The SAMMYS were handed out for academic, athletics and community service excellence.
For the third year in a row, a record-number of student-athletes are being honored for superior academic performance.
Allison Meehan and Lyndi Scholl won their sixth match of the season.
15 student-athletes are graduating as cum laude, summa cum laude or magna cum laude.
Third season at San José State.
2015 SAND: Finished the year 2-15...played all 17 matches with Jamie Hirai...11 matches at number-two position and three at third position...won first match at Sacramento State in April...advanced to the quarterfinals of the Sand VB Showcase after a round-one win.
NORTH IDAHO COLLEGE: Played two seasons for coaches Kandice Gregorak and Miles Kydd...averaged 9.17 assists and 0.29 blocks per set in 2013...team finished eighth at the 2012 NJCAA Nationals...earned NJCAA academic honors in 2012 and 2013...named to the NIC Cardinal Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner in volleyball and four-time in track & field at Post Falls High School...played for volleyball coach Willow Hanna...helped team to second-place finish at 2011 Idaho State Tournament...second team all-state and first team All-North Idaho and All-Inland Empire League honoree...also played basketball and participated in track and field...set the school record in the triple jump and played fifth at the state meet her junior year...played club for Post Falls Volleyball Club.
PERSONAL: Majoring in business administration with a minor in marketing...father, Jim, is a sports writer for the Spokesman Review...mother, Jodene, played volleyball at Montana, while both of her sisters (Danielle and Brenna) have played or will be playing volleyball at North Idaho College...enjoys hiking and swimming...Allison Shae Meehan was born on March 5, 1994, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.