Colorado Springs, Colo.----- Forty-six (46) San Jose State University student-athletes from five sports were named to the Fall 2015 Academic All-Mountain West team.
The Spartans' men's cross country and women's volleyball teams each had more than half their team members named Academic All-Mountain West. Football (15) and the 2015 Mountain West Tournament champion women's soccer team (12) are the two San Jose State programs with 10 or more honorees.
Nine Spartans - Tim Crawley, Evan Sarver, Wes Schweitzer, and Shane Smith from the 2015 AutoNation Cure Bowl champion football team; cross country runners Ben Branagh, Jannik Ernst and Karina Nunes; Alexis Venegas from women's soccer and volleyball player Tyanna Roy earned their third Academic All-Mountain West award.
Jamie Hirai, Allison Meehan, Yavianliz Rosado from volleyball; Myia Wilkes, Darlene Rodriguez, Dorthe Hoppius, Rachel Docherty and Claire Berkley from women's soccer; Jennifer Beckingham, Melanie Fujiwara and Diana Orozco from women's cross country; Craig Huff from men's cross country; and football's Chris Gonzalez and Nate Velichko are the 14 San Jose State fall sports student-athletes who are two-time Academic All-Mountain West award winners.
To earn Academic All-Mountain West recognition, a student-athlete must complete at least one semester at the conference institution, maintain a 3.00 or better cumulative grade-point average and participate in at least 50 percent of the team's contests for the season.
The Mountain West conveys the Academic All-Mountain award after the fall and spring semesters. The Mountain West named a conference-record 567 student-athletes to the Fall 2015 Academic All-Mountain West team. Fall sports include men's cross country, women's cross country, football, women's soccer and women's volleyball.
|*** Ben Branagh||Men's Cross Country||JR||Sociology|
|*** Jannik Ernst||Men's Cross Country||SR||Business|
|** Craig Huff||Men's Cross Country||SO||Computer Science|
|Jose Piña||Men's Cross Country||FR||Civil Engineering|
|Raul Rodarte||Men's Cross Country||JR||Philosophy|
|** Jennifer Beckingham||Women's Cross Counry||SR||Mathematics|
|** Melanie Fujiwara||Women's Cross Country||JR||Biochemistry|
|*** Karina Nunes||Women's Cross Country||JR||Psychology|
|** Diana Orozco||Women's Cross Country||SR||Forensic Science|
|Jeanette Zambrano||Women's Cross Country||FR||Kinesiology|
|*** Tim Crawley||Football||JR||Business Information Management Systems|
|** Chris Gonzalez||Football||SO||Business|
|Jeremy Kelly||Football||FR||Communication Studies|
|Jarrod Lawson||Football||JR||Communication Studies|
|Malik Roberson||Football||FR||Has not declared a major|
|*** Evan Sarver||Football||JR||Mechanical Engineering|
|*** Wes Schweitzer||Football||SR||Biochemistry|
|*** Shane Smith||Football||JR||Business|
|** Nate Velichko||Football||SO||Kinesiology|
|** Claire Berkley||Women's Soccer||SO||Business|
|Alyssa Bertuleit||Women's Soccer||JR||Business|
|Veronica Chung||Women's Soccer||FR||Business|
|** Rachel Docherty||Women's Soccer||SR||Business|
|Courtney Elterman||Women's Soccer||FR||Has not declared a major|
|Darriell Franklin||Women's Soccer||FR||Has not declared a major|
|** Dorthe Hoppius||Women's Soccer||SO||Justice Studies|
|Hayden Kelley||Women's Soccer||JR||Kinesiology|
|Daria Manzano||Women's Soccer||FR||Kinesiology|
|** Darlene Rodriguez||Women's Soccer||SR||Sociology|
|*** Alexis Venegas||Women's Soccer||JR||Chemical Engineering|
|** Myia Wilkes||Women's Soccer||SO||Business|
|Luiza Andrade||Women's Volleyball||FR||Advertising|
|Summer Avery||Women's Volleyball||FR||Kinesiology|
|Giulia Gavio||Women's Volleyball||FR||Industrial Design|
|** Jamie Hirai||Women's Volleyball||SO||Business|
|** Allison Meehan||Women's Volleyball||SR||Business|
|** Yavianliz Rossado||Women's Volleyball||SO||Political Science|
|*** Tyanna Roy||Women's Volleyball||SR||Business|
|Julie Sam||Women's Volleyball||JR||Hospitality, Tourism & Event Management|
|Hana Tresnakova||Women's Volleyball||FR||Communication Studies|
|** - two-time Academic All-Mountain West|
|*** - three-time Academic All-Mountain West|