|
|Melanie Wade, WASH||Sr.||3.58||Psychology|
|Jenna Belton, USC||So.||3.50||Undeclared|
|Sarah Cole, CAL||Sr.||3.41||Integrative Biology|
|Hailey Devlin, ARIZ||So.||3.48||Communication|
|Jo Kremer, USC||So.||3.50||Undeclared|
|Kory Lamet, CAL||Sr.||3.40||Media Studies|
|Mia Rivera, ASU||Jr.||3.42||Criminal Justice & Criminology|
|Karina Robinson, STAN||So.||3.65||Undeclared|
|Ivey Schmitt, UCLA||So.||3.48||Sociology|
|Lianna Sybeldon, WASH||Sr.||3.41||Sociology|
|McKenna Witt, ARIZ||Jr.||3.42||Public Health|
HONORABLE MENTION: Taylor Agost, ORE; Bryce Bark, CAL; Sophie Bukovec, USC; Whitney Follette, ASU; Crissy Jones, WASH; Merete Lutz, STAN; Olivia MacDonald, ARIZ; Kacey Nady, ORE; Sydney Palmer, ASU; Catherine Raquel, STAN; Cassie Strickland, WASH; Bailey Tanner, WASH; Ivana Vanjak, STAN; Madison Witt, ARIZ; Elise Zappia, UCLA.