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Junior forward Gabi Hernandez was one of 14 women's soccer players to garner CCAA All-Academic distinction for the 2011-12 school year.
UC San Diego Places 86 on CCAA All-Academic Team
Release: Friday 07/25/2012 
by UCSD
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - A total of 86 UC San Diego student-athletes were named to the 2011-12 California Collegiate Athletic Association All-Academic team, it was announced Wednesday by the conference office. In all, 480 athletes from the conference's 12 member institutions earned the distinction.

To qualify for the CCAA All-Academic Award, 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 2011-12 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. Non-graded units may be included in the 24/36 unit total.

UCSD had the most All-Academic selections in the conference for the fifth consecutive season, easily surpassing Cal State Monterey Bay's second place total of 48. The remaining 10 institutions had between 43 and 23 student-athletes who made the list.

The Triton women's soccer team led the way with a total of 14 honorees, followed by men's track and field with 11. Men's cross country/track and field, men's soccer and women's track and field each had eight selections.

Below is a complete list of UCSD's 2011-12 All-Academic honorees. For the complete list featuring all 12 CCAA institutions, click here.

Men's Cross Country/Track & Field
Zach Withall
Dustin Harris
Matt Lenehan
Kellen Levy
Ryan Lok
Ben Rich
Jeremy Riley
John Svet

Women's Cross Country
Alia Bales
Jackie Sikkema
Melissa Le Roux
Michelle Le Roux
Kathryn Turner

Women's Cross Country/Track & Field
Dani Brabender
Catherine Crisp
Elena Inouye
Anneke Kakebeen

Men's Soccer
Andisheh Bagheri
Elan Gefen
Tsuk Haroush
Kian Malek
Kyle Mandala
Harris Rabin
Jordan Valenciano
Adam Zernik

Women's Soccer
Kristin Armstrong
Cassie Callahan
Danielle Dixon
Alexa Enlow
Sarah Garland
Gabi Hernandez
Morgan Jong
Katie Kuykendall
Sarah McTigue
Lindsay Mills
Izzy Pozurama
Sara Spaventa
Jessica Wi
Ellen Wilson

Women's Volleyball
Lizzy Andrews
Katie Condon
Lauren Demos
Amber Hawthorne
Janessa Werhane
Hillary Williamson

Men's Basketball
Dylan Bohanan
Christian Hatch
James McCann
Mackenzie McCullough
Tyler McGrath

Women's Basketball
Daisy Feder
Lauren Freidenberg
Erin Grady
Nadja Kern
Rachel Marty
Emily Osga
Stephanie Yano

Men's Golf
David Smith

Men's Track & Field
David Baker
Benjamin Berthet
Matt Endler
Nathaniel Ford
David Guinasso
Antony Kountouris
Quentin McWhorter
Michael Procopio
Keenan Smith
Shaun Tu
Eric Vetter

Women's Track & Field
Lorato Anderson
Shana Emile
Amanda Horowitz
Eva Isaacs
Natalie Lomayesva
Sabrina Pimentel
Toni Sarge
Aletha Vassilakis

Baseball
Devin Garrett
Jeff Rauh
Elias Tuma

Softball
Camille Gaito
Tess Granath
Annie Heskett
Emily McQuaid
Mya Romero
Anne Wethe

Thursday, May 07
Baseball at Cal State Monterey Bay
7:00 PM
Stockton (Klein Family Field)
Friday, May 08
W Rowing at Day One
All Day
Philadelphia, PA
Baseball at Cal Poly Pomona/Cal State Dominguez Hills
TBA
Stockton (Klein Family Field)
W Water Polo at UCLA
3:30 PM
Stanford
Saturday, May 09
W Rowing at Day Two
All Day
Philadelphia, PA
Baseball at TBD
TBA
Stockton (Klein Family Field)
Track & Field at Cal State L.A. Last Chance Qualifier
11:00 AM
Los Angeles
Thursday, May 14
Baseball at NCAA West Regional
TBA
TBD
Saturday, May 16
M Rowing at Western Sprints Championships
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Thursday, May 21
Track & Field at Day One
All Day
Allendale, MI
Friday, May 22
Track & Field at Day Two
All Day
Allendale, MI
Saturday, May 23
Track & Field at Day Three
All Day
Allendale, MI
Baseball at NCAA Championship
TBA
Cary, NC (USA Baseball National Training Complex)
Friday, May 29
M Rowing at Day One
All Day
Princeton, NJ
W Rowing at Day One
All Day
Rancho Cordova
Jr Triton Club
Gatorade Pong