WCC Announces 2015 Volleyball All-Academic Team

2015 Volleyball All-Academic Team

December 09, 2015

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference is pleased to announce the 2015 West Coast Conference Volleyball All-Academic Team. The group includes four student-athletes named to the all-academic squad for the second straight year and one whom captured 2015 Capital One Academic All-District 8 honors. 

BYU junior middle blocker Amy Boswell earned Academic All-District 8 honors for the second consecutive season after posting a 3.90 GPA in Nursing. Boswell, along with Gonzaga's Lauren Joseph, Pepperdine's Gaby Palmeri and Pacific's Kimmy Whitson earned selection for the second straight year. 

This season, 15 nominated volleyball student-athletes posted a GPA of 3.50 or better while six recorded a mark of 3.75 or higher. 

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 WEST COAST CONFERENCE VOLLEYBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

Name

School

Class

GPA

Major

Amy Boswell

BYU

Jr.

3.90

Nursing

Mia Feiner

Pacific

Sr.

3.83

Communications

McKayla Ferris

Gonzaga

Jr.

3.58

Classical Civilizations

Kristen Gegenbacher

San Diego

So.

3.89

Communication Studies

Lauren Joseph

Gonzaga

Sr.

3.70

Mechanical Engineering

Kiara McKibben

San Francisco

Jr.

3.47

Business Administration

Kirsten Mead

Santa Clara

So.

3.88

Economics

Ashley Morgan

Pepeprdine

So,

3.55

Sports Medicine

Gaby Palmeri

Pepperdine

Jr.

3.72

Biology

Danielle Rottman

Santa Clara

Sr.

3.42

Communications

Kimmy Whitson

Pacific

Sr.

3.90

Computing/Applied Economics

Whitney Young Howard

BYU

Jr.

3.69

Athletic Training

 

2015 WCC VOLLEYBALL ALL-ACADEMIC HONORABLE MENTION

Natasha Calkins, Santa Clara; GiGi Cresto, Santa Clara; Morgan Douglass, Gonzaga; Paige Folger, Gonzaga; Jessica Gaffney, San Francisco; Mary Hernandez, Saint Mary's; Alex Holt, Pacific; Katrina Inch, Santa Clara; Amber Mirabello, Loyola Marymount; Oluoma Okaro, San Francisco; Ciara Parker, BYU; Katarina Pilepic, San Francisco; Morgan Robinson, Portland; Alexis Salmons, Saint Mary's; Mary Shepherd, Santa Clara; Sara Staengle, San Francisco; Lizzy Tardieu, San Diego; Jurja Vlasic, San Francisco; Alicja Wilk, Pacific

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