SAN RAMON, Calif. - Nine basketball players from the University of California San Diego were named to the California Collegiate Athletic Association's (CCAA) Winter All-Academic Team as the conference announced the honorees Wednesday.
To be eligible, a student-athlete must hold at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA and be of sophomore athletic standing or higher.
The Tritons named to the team were:
Haley Anderson (senior, Human Development)
Shandiin Armao (sophomore, Human Biology)
Marcella Hughes (sophomore, Cognitive & Behavorial Neuroscience)
Beth Mounier (senior, Communication)
Paige Song (junior, Human Development)
Taylor Tanita (junior, Mathematics/Cognitive Science)
Anderson and Klie are three-time CCAA Winter All-Academic selections. Mounier, Song, and Tanita earned the honor in 2015-16 as well.
Overall, 77 CCAA basketball players were recognized this year.