Aggies Well Represented on 2010 Fall Academic All-WAC Team
Courtesy: New Mexico State University  
Release:  02/07/2011

DENVER (Feb. 7) - Forty-two student-athletes represented New Mexico State University when the Western Athletic Conference recently released the 2010 fall sports Academic All-WAC Team.

The five sports represented were Men's and Women's Cross Country, Football, Soccer and Volleyball.  Football received the most honors with 13, Men's Cross Country tallied 10 and Soccer also had 10 student-athletes honored.

"It is a great honor to have 42 of our Fall 2010 student-athletes be recognized with WAC All-Academic Honors as they continue to represent and exemplify the true essence of being a student-athlete at New Mexico State University," Associate Athletic Director for Student Development and Sport Administrator James Hall said.  "Establishing a balance between academics and athletics is certainly no easy task but these student-athletes have established great study habits, study skills and time management to accomplish such achievement. The department of athletics is extremely proud of these young men and women and wish them continued success in their academic and athletic endeavors at NM State."

To be eligible, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic year, have at least a 3.00 cumulative grade point average and have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's contests.  The following is a list of the fall sport honorees:

2010 Fall Academic All-WAC Teams

Men's Cross Country

Austin Brackeen, Sr.

Anthony Ellis, Jr.

Ryan Fenton, So.

Christopher Galli, Jr.

James Hart, Jr.

Kevin Hemphill, So.

Victor Sanchez, Jr.

Robert Selph, So.

Trevor Serrao, So.

Kevin Taft, Jr.

Women's Cross Country

Brittany Hurtado, Sr.

Adrienne Larson, So.

Chelsa McDonnell, So.

Catlin Osborn, So.

Camile Schultz, So.

Courtney Schultz, So.


Robert Clay, Jr.

Jordan Davenport, Sr.

Dylan Davis, So.

Kenote Howard, Jr.

Todd Lee, Sr.

David Niumatalolo, Sr.

Frank Padilla, Sr.

Brandon Perez, Sr.

Darrius Preston, Jr.

David Quiroga, Jr.

Tanner Rust, So.

Ronny Torres, Sr.

Trevor Walls, Jr.


Mikaela Bitner, So.

Crystal Burns, Jr.

Lauren Cope, Jr.

Cassandra De Leon, Jr.

Courtney Irwin, Jr.

Yolanda McMillion, Jr.

Elizabeth Nordin, Jr.

Vanessa Novella, Jr.

Veronica Subu, Jr.

Vanessa Thomas, Jr.


Kelsey Brennan, Jr.

Jennah DeVires, Jr.

Ellen Miks, So.

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