SAN BRUNO, Calif. - The West Coast Conference is pleased to announce the 2015-16 West Coast Conference Women’s Basketball All-Academic Team. This season, 14 honorees turned in a GPA of 3.5 or higher and four posted a 3.75 GPA or better.
Lexi Rydalch of BYU is making her second consecutive appearance on the 10-person team after also earning the honor last season.
At the conclusion of each athletic season, the WCC selects an all-academic squad for each WCC-sponsored sport. To be considered, a student-athlete must maintain at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average while also being a significant contributor to her team.
2015-16 WEST COAST CONFERENCE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
|Stella Beck||Saint Mary's||Soph.||3.72||Psychology|
|Marie Bertholdt||Santa Clara||Jr.||3.26||Business|
|Devon Brookshire||Saint Mary's||Jr.||3.70||Psycholgy and Business|
|Shelby Cheslek||Gonzaga||R-Sr.||3.62||Masters of Business Administration|
|Rachel Howard||San Francisco||Jr.||3.75||Kinesiology|
|Makenzi Pulsipher||BYU||Jr.||3.42||Recreation Management|
|Sophie Taylor||Loyola Marymount||Sr.||3.20||Physics|
|Kaylie Van Loo||Portland||Jr.||3.70||Marketing|
|Sydney Williams||San Diego||Soph.||3.45||Behavioral Neuroscience|
2015-16 WCC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC HONORABLE MENTION
Shelbi Aimonetti, Loyola Marymount; Erin Butler, Pacific; Brooke Gallaway, Santa Clara; Kiara Kudron, Gonzaga; Lisa Janko, Saint Mary’s; Kyle Maeda, BYU; Hannah Mattson, Portland; Samira McDonald, Saint Mary’s; Kristine Nielsen, BYU; Shaniqua Nilles, Gonzaga; Olivia Ogwumike, Pepperdine; Lori Parkinson, Santa Clara; Krista Pettepier, Pepperdine; Michaela Rakova, San Francisco; Anna Seilund, San Francisco; Kalyn Simon, San Francisco; Devin Stanback, Pepperdine; Georgia Stirton, Gonzaga; Emma Stach, Gonzaga; Elle Tinkle, Gonzaga; Carly Turner, Saint Mary’s