Feb. 27, 2006
San Bruno, CA - Saint Mary's sophomore forward Monica Mertle was named to the 2006 Winter All-Academic women's basketball team, announced by the West Coast Conference on Monday afternoon.
Mertle carries a 3.67 grade point average as a HPER major at Saint Mary's Mertle was the only Gael to be named to the All-Academic team during the winter.
On the court, Mertle, a 6-0 forward from Windsor, CA, is second on the team averaging 10.2 points per game and is also averaging 3.8 rebounds per game. During conference play, Mertle averaged 10.4 points and 4.4 rebounds per game.