Mountain West Names 30 Aztecs to Fall All-Academic Team

Aztec cross country's Christine Kent was one of 30 SDSU student-athletes named to the 2016 MW fall all-academic team.
Feb. 21, 2017

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A total of 30 San Diego State student-athletes from four different sports were named to the Mountain West all-academic team for the 2016 fall semester, the league office announced Tuesday morning.

To be eligible for selection, student-athletes must have completed at least one academic term at SDSU while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, and be a starter or significant contributor on their athletic team.

The Aztec football program, winners of two straight MW titles and champions of the 2016 Las Vegas Bowl, had the highest amount of San Diego State honorees on the all-academic squad with 10 selections, including seniors Daniel Brunskill, Arthur Flores and Kyle Kelley.

A total of nine women’s soccer players were recognized as well, along with six women’s cross country runners, including senior Christine Kent, who boasts the highest cumulative grade point average of the SDSU contingent with a 4.00 in nutritional sciences, followed by fellow teammate Lily Seynaeve at 3.90 in kinesiology.

In addition, the MW fall all-academic list featured five Aztec women’s volleyball competitors.

2016 MOUNTAIN WEST FALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM (SDSU only)

Sport Name Class Major
Cross Country Angel Bucci Senior Anthropology
Cross Country Cindy Flores Junior Marketing
Cross Country Christine Kent Senior Nutritional Sciences
Cross Country Cali King Senior Kinesiology
Cross Country Lily Seynaeve Junior Kinesiology
Cross Country Cassidy Towner Junior Kinesiology
Football Daniel Brunskill Senior Kinesiology
Football Troy Cassidy Freshman Undeclared
Football Arthur Flores Senior Computer Science
Football Parker Houston Freshman Kinesiology
Football Kyle Kelley Senior Social Science
Football Isaac Lessard Freshman Criminal Justice
Football Kendrick Mathis Senior Homeland Security
Football Ron Smith Freshman Psychology
Football Sam Tai Senior Homeland Security
Football David Wells Junior Homeland Security
W. Soccer Yasmin Ahooja Freshman Undeclared
W. Soccer Bailey Cook Freshman Kinesiology
W. Soccer Dani DeRosa Junior Biology
W. Soccer Gabby English Freshman Real Estate
W. Soccer Angela Mitchell Junior Kinesiology
W. Soccer Hedda Regefalk Senior Management
W. Soccer Meghan Scudero Freshman Undeclared
W. Soccer Rachel Speros Freshman Computer Science
W. Soccer Darcy Weiser Freshman Undeclared
Volleyball Danielle Bolden Junior Communication
Volleyball Sam McGrath Freshman Marketing
Volleyball Alexandra Psoma Sophomore German
Volleyball Indigo Thompson Sophomore Economics
Volleyball Hannah Turnlund Freshman Kinesiology

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