WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -
A total of 84 UC San Diego student-athletes were named to the 2010-11 California Collegiate Athletic Association All-Academic team, it was announced earlier this week by the conference office. In all, 451 athletes from the conference's 12 member institutions earned the distinction.
To qualify for the academic all-conference team, student-athletes must be a varsity letterwinner who competed in one of 12 CCAA-sponsored sports (men's cross country, women's cross country, men's soccer, women's soccer, women's volleyball, men's basketball, women's basketball, men's golf, men's outdoor track and field, women's outdoor track and field, baseball and softball) during the 2010-11 academic year.
Student-athletes must also maintain a GPA of 3.40 or higher in a minimum of 24 semester/36 quarter units completed at the certifying institution.
UCSD had the most All-Academic selections in the conference for the fourth consecutive year, easily surpassing Cal State Monterey Bay's second place total of 47. Cal Poly Pomona and San Francisco State finished tied for third with 43 selections, followed by Chico State (41), Sonoma State (38), Cal State Stanislaus (35), Cal State San Bernardino and Humboldt State (27), Cal State East Bay (25), Cal State L.A. (22) and Cal State Dominguez Hills (19).
The Triton men's track and field team led the way with a total of 22 selections, followed by women's track and field with 16 selections and women's volleyball, which had nine student-athletes receive the honor.
Below is a list of UCSD's 2010-11 All-Academic honorees. For the complete list featuring all 12 CCAA institutions, click here.
Men's Cross Country
Men's Cross Country/Track & Field
Women's Cross Country/Track & Field
Men's Track & Field
Women's Track & Field