Colorado Springs, Colo. --- Forty-seven (47) San José State University student-athletes across 13 sports received one of the Mountain West’s highest academic honors Tuesday with the announcement of the 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete Awards.
The honorees include those student-athletes that have completed at least two academic terms at the member institution while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better, and participated in a Mountain West sponsored varsity competition.
The women’s track and field team led the way for SJSU with 11 honorees, five of which are also on the list for competition during the women’s cross country season.
Women’s swimming and diving and women’s tennis each had seven honorees. The softball team has six honored, while women’s volleyball had four honorees.
Danny Mahoney of the men’s basketball team was one of 15 Spartan freshman honored. Football’s Nate Velichko, another freshman, and teammate Tim Crawley are the two football Scholar-Athletes. It’s the second year in a row for Crawley who became the football program’s first conference scholar-athlete last season. There are a total of 26 repeat honorees from a season ago.
Women’s basketball and women’s soccer also had two honorees. Baseball’s Jack Veasey and Fanny Johansson of the women’s golf team were also honored.
The Spartan Scholar-Athletes helped the Mountain West to a new league-record total of 730 honoree for the 2014-15 season.
2014-15 San José State Mountain West Scholar-Athletes
|Jack Veasey||Baseball||SO||International Business|
|Tim Crawley||Football||SO||Business - MIS|
|Danny Mahoney||Men's Basketball||FR||Political Science|
|Ben Branagh||Men's Cross Country||SO||Sociology|
|Jannik Ernst||Men's Cross Country||SO||Business Management|
|Craig Huff||Men's Cross Country||FR||Undeclared|
|Michelle Cox||Softball||SR||Business Administration|
|Katelyn Linford||Softball||SO||Mechanical Engineering|
|Erin Rodriguez||Softball||JR||Child & Adolescent Development|
|Ta'Rea Cunnigan||Women's Basketball||SR||Psychology|
|Emily Vann||Women's Basketball||JR||Public Relations|
|Jennifer Beckingham||Women's Cross Country||JR||Mathematics|
|Breanna Garcia||Women's Cross Country||SR||Psychology|
|Rebecca Garcia||Women's Cross Country||SR||Psychology|
|Allison Kimura||Women's Cross Country||SR||Kinesiology|
|Karina Nunes||Women's Cross Country||SO||Psychology|
|Fanny Johansson||Women's Golf||SO||Communication Studies|
|Dorthe Hoppius||Women's Soccer||FR||Undeclared|
|Stephanie Rebagliati||Women's Soccer||SO||Kinesiology|
|Lynea Baudino||Women's Swimming & Diving||SO||Environmental Studies|
|Alyssa Cable||Women's Swimming & Diving||SO||Journalism|
|Kayla Nakamoto||Women's Swimming & Diving||SR||Recreation|
|Amber Nelson||Women's Swimming & Diving||SR||Biomedical Engineering|
|Marissa O'Quinn||Women's Swimming & Diving||SO||Mechanical Engineering|
|Cari Reiswig||Women's Swimming & Diving||FR||Journalism|
|Taylor Solorio||Women's Swimming & Diving||SO||Kinesiology|
|Julianna Bacelar||Women's Tennis||SR||Business Management|
|Malin Cubukcu||Women's Tennis||FR||Business Administration|
|Justine Deleval||Women's Tennis||SO||Business Finance|
|Marie Klocker||Women's Tennis||SO||Business Management|
|Abbie Pahz||Women's Tennis||FR||Kinesiology|
|Gaelle Rey||Women's Tennis||SO||Business Administration|
|Jessica Willett||Women's Tennis||SR||Kinesiology|
|Jennifer Beckingham||Women's Track & Field||JR||Mathematics|
|Jade Childs||Women's Track & Field||JR||Business Management|
|Breanna Garcia||Women's Track & Field||SR||Psychology|
|Rebecca Garcia||Women's Track & Field||SR||Psychology|
|Nicole Iloanya||Women's Track & Field||FR||Political Science|
|Kelsey Johnson-Upshaw||Women's Track & Field||FR||Kinesiology|
|Allison Kimura||Women's Track & Field||SR||Kinesiology|
|Leah Lambert||Women's Track & Field||FR||Political Science|
|Karina Nunes||Women's Track & Field||SO||Psychology|
|Madiha Raza||Women's Track & Field||SO||Undeclared|
|Lenae Stevens||Women's Track & Field||FR||Health Science|
|Summer Avery||Women's Volleyball||FR||Kinesiology|
|Jamie Hirai||Women's Volleyball||FR||Business Accounting|
|Breann Robinson||Women's Volleyball||FR||Communication Studies|
|Yavianliz Rosado||Women's Volleyball||FR||Political Science|