Congratulations To Our 2018 Graduates!

May 23, 2018

With graduations now underway for the 2017-18 school year, the San José State University Athletics Department is proud to recognize over 100 student-athletes, athletic trainers and staff members who are eligible to receive their degrees at the various department graduations taking place May 23-25, at either The Event Center or Avaya Stadium.

Those participating in graduation ceremonies received their degree either in August 2017, December 2017, May 2018 or August 2018. 

In all, 96 current and former student-athletes, student athletic trainers, and staff are receiving their undergraduate degrees, while 14 Spartans are receiving a master's degree.

2018 Master's Degree Honorees (14)

Julianna Bacelar Women's Tennis M.B.A
Nitish Barya Media Relations M.S. Computer Engineering
Emmanuel Espinoza Men's Soccer/Athletic Performance M.A. Kinesiology
Nicholas Kaspar Football M.P.A. Public Administration
Kelvin Lam Cheer/Administration M.B.A.
Amy Lanski Marketing & Promotions M.A. Mass Communications
Jamison Loveless Men's Soccer M.S. Civil Engineering
Allison Meehan Marketing/Volleyball M.A. Kinesiology
Timi Molnar Women's Water Polo/Academics M.A. Applied Anthropology
Syria Rhodes Facilities M.A. Kinesiology
Carolyn Salas Cheer M.A. Education Curriculum & Instruction
Michael Talafus Football M.A. Kinesiology
Sam Tomlitz Football M.A. Kinesiology
Rachel Vaccaro Athletic Training M.A. Kinesiology


2017-18 Undergraduate Degrees
* - cum laude ** - magna cum laude *** - summa cum laude
Alia Kaohi Equipment Health Science Public Health
* Dionna Lee Equipment Business Administration Management
*Ne'Ula Aarona Facilities Health Services Administration
Jacob Baker Facilities History
Marquise Church Facilities Kinesiology
Victoria Hernandez Facilities Kinesiology
Jenae Mims Marketing Journalism
Brock Hart Media Relations Communication Studeis
Celeste De La Cruz Sports Medicine Athletic Training
Celine Estrada Sports Medicine Athletic Training
Samanth Garrido Sports Medicine Athletic Training
Gina Guglielmoni Sports Medicine Athletic Training
Peter Rodriguez Sports Medicine Athletic Training
David Campbell Baseball Communication Studies
Josh Goldberg Baseball Business Administration General Business
* Cameron Keup Baseball Business Administration Management
Kyle Morrison Baseball Business Administration Management Information Systems
Corey Olivet Basetball Communication Studies
Jake Swiech Baseball Geography
Shane Timmons Baseball Communication Studies
* Jack Veasey Basetball Business Administration International Business
Chris Williams Baseball Communication Studies
Jalen James Men's Basketball Sociology
Brandon Mitchell Men's Basketball/Football Socioloty
Ryan Singer Men's Basketball Business Administration General Business
Hallie Gennett Women's Basketball Recreation 
Myzhanique Ladd Women's Basketball Radio/Televion/Film
** Garrick Chan Men's Cross Country Art Animation/Illistration
Melanie Fujiwara Women's Cross Country Chemistry Biochemistry
Jamie Ascanio Cheer Psychology
Kaitlyn Denning Cheer Busniess Administration Management
Mariah Helton Cheer Business Administration Business Analyst
Linda Leen Cheer Hospitatlity, Tourism & Event Management
Vi Phan Cheer Business Administration Finance
Carolyn Salas Cheer Teacher Edcuation Credential
Nico Aimonetti Football Business Administration General Business
Mikal Berry Football Sociology
* Michael Carrillo Football Business Administration Marketing
Andre Chachere Football Communication Studies
Thai Cottrell Football Communication Studies
Chris Gonzalez Football Business Administration Accounting
Jermaine Kelly Football Sociology
Jake Lanski Football Communication Studies
Jared Leaf Football Communication Studies
Maurice McKnight Football Communication Studies
Chad Miller Football Communication Studies
Brandon Monroe Football Communication Studies
Charles Nelson Football Communication Studies
Waylon Prather Football Teacher Education Credential
Sage Ritchie Football Sociology
Owen Roberts Football Communication Studies
Keoni Taylor Football Sociology
Peyton Thompson Football Sociology
* Nate Velichko Football Kinesiology
Matthew Ashley Men's Golf Communication Studies
Scott Munger Men's Golf Business Administration Management Information Systems
Marcus Potter Men's Golf Communication Studies
Elizabeth Schultz Women's Golf Business Administration Marketing
** Alisa Bogdan Women's Gymnastics Economics & Actuarial Science
Rachel Heinl Women's Gymnastics Therapeutic Recreation
* Erica Matos Women's Gymnastics Kinesiology
Haleigh Shepard Women's Gymnastics Psychology
Kaitlin Won Women's Gymnastics Kinesiology
Carlos Valdovinos Men's Soccer Spanish
Yvette Cuellar Women's Soccer Psychology
Dorthe Hoppius Women's Soccer Justice Studies
Sabrina Miller Women's Soccer Business Administration Management Information Systems
Myia Wilkes Women's Soccer Biological Science Systems Physiology
Brittany Abacherli Softball Journalism
** Katelyn Linford Softball Mechanical Engineering
* Kylie Fonseca Women's Swimming Psychology
Brittany Heng Women's Swimming Psychology
** Cari Reiswig Women's Swimming & Diving Humanities Liberal Arts
* Sybille Gauvain Women's Tennis Business Administration General Business
* Nicole Iloanya Women's Track & Field Political Science
*** Kelsey Johnson-Upshaw Women' Track & Field Kinesiology
Lalida Maokhamphiou Women's Track & Field Forensic Science Biology
** Madiha Raza Women's Track & Field Business Administration Marketing
Caitlin Wilson Women's Track & Field Communication Studies
* Summer Avery Volleyball Kinesiology
Nandyala Gama Volleyball Communication Studies
* Jamie Hirai Volleyball Business Administration Accounting
Breann Robinson Volleyball Communication Studies
Lyndi Scholl Beach Volleyball Kinesiology
Hana Tresnáková Volleyball Communication Studies
Conor Shuey Men's Water Polo Kinesiology
Bendeguz Toth Men's Water Polo Global Studies
Jessica Harris Women's Water Polo Child & Adolescent Development
Molly Kaster Women's Water Polo Business Administration Global Operations Management
Jennifer Liu Women's Water Polo Business Administration International Business
Jordan Milich-Misikini Women's Water Polo Sociology
Donia Momen Women's Water Polo Biology Systems Physiology
Klaudia Paradi Women's Water Polo Athletic Training
Bailey Sprague Women's Water Polo Psychology
Giuliana Tragitt Women's Water Polo Hospitality, Tourism & Event Management
* McKenna Yates Women's Water Polo Psychology