San Jose—For the second consecutive year, San Jose State women’s swimmer Darcie Anderson has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Women’s At-Large Team for District VIII.
The honor is voted on by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The Academic All-District Team is the first qualifying stage as Anderson now advances to the Capital One Academic All-America Team ballot, where first, second and third team Academic All-America honorees will be selected later this month. To be nominated, a student-athlete must have a 3.30 or better grade point average and participate in at least 50 percent of the team’s contests.
Anderson, a junior from Willows, Calif., competes in the breaststroke for the Spartans. She helped lead San Jose State to back-to-back Western Athletic Conference Championships this season. Anderson swam as part of the winning 200 Medley team at the 2013 WAC Championships. She is a four-time first team and six-time second All-WAC honoree. She swam at the 2012 Olympic Trials in the 100 breaststroke.
A kinesiology major, Anderson is a Dean’s Scholar this year after being named a President’s Scholar in 2012 for achieving a 4.0 for two of her three semesters. She is a three-time Academic All-WAC honoree and a San Jose State Scholar Athlete. Anderson was a 2012 CSCAA Scholar All America Honorable Mention honoree.
DISTRICT 8 - NCAA DIVISION I (AK, AZ, CA, HI, NV, OR, UT, WA, Canada)
|Darcie Anderson||San Jose State||Jr.||Willows, Calif.||3.97||Kinesiology||Swimming|
|Flora Bolonyai||USC||Jr.||Budapest, Hungary||3.39||Economics/Mathematics||Water Polo|
|Laura Claus||San Diego||Sr.||Wiesbaden, Germany||3.96||Finance & Business Administration||Fencing|
|Katie Dick||Washington State||Sr.||Victoria, B.C.||3.98||Philosophy||Crew|
|Amarens Green||Hawaii||Sr.||Gorinchem, Netherlands||3.91||Kinesiology||Water Polo|
|Hailee Hansen||Utah||Jr.||Bountiful, Utah||3.95||Mass Communication||Gymnastics|
|Caitlin Kennedy||Southern Utah||Gr.||Temple, Texas||4.00||Exercise Science||Gymnastics|
|Rachel Palmer||Northern Arizona||Jr.||Bucklands, Beach, Aukland, New Zealand||3.86||Health Sciences-Public Health||Swimming|
|Anna Senko||UCLA||Jr.||Winchester, Mass.||3.91||Communication Studies||Swimming|
|Katie Yamamura||UC Davis||Sr.||Palo Alto, Calif.||3.93||Neurobiology/Physiobiology&Behavior||Gymnastics|